Procurement Category Specialist - Indirects

Location
London
Salary
GBP45000 - GBP55000 per annum +
Posted
02 Nov 2021
Closes
02 Dec 2021
Ref
BBBH15776.8768765
Contact
Adam Venting
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Specialist
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Category Specialist - Marketing & Indirects - Global Professional Services Giant - £45k - £55k + Benefits - London or Birmingham & Remote Working available

Contact: JobsAV@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

Following a global restructure, this leading Professional Services giant has an opening for a polished and fast-progressing indirect procurement professional. The successful candidate will join a dynamic organisation and well respected brand, working closely with global colleagues to enact procurement strategy across the marketing and indirect services spend.

As a Category Specialist you will: -

  • Own the cradle-to-grave procurement lifecycle for the full range of ATL & BTL Marketing & Events categories (including but not limited to Creative, Agencies, PR, Promotions, Events, Digital, Print)
  • Engage with an executive stakeholder community, contributing significantly to the procurement team's involvement in the firm's 2020 expansion plans
  • Report into the Country Head of Procurement - Indirect Services whilst enjoying autonomous ownership over £Multi-Million spends and achieving strong savings through best practice procurement skills
  • Occasionally get involved in projects across other procurement categories such as Professional Services & HR

Required experience & qualifications: -

  • Strong indirect procurement & sourcing experience within an established FTSE 250 / blue-chip organisation
  • Full understanding of the end to end procurement / purchasing lifecycle including contract drafting & negotiation, supplier & stakeholder management, ITT, RFP, RFQ etc
  • Excellent communication skills and experience successfully managing a category spend area
  • Degree & CIPS (or studying towards) preferred

To apply please send an up to copy of your cv through jobsAV@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

Key skills: Procurement, Purchasing, Strategic Sourcing, Category Management, Stakeholder management, Supplier relationship management (SRM), Negotiation, Contract drafting and management, Marketing Procurement, Buying, Creative Agencies, Above the Line (ATL), Below the Line (BTL), PR, Events, Media, Indirect procurement, Global FTSE 100, RFP, RFQ

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