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Supply Chain Job-Global Procurement Leader (Professional Consultancy Services)-London

  • up to £518.50 PAYE or £679 umbrella (inside IR35) * equivalent of up to c£134,890 per annum
  • Temporary
  • Central London
  • Ref: 20940

Your New Supply Chain Job Title: Global Procurement Leader (Professional Consultancy Services), London

Your New Daily rate: up to £518.50 PAYE or £679 umbrella (inside IR35) * equivalent of up to c£134,890 per annum

Duration: Long term temporary assignment for 6 months with the possibility of extension

Location: West London/WFH

Start date: ASAP

Working hours: 37.5 hours per week

Job posting ID: JP92358

To be successful in this role our client has said it is essential that candidates:

  • have Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestment experience
  • have delivered large scale Programmes or Projects within the Professional Services/Consultancy space

If that means this job isn’t a match for you please view our other vacancies for one that may be a better fit.


Who you'll be working for:

Our client, a major FTSE100 business, who have fantastic offices in west London are looking for a Global Procurement Leader to lead Consulting and Legal professional services. Although this is a global role you will be managing the UK market.

Key responsibilities:

  • To lead the creation, execution and management of comprehensive global sourcing strategies
  • Leveraging deep category and market expertise
  • Utilizing company procurement policies, procedures, processes, systems and methodologies
  • Engaging and building strategic relationships with key senior stakeholders and business partners
  • Understanding the business requirements of key stakeholders and business partners and positioning the Procurement value proposition
  • Delivering the needs of key stakeholders and business partners through creation and execution of global sourcing strategies
  • Identifying and delivering business benefits aligned to assurance of supply, quality, service, cost and innovation Ensuring financial value delivered is recognized by affected stakeholder communities and Finance groupsto allow benefit capture and transparent decision making on how benefits are allocated by business units
  • Working in line with the Spend Management Framework Creating and delivering effective budgets (Plans of Purchase) agreed with key stakeholders and Finance in accordance with the Spend Management Framework Leading, developing and managing the supply base for the in scope spend categories Building and leading effective strategic relationships with key suppliers
  • Driving sustainable value for the business from key supplier relationships

The skills you need to succeed:

  • Procurement experience within Professional Consultancy Services
  • Senior Stakeholder Management experience
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestment experience is preferred
  • Experience of delivering large scale Programmes or Projects
  • Strategic Individual

*Please note this Umbrella rate is the amount payable to Umbrella company - this does not represent what you will actually receive from the Umbrella company

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