Procurement Risk Manager

Job Type:
Job Sector:
South East
£40,000 per annum
Job Ref:

Procurement Risk Manager 12 Month FTC

Up to �40,000


A market leading manufacturer of fire detection equipment are actively looking to recruit an Procurement Risk Manager to join the Technical and Sales team on a 12 month fix term contract basis. Due to long term growth within the business, the time has come for a Procurement Risk Manager to step in and assess potential risks, costs and find alternative ways to tackle the problems often found in the Electronics market. The company offers 25 days annual leave, flexi time, professional developing and a great benefits scheme.

Ideally, you will have experience of working with company projects, familiarity with manufacturing and production departments and must have a basic understanding of Electronics, components and data sheets.
You will be responsible for the identification and management of increasing lead-times/obsolescence for both commodity and bespoke electronic components, ensuring no loss of product supply due to component availability issues. The role also comes with the responsibility to project manage the resolution of multiple alternative components across multiple departments such as Procurement, Product Management, Technical, Conformance, Quality etc. This will include products to approve alternative components with approval bodies.

Essential Experience
-Proven experience in leadership of multi-functional teams, in a production or development environment
-Knowledge of Electronics & the Electronics component market
-Ability to make autonomous basic assessments on the viability and implications of alternative electronic components
-Experience negotiating with non-stakeholders to deliver business priorities

Desirable Experience
-Appreciation of Electronics Product Development processes
-Experience of working within a regulated industry

If you would like to apply, please email an up to date CV to or call 02392 314 683 for a confidential chat

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Contact Details:
Tel: 02392314683
Fax: 023 9237 4445
Contact: Aarron Jones

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