Strategic Sourcing Manager - Ldn - £50-60k

GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum +
24 Aug 2018
23 Sep 2018
Specialist Area
Job Level
Full Time

This fast paced, growing, innovative, blue chip brand are looking to add to their ever expanding Procurement function. This is an excellent opportunity to develop your Procurement skills and join the Procurement team of a prestigious market leader, well recognised in their field. Not only will you have the ability to work autonomously and take control of your own career path, there is also emphasis on growth within the company - exposure to quality training and experience in the Procurement field. Given the company's success and reputation you will have the opportunity to work on large and complex projects allowing you to hone your Procurement abilities and show off your skills, adding value to the business.

The role will involve:

  • Managing and being accountable for the strategic sourcing and procurement - in line with the needs and wants of the business across the indirects categories, notably FM, professional services and marketing
  • Providing guidance and training on strategic sourcing across the team
  • Analysis of suppliers in terms of compliance and risk analysis - ensuring approvals are made
  • Maintaining and building supplier relationships - whilst also being responsible for making sure quality of service and contract requirements are being met

Key Skills:

  • Excellent track record of making savings across multiple indirects categories including FM, professional services and marketing
  • A very strategic mind-set and exceptional organisation - with the ability to lead as well as work within a team
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and communicative ability - with the ability to influence co-workers and stakeholders
  • First rate market knowledge and awareness
  • End to end procurement experience
  • Strong negotiating skills
  • Degree/MCIPS (preferable)

Why Apply?

  • An unrivalled opportunity to join a brand that provides the platform for personal and career growth whilst also providing valuable industry experience
  • Access to complex and exciting Procurement projects
  • Excellent opportunity to expand your management experience across the indirects categories
  • Work alongside like-minded individuals in a forward thinking, innovative environment
  • Opportunity to join an expanding prestigious brand that is growing year on year

To have an opportunity to take advantage of this exciting new Procurement position and become a vital part of a new team; making a difference to one of the world's most prominent companies - please send your CV to

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