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“As a CPO you probably spend 80 per cent of your time selling your change project, or changing suppliers, to top management, and 20 per cent of your time negotiating with your suppliers,” he said. “You leave the negotiation space to your team, but you spend most of your time selling your transformation project to the top management.”
The company, which owns brands such as Berghaus and Speedo, has promoted Rock from his previous position as managing director of the company's lifestyle division.
Mitchell will be responsible for developing and maintaining a strong supply base for the range of products produced by the aerospace systems division, including the production of unmanned aircraft.
A study, carried out by research firm Development Economics on behalf of McDonald's UK, predicts this figure will increase to £109 billion over the next five years.
Scottish government CPO and commercial director Alastair Merrill has announced he is leaving his role to become vice principal at the University of St Andrews.
Supply chain vacancies grew by nearly 50 per cent in the third quarter of 2014 compared with the same period in 2013, new figures from recruiter Robert Walters reveal.
You need to ensure your organisation stands out as there are more jobs in procurement and supply than candidates looking for new roles, said Lee Gudgeon of recruitment company Reed.
“It’s great for my team, it’s great for myself, it’s a really great honour,” Lesbros, chief procurement officer at Britvic, told SM.
“CPOs with greater aspirations need to actively manage their careers and seek to gain visibility on the senior team and recognition as a strategic contributor,” a report from Korn Ferry said.
Britvic CPO Fabienne Lesbros pick up the award for CIPS Procurement and Supply Chain Management Professional of the Year, and Owen Standen, senior vice president of professional services at Citi, was selected as Young Professional of the Year.
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