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Senior Sourcing Manager

Senior Sourcing Manager

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    £60000 - £850000 per annum

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    Tom Dykes

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    about 1 year ago

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    12 months

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Role: Senior Sourcing Manager

Location: Reading, Berkshire

Salary: £60K - £85K + Great Benefits + Relocation Package + Flexible Working


Do you want to be a part of a major Transformation Programme spearheading the wider UK Industrial Strategy boosting productivity by backing Manufacturing businesses to create good sustainable jobs and increase the living conditions earning power and well-being of people throughout the UK with investment in skills, machinery and modern infrastructure?

Join this innovative organisation to drive growth across the UK Manufacturing Sector modernising and improving capability and efficiency throughout the wider UK PLC.

We are looking for capable and credible Senior Procurement Professionals who can navigate the world of Private Commercial Enterprise across Gloabl FTSE 250 businesses and SME's who focus on Manufacturing. You will need strategic knowledge of Procurement across Private Public and Government Contract regulations. Working closely with Cabinet and the Ministry of Defence.

SC Clearance will be needed to obtain this role and it would be of great benefit if you were already security cleared.

Key Requirement:

Drive, implement and execute Category Management, Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Relationship Management for a complex group of categories, with the ultimate objective of leveraging and securing supplier base to support current and future business requirements, whilst mitigating risks.

The Senior Sourcing Manager is accountable for driving sourcing strategy and stakeholder engagement, developing relationships throughout the business, clients, suppliers and customers developing the end to end category performance for the category group and for driving and managing multimillion-pound Procurement projects.

You will Need Commercial and Legal experience and be required to

  • Prepare & execute the RFx process in collaboration with stakeholders including supplier evaluation and selection, supplier negotiations (costs and contract).
  • Contribute to the long-term business ensuring competitive initial cost and total cost development in the product and service life cycle and maintenance of the specific supplier contract for products and services.
  • Proactively develop alternative and/or innovative 3rd party solutions.
  • Manage Suppliers segmented and (quality, performance, risk) in accordance with the Supplier Relationship Management Framework.

If you want to work in an innovative and complex organisation on classified programmes with a great opportunity for real impact, and you have the resilience and tenacity to push projects forward in a highly regulated environment then reach out to me directly today or click Apply Now to find out more about this fascinating opportunity.