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Market Data Procurement Manager - London

Market Data Procurement Manager - London

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    Docklands, London

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    £70000 - £80000 per annum + great benefits

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    Jack Williams

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    almost 2 years ago

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A leading FTSE100 financial services organisations in London is offering you the opportunity to join their Procurement team in London as a permanent Market Data Procurement Manager.

As the Market Data Procurement Manager, you will join a team who specialise in supporting the end-to-end procurement cycle and will be required to manage the key vendors within the category helping the business to identify cost saving opportunities and consolidate/rationalise the services and products and supply base.

You will be responsible for negotiating complex acquisitions. As part of this, you will be required to obtain market research as well as using your own market knowledge in order to formulate a strategy around negotiation.

To help you in the role, you will already understand how Market Data is used within the business including delivery method (real time, delayed, end of day) and frequency the service is used (daily, weekly, monthly).

Stakeholder management skills are of paramount importance as you will be working closely with senior stakeholders across the business, with short windows of opportunity to challenge and influence. You will need to effectively communicate and advise best ways of working as well as recommend solutions based on market information/knowledge.

The successful candidate will have experience of buying products and services from the likes of Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters, FTSE International, Markit, Merger market, Super Derivatives, and Interactive data to name just a few including the rating agencies ( S&P, Fitch, Moody's). End to end procurement experience and strong analytical skills are essential along with the ability to negotiate and draft contracts.

In addition to an attractive base salary and benefits package you will join a progressive workforce who thrive in a fast-paced environment. You will gain experience from professionals who have a passion for the Finance world giving you the opportunity to develop your skills and knowledge.

To discuss your interest in strict confidence please call Jack Wiams at 1st Executive on 01483 213316.