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Operational Procurement Manager

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

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At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

Join us as an Operational Procurement Manager

An Operational Procurement Manager is responsible for providing a professional operational leadership role to SER Fleet Maintenance & Spares Business areas conducting procurement and supply chain processes.

Key responsibilities and challenges:

Drive Operational Procurement team performance via established / additional KPIs. Devise & implement standardised procurement processes across Fleet Maintenance & Spares Businesses.

Share best practice procurement processes between Derby & rest of UKSEAASA

Develop relationship with senior project leaders/ depot materials teams and review procurement service levels to internal customers.

Lead ad-hoc projects in relation to the Ops Procurement team (e.g. supplier portal implementation,

SAP Cbom pricing solutions, integrated supply-chain redesign etc)

Investigate and deploy automated transaction solutions to reduce manual workload in Ops

Procurement team (e.g. admin time, auto preq conversion, document email solutions etc.).


• Education required: Degree level, CIPS qualified, previous relevant managerial/supervisory experience

• More than 5 years exerience

• Computer skills required: Understanding of SAP & Excel, ability to understand data

• Requirement to travel to suppliers UK & very occasionally Overseas as well as various UK based operational sites

• Knowledge of ERP material processes

• Root-cause analysis / problem solving techniques

• Supply-chain management

• Inventory management

• Lean manufacturing experience

• Strategic / task orientated

Job: General Management
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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