Job Description

  • Job Reference:965893CRR_1624364456

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: IT Services

  • Contact Name: Christian Rowles

  • Job Location: Coventry

  • Job Title: Procurement Manager - Professional & Corporate Services

  • Job Salary: £50000 - £55000 Per Annum

Job Start Date: ASAP

A truly global, FTSE listed company has a brand new opportunity for a Category Manager HR/Professional Services expert to join a growing procurement team through a period of transformation.

Professional Services: Financial Services, Consultancy, Tax, Audit & Training.. HR category exposure: Contingent Labour, L&D, Pensions, Benefits & Healthcare

You will be reporting directly into the Head of Procurement to implement strategies and improve services to the company where possible. Hybrid working model when the business start to come back into the office, expecting around 2 to 3 days in the office

Role and responsibilities:

* Reporting into the Head of Procurement to ensure best services across HR/Professional Services related categories
* End-to-end procurement management, sourcing to on-going SRM
* Negotiate on new and existing contracts, to drive down costs to the company
* Implement SLAs into contracts to ensure service delivery is at optimum level
* Influence key stakeholders in the business to define new and effective procurement strategies
* Bring previous expertise of improving processes of any current policies
* Manage multi-million £ spends across assigned sub-categories
* Identify new potential suppliers and cost saving opportunities by using market knowledge

Experience and requirements:

* Proven procurement experience in HR/Professional Services categories
* Achievements within an organisation either by improved service delivery or significant cost savings
* Worked within a large, multi-site, multi-national organisation
* Able to work under heavy work load in a fast paced, busy environment
* No issues with negotiating and influencing all levels of internal customer / stakeholder
* Managed a led projects from start to finish, autonomously
* Experience in building relationships in varied environments
* Ideally CIPS and degree qualified not essential



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