Interim Strategic Sourcing Manager (Professional Services)
Salary Up to £500 per day
Consultant Hannah McDonnell
Date posted 25 March 20192019-03-25 2019-04-24 banking Manchester Greater Manchester GB GBP 500 500 500 DAY Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk
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.
- 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
- Strategic Sourcing experience
- Ability to hit the ground running
- Covered indirect spend
- Experience dealing with senior stakeholders
- Professional Services Sourcing experience (or alternatively HR OR Marketing)
- Worked in a financial services organisation
- Global sourcing experience
- Team leadership experience
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