At Farah we thrive on seeing happy guests, colleagues and partners. We believe that each individual that we meet is important, and that we can make a positive difference to their lives.
Our purpose is to create happiness one smile at a time The will be in charge of the development and delivery of a centre of excellence which provides procurement and analytical expertise, including research, cost modelling, analytical support services and reporting, enabling informed, accurate and robust senior management, category management and supply chain decision-
making and strategy execution.
Working with procurement and business partners to assess business needs and contribute meaningfully to the development of procurement and category management strategies
To conduct appropriate gap analysis and develop data structures to bridge gaps between current state and business needs
Interpreting & analysing data structures to create meaningful Business Intelligence and Management
Reporting Information supported by accurate and credible background and recommendations where appropriate Critical to effective ongoing management of a broadening portfolio across sourcing strategy data, budget planning, internal and supplier performance management.
Will undertake research, cost modelling and analysis of supply markets to identify opportunities and inform sourcing strategies
Develop and provide suites of effective and accurate management and supply chain performance reports.
Applying risk management and compliance checks when researching and analysing supply markets and contract performance to identify potential risks and trigger risk mitigation and management responses.
Manage partner supply chain and end user functions with additional supply chain related MI where required
As an ideal candidate, you should have :
About 5+ years’ experience in a similar role within a leading procurement environment
Demonstrable understanding of and abilities in, Category management strategies, Procurement, supplier & supply chain performance reporting and ERP / Operating process gap analysis and improvement.
Excellent analytical skills
Advanced skills in excel (ideally having undertaken certified training)