Procurement with Principles


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Jim Goodhead FCIPS, Chartered Engineer, Supply Chain, CPO, Procurement Director. High level supply chain and procurement leader with 25 years experience across many industries and sectors. Whether its public or private sector, Jim has vast procurement experience, together with professional leadership, change management and acumen will add value to every procurement and supply chain situation. Experienced negotiator and team builder , Jim will offer unique solutions to whatever challenges you are facing. Remembering one approach doesn’t fit all situations, we need different solutions for different challenges.  Jim’s experience across multiple sectors can craft the unique solutions that is needed.

Stour Procurement was founded in 2016 by Jim Goodhead to offer “Consultancy services for all your procurement and supply chain needs”. Whether its a SME or FT100 listed.

Jim has worked across many sectors during his 25 years in procurement and supply chain management. Having graduated as a Professional Chartered Engineer, Jim then made a career move into Procurement and Supply Chain Management. During this time Jim has gained experience in many areas and projects . Whether its running a large multi-site team, cost reduction programs, strategic procurement transformation, implementing ERP systems, Risk management , managing stakeholders or SRM, Jim can help your organization achieves its needs.

Jim is a Fellow of the Institute of Procurement and Supply, with a MSc in Engineering and Business Management. And he’s well versed in 6 sigma and lean principles. He has written articles in the procurement press about global supply chains and relationship management. He contributes monthly to the highly respected Purchasing Managers Index.