Procurement Manager

Job Description

G4S is the world’s leading global, integrated security company specialising in the delivery of security and related services to customers across six continents.

Currently, they are seeking a Procurement Manager with the proven track record in the relevant industry.


Job Purpose:

To manage and oversee the national procurement and purchasing function

Reports to: Finance Director

Direct Subordinates: Buyers


Key Areas of Responsibilities but Not Limited to: 

  • Development and implementation of sound Policies and Procedures in line with Procurement Strategy
  • Conduct, negotiate and manage Suppliers, service level agreements and new procurement deals
  • Management of centralized purchasing function
  • Manage the budget/expenses – Capex and Opex
  • Staff management and development
  • Health and Safety

The Successful Applicant Must Have the Following:

  • A Bchelor’s Degree level of qualification or equivalent and a formal Purchasing Post-Graduate certificate or similar
  • Project management
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a procurement role
  • Contract negotiation, drafting and management of the tendering processes
  • Previous experience in sourcing and managing large and specialist supply contracts
  • Experience of evaluating both the in-house and external supply service delivery models.
  • Good financial management and written skills