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Procurement Business Partner - Indirects in London

Job Title Procurement Business Partner - Indirects
Location London
Salary £55000 - £60000 per annum
Date Registered 07/03/2018
Job ID 123103594

Job Description

Procurement Business Partner – Indirects

Central London

£55,000 - £60,000 plus benefits

Do you have strong Procurement skills covering a broad range of Indirect categories, and the ability to win stakeholder engagement and support? Do you want the opportunity to join a leading UK financial services firm? In this role, you will be responsible encouraging early engagement and compliance with policy for a growing and transforming procurement department. You will deliver value through commercial optimisation and prudent but practical risk management.


• Build short term tactical and medium/long term strategic understanding of needs of Indirect business areas.

• Establish effective stakeholder relationships , working collaboratively to deliver value and mitigate risk to become trusted strategic partner.

• Build a pipeline of sourcing projects within focus business areas, working closely with business owners to create compliant, fast and effective strategies.

• Execute sourcing strategies using best practice methodologies, including e-sourcing platform, working with business and finance to identify, measure and track value added.

• At all times work within the Third Party Management framework to ensure prudent and practical management of risk.

• Continue to develop knowledge of relevant markets, supply and demand dynamics, supplier roadmaps and innovative solutions.

• Commit to ethos of continuous improvement.

• Be an ambassador for the Third Party Management function, utilising every opportunity to communicate the value add available through early engagement and open dialogue

Key Skills:

• Advanced stakeholder management skills are absolutely essential

• Extensive professional procurement experience within blue chip environment

• Proven business relationship management capabilities

• Strong analytical skills

• Experience of utilising the opportunities presented by e-sourcing platforms

• Ability to strike balance between working within a risk framework and needing to deliver to the practical demands of the business

• Preferably educated to degree level MCIPS accredited.

To discuss this role in more detail, contact Chris Bradley at Procurement People

How To Apply

Click APPLY at the foot of this page, or call 0121-272 8260 (Birmingham) or 0207 092 1849 (London) quoting the job reference number

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