Strategic Sourcing Consultant

Republic of Ireland
EUR340 - EUR350 per day +
04 Jan 2019
03 Feb 2019
Shiva Davoodi
Job Level
Consultant, Manager
Full Time

Leading blue-chip organisation - Dublin - £320pd/ €350pd
Job Title: Interim Procurement Sourcing Consultant - Construction/Engineering
Location: Ireland
Day rate: £300-320pd
Contact: Shiva at

My client, the industry leading engineering organisation, is looking for a skilful procurement consultant to spearhead the development and execution of strategic sourcing activities across the procurement function. As the company are entering a period of riveting innovation and unprecedented growth, you will be the leading consultant on complex projects using your expertise in engineering to set strategy across the group.
Working at the heart of the most crucial area of the business, you will have the opportunity to work autonomously, using your expert knowledge in construction, engineering or technology to assist you during the complex strategic sourcing projects. Fully embedded within the procurement function, you will have full exposure to c-level stakeholders and will be able to utilise your key negotiation skills as the organisation continues growth.
As a Procurement Sourcing Specialist, you will be responsible for:

  • Leading the company's cost savings and revenue generation business goals through the sourcing process for large spend category areas
  • Drive all aspects of complex strategic sourcing process, including but not limited to, taking lead on contract negotiations of business and pricing terms and conditions, conducting research and providing benchmark data on pricing and/or other key terms
  • Present new products, technologies and services from existing or new suppliers to clients

As a procurement sourcing specialist, you will have:

  • Strong background in Engineering, construction or telecommunications is essential
  • Installation background is preferred with knowledge in the following areas beneficial but by no means essential
    • transport elements (routers, ROADM, WDM, network elements)
    • Primary and secondary DC power systems (PDBs, cabling requirements, BDFBs)
    • Fibre optics (cabling and applications)
  • Knowledge of strategic sourcing ideally in networks and infrastructure

This is a fantastic opportunity an ambitious and dynamic IT procurement expert to join a globally recognised organisation. For more information or to apply, please send your CV to
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