Strategic Sourcing Associate

East Sussex
GBP40000.00 - GBP45000.00 per annum +
10 Aug 2017
09 Sep 2017
Richard Johnson
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

A Sourcing Specialist job at a top employer based on the South Coast paying up to £45,000 plus great benefits

Your new company
Your company is a top employer on the South Coast, with a globally recognised brand and significant growth opportunities. Your company has recently engaged in a major change program so they are looking for strong dynamic people to help them shape the business going forward. They are known for supporting people who perform well and this role will give you a huge opportunity to progress within the business, for the long-term.

Your new role
In your new job, you will be a Sourcing Specialist, working closely with various business arms to execute sourcing and category strategies. You will be leading all sourcing activities for given categories, finding best value suppliers, and using your acumen to increase profitability and revenue where possible. This is time of great change in the business so you will have the ability to develop the strategy of the categories that you work on. You will be responsible for building relationships with key stakeholders across the business to ensure that procurement is represented effectively.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in your new job you will need to have extensive procurement experience, working ideally on indirect procurement or in the service sector. Key to your success will be demonstrable experience leading categories and developing successful strategies. You will need to be analytical, with experience managing finance and major change projects.

What you'll get in return
In return for this job, you will be remunerated with up to £45,000 plus outstanding benefits and great career opportunities. This company has just reorganised their procurement structure, and if the right person comes into the business you can shape procurement into the future. If you are able to hit the ground running here, there are real progression opportunities going forward.

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