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Interim Sourcing Manager - HR

Interim Sourcing Manager - HR

  • Location

    West London, London

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  • Salary:

    Up to £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Sam Solt

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  • Job ref:

    SS - 11408_1525075187

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

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1st Executive have been retained to manage the recruitment of an Interim Group Sourcing Manager with a FTSE 100 company for an initial 12 month contract.


Strategy creation & execution

  • Support procurement category managers with developing global sourcing strategies for spend categories in scope of responsibility, operating with a truly global and strategic mindset
  • Help identify sustainable, long term savings opportunities through the strategy creation process, identifying and exploring all potential value levers
  • Support the creation of compelling business cases for change

Benefit delivery

  • Help deliver benefits identified in global strategies through effective strategy execution, aligned to assurance of supply (risk management), quality, service, cost and innovation

Business partnering & stakeholder management

  • Help maintain strategic relationships within a network of global senior stakeholders, to understand business requirements, identify opportunities to create value and, to position Procurement's value proposition.
  • Help influence key stakeholders and business partners to support strategy development, endorse recommended strategies, support execution and agree how benefit delivery will be budgeted

External supplier relationships

  • Help maintain strategic relationships with key suppliers at a senior level and lead processes to ensure value is driven from these relationships. Leverage the Business Review Meeting process to drive the relationships.
  • Ensure supplier relationships which present potential risks to are managed to minimize risk
  • Negotiate, create, execute and manage effective contracts with suppliers
  • Ensure global views on supplier negotiations are taken
  • Ensure suitable processes and communication links exist between above country supplier organization structures and local & regional networks