Sourcing Manager AVP

Recruiter
Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Location
Manchester
Salary
45000.00 - 55000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
09 Oct 2019
Closes
23 Oct 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My Financial Services client are looking for a talented Sourcing Manager who possesses extensive experience within Indirect Procurement to join their team on a permanent basis

Client Details

My client is a household name in the financial services sector that are currently looking for a talented Sourcing Manager with extensive Indirect Procurement experience to join their team on a permanent basis.

Description

The Role

  • Sourcing is responsible for managing all external third party spend in order to optimise, balancing costs against service levels and risks for the business.
  • The role holder will be a sourcing manager within a team of sourcing managers with responsibility to shape and execute deals within the Sourcing domain with a prime focus on Business Process Outsourcing and Collections & Recoveries.
  • The role holder will manage commercial negotiations with third parties and liaise with legal to ensure favourable commercial terms which mitigate business risk.
  • Scope of negotiations will include all businesses and geographies.
  • Support the Team Lead and Category Managers with the day to day management of key stakeholders and executing deals according to policy and agreed time–lines.



Profile

The Person

  • Experience in sourcing and procurement with a reputable global firm
  • Proven results in negotiating with suppliers and delivering tangible value for money and cost savings
  • Proven experience working with senior stakeholders
  • Commercial knowledge of value and drivers
  • Global multi–national company experience
  • Analytical mind–set – leave no stone unturned
  • Solution oriented, strives to meet or exceed stakeholder expectations
  • Confident team player who takes ownership and leads by example
  • Project Management and execution
  • Financial services industry experience
  • Experience in Fraud and risk solutions, and working with credit rating agencies
  • MCIPS would be preferred
  • Flexibility for occasional international travel may be needed

Job Offer

My client are looking to offer a base salary of up to GBP55k plus competitive package for the ideal candidate