Sourcing Manager - IT/Business Process Outsourcing

International Permanent £42,000 - £52,000
  • Flexible working and generous benefits package
  • Excellent exposure and development opportunities

About Our Client

The client is a leading insurer involved in motor, home, life, pet, business and other areas of cover.

Job Description

  • Category planning and management
  • Ensuring all activity within the category is compliant
  • Develop and deliver sourcing and contracting strategies across the various categories responsible for
  • Accountable for all stages of the procurement process (whether handled individually or by direct report) including supplier and contract negotiations
  • Leading on and then implementing contractual arrangements in lieu of developing supplier relationships
  • Communicating with senior stakeholders to influence and define development of sourcing strategy and its corresponding implementation
  • Responsible for all external supplier spend within the category in order to drive savings and timely, quality delivery of sourcing projects

The Successful Applicant

  • Strong analytical skills and highly numerate
  • Strong communication skills
  • Adept at negotiation with senior management, and evidence of good negotiation including in the sphere of contracts
  • Knowledge and experience of running RFXs
  • History of successfully delivering savings in the specified category
  • Ideally 3 years or more experience in the relevant categories

What's on Offer

  • Progression and development within the business
  • Generous benefits package that includes work from home flexibility, as well as reduced insurance cover, a bonus and excellent pension contribution
  • Working from home as things stand and only required to go into the office for key meetings in the longer term
Contact
Josh Campbell
Quote job ref
JN-072021-2936250
Phone number
+442072692596

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Consultant name
Josh Campbell
Consultant phone
+442072692596
Job reference
JN-072021-2936250