Job Description

  • Job Reference:963561CR_1593774711

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Financial Services/insurance

  • Contact Name: Christian Rowles

  • Job Location: London

  • Job Title: Procurement Specialist (IT & Indirect)

  • Job Salary: £40000 - £55000 Per Annum

Posted On: 3rd July 2020

This is a brand new role working for a leading financial services organisation, working in an existing team to cover a wide range of indirect services projects but with a focus on any IT or Outsourcing spend.

This is an end to end, proactive, stakeholder facing role to identify improvements across any indirect category by suggesting new potential sourcing opportunities by the service delivery performance of each supplier. Roles & responsibilities:

* Support the wider procurement team all spend (IT and Outsourcing is of preference)
* Review new and existing contracts and try to identify cost or service improvement opportunities
* Approach relevant stakeholders with improvement suggestions
* Negotiate with new, existing and the company key supplier base
* Make sure all contracts and spend data is recorded accurately and regularly
* Advise and suggest guidance through tender process with the team
* Prepare and draft tender documents for all levels of procurements

Experience & requirements:

* IT, Outsourcing, FM or Property category exposure is preferable
* Proven experience in working in a Procurement / Sourcing Specialist role
* Ideally worked in Legal, Professional or Financial Services
* Worked in a procurement environment, across as broad a spend as possible
* Been involved in all parts of the procurement process at some points through career
* Proven experience in creating benefits from negotiating commercials with suppliers
* Analytical skills and experience with spend & contract reviews
* Being able to work autonomously without hand-holding
* Degree / CIPS preferable not essential


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