EMEA Sourcing Specialist - Tech

GBP90000 - GBP100000 per annum +
09 May 2022
08 Jun 2022
Sophie Cole
Specialist Area
Category management
Contract Type
Full Time

Strategic Technology Sourcing Manager - Global Banking - London - £90k - Global Sourcing Exposure - Fast-Track Progression Opportunities

Due to unrivalled success and exponential growth, this global banking major is seeking an ambitious Procurement professional with experience in strategic sourcing to take the lead on a large portion of their technology category spend. Joining a thriving team in a driven financial services environment, the successful Strategic Sourcing Manager will be operating in a leadership role tasked with devising long-term strategy for the function whilst driving continuous improvement through effective sourcing methods and the mentoring of junior members of staff.

The successful Strategic Sourcing Manager will be responsible for:-

  • Managing large spends across various Technology sub-categories, from outsourcing, to hardware and software
  • Prepare tender documentations and lead RFI and RFP's whilst liaising with customers and bidders as required
  • Managing the full end-to-end procurement lifecycle, from sourcing new suppliers through to long-term SRM
  • Implementing strategic sourcing strategies in order to maximise cost optimization

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate:

  • Proven UK work experience in indirect procurement and able to demonstrate strong strategic sourcing implementation
  • Strong stakeholder management and analytical skills
  • A proven track record of generating savings across various indirect categories
  • Strong understanding of the procurement market and ability to deal with large spends, whilst also dealing with substantial saves
  • Ideally Degree and/or CIPS qualified

For more information, please e-mail through an up-to-date copy of your CV to Sophie at jobssc@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

Key skills: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, negotiation, stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, vendor management, purchasing, buying, Indirect, Consultancy Procurement, Advisory Services Procurement