Sourcing Managers (x3)

Beaumont Select
South East England
03 Mar 2018
17 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Seeking a number of Sourcing Managers for a leading Multinational brand. We are looking for Procurement Professionals with extensive Category experience in Marketing, OR IT (HW, SW and Services). In this highly visible role, you'll take full ownership of sourcing strategies that directly support top management decisions and deliver on the bottom line

These roles are based in Surrey AND Hampshire.

You will be part of a highly ambitious team and genuine center of excellence, decorated with awards, growing rapidly and fast becoming global in horizons. The mission of Corporate Procurement is to maximise the value and minimise the risk of spend with suppliers; and they strive hard to deliver. The procurement philosophy is strategic, commercial, fact-based and driven relentlessly to improve.

For success in this role, you will need to possess vision, influence, business sense and strategic expertise to steer your procurement category onto the global stage.

The Role Details:-

  • Contribute significantly to the overall performance, savings and profitability of the Company
  • Work closely with senior stakeholders in the Consumer Business to support sales bids and source best-value solutions
  • Negotiate the best overall commercial arrangements with suppliers selected through fact-based methods
  • Be a recognised subject matter expert in your Category; developing, delivering and implementing the sourcing strategy with a flawless grasp of cost structures, trends and cost drivers
  • Drive change; challenge existing sourcing decisions; coordinate supplier development strategies; always prove potential for improvement
  • Manage relationships with existing and new supplier

About You:-

  • A corporate procurement professional with substantial blue-chip background and international horizons
  • CIPS qualified, ideally with Project Management Certification
  • An excellent stakeholder and supplier manager, equally focused on value for money, service quality and positive strategic outcomes
  • A fiercely successful negotiator
  • Extremely influential and credible at the highest levels
  • A keen instigator and manager of innovation and change
  • Numerate and logical - able to make and justify data-driven decisions
  • Almost certainly degree-educated

You will need to be able to demonstrate a progressive, yet stable career in a corporate environment.

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency. Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business