Interim - Procurement Manager - Professional Services

GBP500 - GBP600 per annum +
28 Apr 2022
28 May 2022
Adam Venting
Specialist Area
Job Level
Full Time

Interim Global Procurement Manager - Professional Services Category - Ftse 100 Organisation - £500-600 per day

Location: Remote

To apply please contact

This Globally recognised advertising company are continuing to raise the bar within their industry, as they continue to expand their services through new and exciting projects all over the world. With one of the biggest names in the industry, this multi-national organisation has a global network of partnerships that make them leaders within their space.

They now seek an experienced procurement professional to take high responsibility across projects in the Professional Services category, where you will be working on multiple exciting projects valued in the £Multi-Millions. Working closely with the Head of Procurement - Professional Services, you will be responsible for defining and executing the Category Strategy across Consultancy, HR & Legal Services. Embedded into the central procurement function, this is a key role in delivering service excellence, commercial value and thought leadership within the professional services function.

This is a 6-month position, which will likely be extended. This role can be home-based, or you have the option to go into the office in West London. The day rate on offer is between £500 - £600 per day, inside ir35

The Procurement Manager will be responsible for:

  • Leading strategy development for specific sourcing projects as allocated by the Business Partner (these will be for products and services across Professional Services procurement)
  • Creating compelling and innovative sourcing strategies which challenge current ways of working and deliver the best value to the company
  • Demonstrating that sustainability, innovation and risk management, collaboration, health and safety & well-being are effectively considered and managed through each initiative

Required Background for the Procurement Manager:

  • Demonstratable experience in the private sector, where you have successfully implemented change through developing and applying strategies
  • A strong background in professional services category, ideally within exposure sourcing consultancy services
  • A good understanding of professional services subcategories within procurement across strategic sourcing, category management and SRM
  • A strong ability to develop and manage stakeholder engagement plans for a complex environment across multiple individuals, teams and business units
  • You will demonstrate commercial excellence in market engagement, defining specifications, managing complex risks

If you are interested in applying to this exciting position, please send your CV to Adam at

Key skills: Category Management, procurement manager, sourcing manager, strategic sourcing, strategy, procurement, technology, hardware, software, Professional services, digital procurement, , Surrey, London, Remote, Remote working, Work from home, Procurement

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