About Procurement in Home Group

The aim of the procurement team is to ensure that Home Group’s contracts provide excellent value for money whilst exploiting opportunities for continued improvement and economies of scale.  

Our category managers are experts in their field with in depth knowledge of the markets in which the organisation operates.   

The team constantly monitors the supply base and benchmark costs against other providers to ensure the highest quality, and best value, service is provided to the business and its customers.

The mission of the team: ‘To support Home Group in creating measurable advantage by driving procurement efficiency and effectiveness and managing cash, volatility and risk, whilst meeting quality and security of supply’.

This is achieved by:

•    Maintaining an industry competitive procurement capability
•    Ensuring the continued efficiency of the procurement function, whilst focusing on people development
•    Supporting each key stakeholder in reducing costs
•    Improving efficiency throughout the Purchase to Pay process and ERP
•    Managing risk (commodity and supplier)
•    Delivering continuous improvement
•    Capturing more benefit from alternative market sourcing strategies
•    Optimising security of supply all along the value chain (contract management, quality and performance)