Project Manager – Process Optimisation
We are working with a huge engineering client who are based in Farnborough on an exciting new contract Project Manager opportunity.
As part of a wider corporate project around efficiency and effectiveness, the Procurement Function are reviewing and identifying opportunities for core activity optimisation (e.g. removal of duplication, establishing centres of excellence etc.).
A dedicated Project Manager is required to support the following:
- Project Coordination: General project planning and coordination of functional inputs to the wider corporate project – establishing the drum beat within the function and driving actions to completion.
- Process Optimisation/Value Stream Mapping: Review of in scope activities through a value stream lens to validate thinking of future way of working (local, Centre of Excellence, Transactional service etc.).
This role does not need to be a Procurement professional – knowledge of Procurement would be good, but absolutely more important is Pan-Business Improvement Projects – combining Program and Enterprise interests.
The successful candidate will have direct interaction with the Chief Procurement Officer and senior functional leadership team and should therefore be comfortable with operating at a Senior Leader engagement level.
This role will not have direct authority and therefore will need strong collaboration skills.
PLEASE NOTE: This position has been assess as INSIDE IR35
AAP3 is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.