JR are working with a highly successful international financial services company to find a Senior Procurement Officer to join their established team. Joining a small but extremely effective team, this is an extremely varied role covering the full procurement span from sourcing, tendering through to 3rd party risk management.
You will ideally have worked in a professional/financial services environment and enjoy a varied and challenging role. Pivotal to the business, you will liaise and build relationships throughout the business both UK and internationally.
- Provide expert advice on all aspects of the procurement process to internal customers and 3rd party suppliers
- Conduct efficient and collaborative procurement which is compliant with corporate guidelines and policies
- Build supplier, category and market understanding through performance management, research and stakeholder briefings
- Ensure compliance with the Third Party Risk Management policy
- Engage with Stakeholders to understand their requirements
- Map spend and identify opportunities for strategic sourcing to deliver savings to the business
- Negotiate and implement contract and framework agreements which result in both cost and process efficiencies
- Act as an advisor to colleagues in Finance and across the Group
- Qualification in procurement or contract management (e.g. MCIPS, IACCM) or working towards
- Experience of working in a large organisation’s procurement function
- Experience working with foreign subsidiaries of US owned entities would be an advantage
- Experience complying with SOx requirements.
- Experience of using Oracle Cloud ERP would be an advantage but not essential
- Working knowledge of e-procurement tools - e-contract management, finance system
- Confident communication skills both written and verbal
- Resillient and able to manage stakeholders in a polite and professional way
- A real team player, prepared to support colleagues and Senior Management
This is fantastic opporuntity for someone looking for a varied and challenging role in an international organisation growing rapidly.
This role is being advertised by JR on behalf of the client.
Other roles you may have applied for may include: Purchasing, Risk Management, Sourcing Specialist, Buyer