Procurement Sourcing Specialist - Indirect Generalist

GBP65000 - GBP75000 per annum +
21 Apr 2022
21 May 2022
Sophie Cole
Specialist Area
Category management
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Indirect Procurement Category Manager - Indirect Generalist - World Leading Professional Services Consultancy - London - £65-75k + car allowance and other benefits

As one of the most notable names in the in the Professional Services space, this aggressively expanding blue-chip organisation is looking to add an ambitious Procurement Sourcing Manager, specialising in Indirect Categories to their best-in-class Procurement function. Working out of their Central London HQ, the successful Procurement professional will be liaising with Heads of Category SME's and procurement consultants working on key project for FTSE100 clients. This role has a clear progression pathway into Category Management or and SME position looking after specific towers within the indirect spend. You will be working in a very commercially intelligent working environment as the firm look to ensure they are employing the best possible Procurement people so that potential promotional opportunities can be offered internally to their team.

Procurement Category Manager Responsibilities:

  • Managing a large spend across all Indirect Procurement categories
  • Develop new strategies for business development and reporting to senior members as to how the company can develop the Procurement function further
  • Negotiate, and create relationships, with internal & external suppliers whilst developing a strong network for each particular market
  • Conduct deep research into Travel and fleet category and identify how you can generate savings across them
  • Manage stakeholder relationships - ensuring a positive working relationship is in place

Key Skills & Experience Sought:

  • Strong Procurement experience
  • Proven track record of managing a large spend and delivering savings
  • History of negotiating with the ability to influence decisions in your favour
  • Good communication skills with past experience managing supplier and stakeholder relationships
  • Friendly, driven person looking to maintain high standards and set an example for self as well as others
  • Degree level 2.1 or equivalent (desirable)
  • CIPS (desirable)

Salary: £65-75k + 10% bonus + £5k car allowance + 25 days holiday + other core benefits

For more information, please e-mail through an up-to-date copy of your CV to Sophie at

Keywords: Indirect Procurement, Indirect Procurement Manager, Finance, Banking, Insurance, HR, Professional Services, Stakeholder Management, Strategic Sourcing, Buyer, Senior Buyer, London, South London, FTSE 100, Blue Chip Organisations, Travel, Degree, CIPS, Technology Procurement, Telecoms Procurement, Software Procurement, Hardware Procurement

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