Interim Strategic Sourcing Manager (Professional Services)

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Lancashire
Salary
500.00 - 500.00 GBP Daily + £500/day
Posted
25 Mar 2019
Closes
22 Apr 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Currently recruiting for an Interim Strategic Sourcing Manager for a leading financial services organisation based in Manchester City Centre.

The role is covering Professional Services Sourcing and will consider candidates with Professional Services; HR; Marketing OR General Indirects sourcing/category experience.

The role is sitting within a large procurement team with responsibility for executing & shaping deals within professional services sourcing. You will be regularly dealing with senior stakeholders. You will be required to provide category knowledge & sourcing support in order to manage commercial negotiations with 3rd parties, liaise with key business users across the organisation to ensure favourable commercial terms which mitigate business risk. Responsible for ensuring end to end sourcing cycle visibility, creating line of sight on demand, cost, service & risk.

Responsibilities:

* End to end Sourcing (RFPs; RFX; commercial negotiations)

* Build & maintain relationships with stakeholders

* Covering global sourcing

* Sourcing for Professional Services covering Audit & Assurance; Management Consultancy; Mortgages; Legal services

Essential Criteria:

* Strategic Sourcing experience

* Ability to hit the ground running

* Covered indirect spend

* Experience dealing with senior stakeholders

Desirable Criteria:

* MCIPS

* Professional Services Sourcing experience (or alternatively HR OR Marketing)

* Worked in a financial services organisation

* Global sourcing experience

* Team leadership experience

If you are interested in the above opportunity then please do click to apply