Strategic Sourcing Manager - Indirects & Technology
Strategic Sourcing Manager - Indirects & Technology - Magic-Circle Law Firm - London - Competitive Manager salary + bonus - Central London + flexi working
This globally recognised magic-circle law firm, renowned for having a high-class procurement function, are looking to bring onboard a dynamic and up and coming procurement manager to take lead of this firms dynamic and transforming indirect category spend of roughly £50-100M, which is deemed highly critical to the operations of this firm.
As a Sourcing Manager within this firm, you will act as the global category lead for this function, operating closely with senior stakeholders (including Partners), ideal for your personal recognition within the organisation, plus play a key leadership role within the team and report into top senior managers and CPO. This is a highly progressive role, critical to this organisation.
Procurement Sourcing Manager indirects role outline:
- Define and implement the overall centralisation strategy for this brown field procurement spend area Lead key strategic sourcing and category management projects across a wide range of indirect procurement spend areas, including marketing, HR & wider professional services Building strategic vendor partnerships, generating cost savings but also longer-term win-wins for the Firm and their suppliers Managing a high performing ambitious team, ensuring staff development requirements are met
- MUST have experience of managing indirect category spend within a global firm, specifically demonstratable experience of projects within marketing & HR Shown progression within your career, moving from buyer through to a category manager role within a global organisation and clear demonstration of having worked closely and influenced across senior levels - critical for working within a partnership such as this
- Analytically minded with the blend of having clear communication and negotiating skills Degree / MBA & MCIPS desired
If you are an ambitious individual, with the knowledge and experience of working across the above mentioned suppliers within indirect category spend, and are looking to progress your career within one of the largest law firms globally, please apply via this domain or by sending a copy of your cv to email@example.com
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