Procurement Sourcing Manager - HR and Professional Services

GBP70000 - GBP70000 per annum +
01 Dec 2021
31 Dec 2021
Sophie Cole
Specialist Area
Category management
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

FTSE100 FMCG Major seeks Senior Category Manager Specializing in Contingent Labour and Professional Services - £70k + Package - UK wide

FTSE100 FMCG Giant is seeking a well-seasoned Procurement Professional with sound experience in Professional services and Contingent Labour to join their world renowned procurement function as a Senior Category Manager. This unique opportunity to join their in-house procurement function is a great career step for progression and career develop. If you have Contingent labour and procurement excellence then this is a great opportunity for you.

With a global procurement team of over 300 specialists working across 31 countries they are one of the largest procurement functions globally. Staying ahead of the curve with technology and innovation they are disrupting markets globally.

As a Senior Category Manager you will be working directly with the Global Leader of the Human Capital liaising with key stakeholders and suppliers whilst having autonomy and direct influence over the category.

Key responsibilities for the Procurement Category Manager looking after the HR & Professional Services Categories will be:

  • Development of a best-in-class category plan for the indirect procurement categories under your control: HR, Temporary Labour, Talent Acquisition, Learning & Development, Employee Benefits & more
  • Implement specific Supplier Relationship Management strategies tailored to the business needs
  • Identify opportunities to provide significant savings to the business through sourcing and demand management activities
  • Make use of the 7-step strategic sourcing process to run best-in-class sourcing projects
  • Recruit and develop a team of experienced procurement managers to support the future growth of the business

To be considered for this position as Procurement Manager you will require the following skills:

  • Proven experience in strategic sourcing or procurement within a large multinational blue-chip
  • Strategic Sourcing and Category management experience within the relevant indirect categories (HR & Talent)
  • Must be degree qualified in a quantitative degree such as business, finance, economics, engineering or mathematics.
  • Strong analytical skills and excellent use of Excel and sourcing systems

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of a globally recognized business and a world-leading procurement team where you can truly develop your skills and experience in procurement and strategic sourcing. This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious procurement professional looking for an opportunity to take a large step forward in their procurement career.

For more information on the position please apply directly to the link or send you up to date CV to Sophie at:

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