Procurement at MBDA
Stevenage, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
August 2015 to Present
Senior Buyer - IT
September 2013 to August 2015
London, United Kingdom
Sourcing Executive (Buyer)
October 2011 to September 2013
SELEX Systems Integration Inc.
Lead Category Buyer, Indirect Procurement
May 2010 to October 2011
Influencing and Persuading with an Introduction to Negotiation
2015 to 2015
Chartered Institure of Procurement and Supply Chain
NVQ Work based NVQ- CIPS Level 4 (Studying towards)
University of Hertfordshire
BA (Hons) Modern History 2:1
2007 to 2010
The Nobel School
1999 to 2007
What company does Kyle Brown work for?
Kyle Brown works for MBDA
What is Kyle Brown's role at MBDA?
Kyle Brown is Procurement
What industry does Kyle Brown work in?
Kyle Brown works in the Defense & Space industry.
An experienced procurement professional possessing knowledge and understanding of both strategic and tactical purchasing across differing sectors. Ability to develop and implement best procurement practice and strategy within category to achieve improvement and success. A proven individual and team member with the ability and drive to make a tangible contribution to the business, demonstrating commercial acumen, enthusiasm and passion for the procurement function.Procurement @ From August 2015 to Present (5 months) Senior Buyer - IT @ From September 2013 to August 2015 (2 years) London, United KingdomSourcing Executive (Buyer) @ During my time at Computacenter I worked within two categories (Peripherals & Options as well as Server) developing key supplier relationships to ensure supply chain efficiencies and best procurement practice. Negotiation of best commercial terms with suppliers, ensuring SLA's were followed as outlined in the contract. • SRM (HP, Dell, Kingston Memory, Hypertec, Nvidia) • Negotiation • Stakeholder Management • Data Analysis • Stock Management • Tendering From October 2011 to September 2013 (2 years) Lead Category Buyer, Indirect Procurement @ A multinational company owned by Finmeccanica SpA, that supplies consulting services, systems integration and bespoke training and simulation solutions to government and industry both internationally and domestically with a turnover of more than €100m. • Category Management • Contracts • Supplier Negotiations • Stakeholder Management • Spend Analysis Key acheivement: Exceeded savings target set by Head of Procurement and COO within indirect spend area. From May 2010 to October 2011 (1 year 6 months) Influencing and Persuading with an Introduction to Negotiation @ Hemsley Fraser From 2015 to 2015 NVQ, Work based NVQ- CIPS Level 4 (Studying towards) @ Chartered Institure of Procurement and Supply ChainBA (Hons), Modern History, 2:1 @ University of Hertfordshire From 2007 to 2010 The Nobel School From 1999 to 2007 Kyle Brown is skilled in: Procurement, Strategic Sourcing, Supplier Management, Sourcing, Stakeholder Management, Purchasing, Contract Negotiation, Negotiation, Supply Chain Management, Vendor Management, Supply Chain, SAP, ERP, Category Management, Category Analysis
Extraversion (E), Intuition (N), Thinking (T), Judging (J)
1 year(s), 5 month(s)
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