Indirect Procurement Specialist, Magic-Circle Law Firm

Location
London
Salary
GBP50000 - GBP58000 per annum +
Posted
05 May 2021
Closes
04 Jun 2021
Ref
BBBH13412.1119
Contact
George Beale
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Indirect Procurement Specialist - Magic-Circle Law Firm - London + home working - £50-58k + package

This global law firm, operating in 50 offices globally and renowned as being one of the most reputable and top 10 performing firms, are looking to add to their newly formed centralised procurement function in London with the addition of a strategic and developing procurement specialist to work closely with senior industry established category managers and the global head of.

This is a greenfield procurement team, with significant plans across the next 3 - 5 years to development the function. The global head of function is committed to providing considerable development and time to junior team members, plus full strategic reign for their category managers. This will be a development role, where you will work closely with senior category managers, with the aim of fast progression into a global management position.

Procurement Specialist role outline:

  • Strategic Sourcing & Category Management - where you will undertake industry and market analysis, conduct supplier negotiations and support in the development and implementation of procurement strategy plans
  • Guidance and strategic stakeholder engagement - leading and executing projects, influencing commercial decisions and proactively engaging with the business and service functions
  • Responsible and the lead point for the firm's strategic suppliers, effectively the face of the organisation in supplier management
  • Take control of your progression within the organisation with advantageous opportunities for personal and professional development

Experience required:

  • A proven procurement background and experiences within a professional services environment, with strong understanding of indirect categories and strategic procurement process
  • Analytically minded and able to manage full spend reviews
  • Contract management experience is also vital
  • Bachelor's degree education / CIPS is preferred however not essential

If you are a developing and ambitious procurement specialist, looking to step in a global law firm, coupled with a growing and greenfield procurement function, please apply through the following domain or with a copy of your cv to jobsgb@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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