Job Type: Permanent
Job Industry: Business Services
Contact Name: Halim Ahmad
Job Location: London
Job Title: Procurement Category Manager - Sustainability
Job Salary: £70,000 - £75,000 Per Annum
Job Start Date:
We are partnering with a global business services firm in London who are seeking a experienced Category Manager who will be assigned to work collaboratively with key stakeholders across the business to manage their professional services spend a variety of category spend with a major focus around ESG. The chosen professional will be working closely with the ESG leadership team to ensure all supplier contribute to budgeting targets whilst ensuring the SLA are being met wit the appropriate frameworks.
Day to day responsibility will include:
Roles and responsibilities:
* Maintaining the ESG and procurement policies and ensuring any updates are managed and communicated accordingly.
* Reviewing and updating vendor ESG plans against timelines and ensuring action to avoid non-delivery of strategic targets.
* Ensuring all risk and ESG due diligence updates are completed with corporate policies.
* Initiate ESG supplier engagements and develop ESG structures aligning with companies strategic targets.
* Subject matter expert responsible for driving the professional services category.
* Owning the cradle to grave procurement process including RFP, RFQ etc.
* Experienced ESG professional with the ability to identify ESG opportunities and build implementation business cases aligning with category strategies.
* Exposure to Professional services category management.
* Experienced in Leading end to end procurement processes
* Strong negotiation and decision-making skills.
* Ability to communicate across all levels up to C-Suite management.
* Proven ability to work well under pressure and towards multiple deadlines, demonstrating a practical approach.
* Ability to create and interpret metrics to create a culture of continuous improvement.