Candidate should have extensive experience into Indirect Procurement / Non-IT Procurement- Administration Procurement- Facilities, Transport, Real Estate, Hotels, Airlines, Travel Desk and Soft services.
ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES
Establishing Administration category strategies across a broad range of indirect spend.
Mapping key Stakeholders, securing buy-in and support, building relationships and engagement
Operating as an advocate of Procurement; selling the benefits and raising the profile of Sourcing
Delivering commercial value through leveraging spends, developing and implementing robust sourcing strategies.
Driving innovation and challenging historic principles and practices
Demonstrable depth of procurement experience and knowledge of strategic sourcing methodologies, ideally across a broad range of Administration Procurement- Facilities, Transport, Real Estate, Hotels, Airlines, Travel Desk and Soft services.
Candidate must be a pro-active self-starter with a dynamic and resilient nature working in a fast-paced, challenging environment.
Consultative style, with an ability to engage/influence internal stakeholders building trust through knowledge and delivery.
Strong negotiator with ability to demonstrate solid savings delivery to date.
Demonstrates 'blue-chip' experience; encompassing exposure to international sourcing projects
Ideally MCIPS and/or Degree qualified
Procurement, Strategic Sourcing, Indirect Purchasing, Stakeholder Engagement, Supplier Relationship Management, Communication and Negotiation Skills