Global Category Manager - HR & Professional Services

Location
London
Salary
GBP60000 - GBP80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
21 Sep 2020
Closes
21 Oct 2020
Ref
BBBH12553
Contact
Adam Venting
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Global Category Manager - HR & Professional Services Procurement - FTSE 100 - London + Home Working - £60,000 - 80,000 + Benefits + Bonus

This aggressively growing manufacturing giant is going through a large-scale procurement transformation to centralise and evolve their global procurement team.

Consequently, the Firm is seeking a senior procurement expert with HR & Services category expertise to gain control of an escalating spend through skilful sourcing, supplier management and stakeholder engagement.

Global Category HR & Professional Services Procurement role profile: -

  • Developing strong relationships with executive level stakeholders, encouraging key business figures to engage earlier in the process to enable a bigger procurement impact
  • Building a pipeline of procurement projects for HR Services categories including Executive Coaching, L&D, Health Insurance & Employee Benefits, Recruitment / Contingent Labour
  • Driving standardisation of processes and operations, ensuring compliance to central Procurement policy by educating senior staff and maintaining engagement
  • Consolidating a large vendor base to facilitate more strategic supplier relationships and leverage greater value and minimise contractual risk
  • Instilling a high performance culture across the Procurement community, helping this improving function to score highly against stakeholder satisfaction and cost savings targets

Required skills / background: -

  • Impressive procurement & strategic sourcing career to date with evidence of constant progression and impressive commercial achievements (cost savings, risk mitigation, strategic supplier relationships established etc)
  • HR & Services category expertise
  • Strong demand management, financial analysis, research and presentation skills
  • Degree & MCIPS preferred though not essential

To find out more and apply please send your CV to jobsAV@bramwithconsulting.co.uk or directly through this page.

Key skills: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, negotiation, stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, vendor management, purchasing, buying, Indirect, HR Procurement, Professional Services Procurement

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