Management & Executive
Procurement and Contracts Manager
Milton Keynes (travel) – up to £60,000 + Benefits package
Our client, Energy Development Limited (UK) is part of Energy Development Inc. an Australian based (ASX listed) clean and remote energy company. “Its landfill and coal gas plants in Australia, the US, UK and Greece abate 11 million tonnes a year of carbon dioxide, which would be the equivalent of taking three million cars off the road!” The UK business operates and manages 10 landfill sites powering reciprocating gas generators producing a high-power output.
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a hands-on Procurement and Contracts Manager who has brings strong process, planning and relationship management expertise with suppliers and customers. An understanding for an engineering, energy or operational multi-site business would be beneficial but not essential as the experience and person fit are critical too. Your key objective will be to provide and manage an effective procurement process and function whilst providing governance, advice, guidance and training to colleagues engaging in procurement activity and ensure that suppliers are meeting expectations and compliance obligations. You will be responsible for delivering a competitive commercial framework for the operation and maintenance of the Company’s fleet of circa 60 LFG energy engines through the production of initial contract documentation, tender preparation, analysis, evaluation and negotiation of engineering contracts. You will establish robust mechanisms for the control and management of all of their commercial supply contracts including evaluating and implementing metrics such as supplier performance management.
We are searching for and up and coming hands on procurement leader who has solid communication, people management and leadership skills and the appetite to get best value and make a difference. The right individual will be experienced in commercial contract procurement and management of risk. This is very much a hands-on role; as such you will be expected to spend a substantial time in the field to maximise contractor performance.
Harbury Consulting have been appointed as Energy Developments (UK) Ltd as its retained and exclusive Search and Selection partner. All 3rd party applications will be redirected. To apply please forward a detailed CV in confidence to Harbury Consulting for the attention of our lead consultant Hardeep Lall.