Procurement Manager- Professional Services

Location
Manchester
Salary
GBP45000 - GBP50000 per annum +
Posted
18 Sep 2017
Closes
18 Oct 2017
Ref
13859758/001
Contact
Daniel Wood
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading insurance brand is looking to bring in a Procurement Manager to join a procurement team that is growing rapidly and is going through a time of genuine change and development

Client Details

Insurance business based in Manchester

Description

You will be expected to take a leading role in the sourcing of all professional services spend within Legal, Consultancy, Training and HR
You will be tasked with gaining an insight into business requirements whilst delivering savings through best in class processes
You will be involved with high level stakeholder management
You will be developing innovative and sustainable procurement processes as well as relationships with suppliers
You will also be managing a team, using your knowledge to bring on those around you

Profile

Specific experience with a previous focus on professional services procurement and ideally Legal.
A high level of commercial acumen
Previous people management experience would be ideal
Previous examples of innovative thinking in processes and procedures
Educated to degree level or equivalent
Relevant business qualification e.g. CIPS

Job Offer

This role is a genuine opportunity to join a company that is carving an innovative procurement pathway and investing within its team.