Click on the coloured buttons below to see an overview of some of the roles available within this area of the business. The boxes to the right give you an idea of what the role entails, the experience you might need to carry out the role as well as some qualifications that may be desirable to the recruiting manager.


Procurement Controller

What will I be responsible for?

Demonstrably delivers the procurement and supply chain objectives approach, strategy, framework principles and processes, including direct accountability for key supplier rationalisation and procurement projects

What decision/change authority will I have?

Is expected to deliver bespoke projects, strategic sourcing initiatives and category strategies for a defined range of products/service areas

Who will I work with?

Interacts with internal and external stakeholders, Operations Directors, Operations Managers, Contracts Managers. Ability to build relationships at all levels

What projects/people will I lead?

Uses resources available to deliver outputs efficiently and on time
Addressable spend: £50m+. Total Category Areas +10. Total Supply Base (Direct Accountability): >1,000/(75). Process Owner: Purchase-2-Pay, Source to market. Range of stakeholders: 10 primary/20 secondary

What technical expertise will I need?

Demonstrable experience in sourcing projects and category management

What experience will I need?

Track record of delivering cost-reduction based projects, optimally related to running tenders and/or driving efficiences around third party spend. Strong management and numerical skills. Proficient in working within a matrix environment

Will I need formal qualifications?

Can I take ownership of my personal development?

Yes! Visit The learning zone (via the Milife homepage) to complete any one of the following eLearning courses:

Corporate Induction
Equality & Diversity (online)
Effective communication skills
Presentation skills
Advanced Excel functionality
Time Management
Networking skills

Where else will my skills and experience be relevant

Many of the skills you demonstrate within your current role will be transferable to a variety of roles within other areas of Mitie. Click on the function icons below to see where your current skillset could take you.

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