Procurement Sourcing Specialist – IT & FM 12 month FTC

Portfolio Procurement
City of London
17 Jul 2019
28 Jul 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

A global leader in the legal industry with a multi–national presence has a 12 month FTC for a Procurement and Sourcing Analyst to come in a primarily focus on IT and FM spend.

Key competencies in this position are to negotiate terms/commercials with suppliers, partner with internal stakeholders to understand their needs and to analyse current spend to advise where improvements can be identified in IT and FM.

Role & responsibilities:

  • Support the Head of IT and Head of FM on identifying cost saving opportunities
  • Review new and existing contracts and try to identify cost or service improvement opportunities
  • Negotiate with new, existing and the company's key supplier base
  • Analytical approach to present back to the business on improvements
  • Make sure all contracts and spend data is recorded accurately and regularly
  • Advise and suggest guidance through tender process with the team
  • Prepare and draft tender documents for all levels of procurements

Experience & requirements:

  • Worked in a procurement environment, across as broad a spend as possible
  • Been involved in all parts of the procurement process at some points through career
  • Proven experience in creating benefits from negotiating commercials with suppliers
  • Analytical skills and experience with spend & contract reviews
  • Being able to work autonomously without hand–holding
  • Degree / CIPS preferable – not essential