Role details

Market Data Sourcing Manager

England   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global Procurement of market Data Services
  • Supporting Commercial and Institutional Banking division

About Our Client

Blue chip retail bank

Job Description

This is a crucial role for the development of a responsible and forward thinking procurement strategy across the whole of CIB. You'll be providing supply chain leadership and commercial management on key contracts and agreements, but you'll also be using your expertise and experience to support the development of broader global strategy. Working alongside senior stakeholders, you'll be developing sourcing strategies that are aligned with our core values and deliver benefit for our business and customers, on an annual spend of around £100 million. You'll be managing large global sourcing projects, while proactively assisting with business-as-usual requirements in a fast paced business environment. You'll build effective networks with global clients and colleagues across our supply base, regions and business units to ensure we're securing great value from our supply markets and we're well positioned for the future.
Your responsibilities will include:
*Designing and implementing the global strategies to deliver sourcing benefits on annual spend of c. £100m
*Providing supply chain leadership, commercial management and lead roll out of key contracts/agreements for agreed global sourcing categories.
*Supporting the integration of new acquisitions into existing commercial arrangements to provide seamless transition into our operating model
*Minimising commercial and legal risk across all areas within your remit, and managing supply chain risk in critical areas
*Assisting with the delivery of Supplier Management activities and working closely with our Procurement Services teams to deliver measurable, consistent and on-going benefits
*Running Key Supplier Management programmes with business critical Market Data Vendors including the chairing of monthly meetings and acting as a point of escalation across a wide range of issues for business stakeholders

The Successful Applicant

For this challenging role, we're ideally looking for someone with strong procurement experience, excellent understanding of Market Data products, vendors and services, and knowledge of investment banking and trading activity. As you'll be working in a fast paced global trading environment, demonstrable supplier management experience and negotiation abilities will be essential. You'll need excellent stakeholder management skills, to build trusting, productive and long-lasting relationships among global clients and colleagues, and successful project delivery experience will put you in good stead.
You'll need great strategic and creative vision, to help guide the development of our category strategy, and also strong analytic and quantitative skills to effectively put ideas into practice. Both excellent analytic and communication skills will be a serious asset, with the ability to draw from large and complex sources of data the essentials required to produce lucid and insightful reports and presentations.

What's on Offer

Our client is offering a competitive salary plus 30% cash and benefit funding programme that can be tailored to suit your individual needs. In addition, they provide a wide selection of exclusive lifestyle offers, development and learning programmes, services and support designed to help you manage and balance your work/life priorities.

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