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Sourcing Manager- Professional Services/HR

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom

  • Excellent development and progression opportunities
  • Exciting complex and high value Procurement projects to take a lead on

About Our Client

High profile professional services organisation.

Job Description

  • Lead the development and delivery of sourcing and contracting strategies across a range of complex and strategic categories and suppliers (HR, Professional Services, Travel)
  • Deliver all sourcing activity (individual and any direct reports, including RFX, RFP, complex supplier negotiations and contracting)
  • Taking lead on the implementation and contractual arrangements that are aligned with supplier and relationship strategies
  • Liaising with senior stakeholders in order to influence and define the contracting and sourcing strategy development and implementation
  • You will be responsible for all external supplier spend within the designated category of expertise, driving breakthrough results for the organisation through effective development and delivery of sourcing and contracting strategies

The Successful Applicant

  • Must demonstrate strong sourcing experience, ideally within HR, Professional Services and Travel however, other indirect services would work if you can demonstrate adaptability.
  • Someone who is highly commercial and can utilise excellent project management skills to lead on sophisticated areas of spend would be perfect.
  • You'll need to use your competitor and industry knowledge to drive innovation and commercial value.
  • Able to build and influence stakeholder relationships to a senior level
  • Able to demonstrate examples of complex negotiation and running RFP's, and a proven track record of Procurement delivery/savings.
  • A strong communicator and an inquisitive attitude would also do well.

What's on Offer

  • Good level of autonomy to lead on projects with a strong support network in place
  • Strong progression and development opportunities
  • Market leading organisation
  • Award winning team

More Info / Apply

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