Are you passionate about sourcing within procurement? The Foodbuy sourcing team is leading the way in world class Sourcing strategy and is now looking for a Head of Strategic Sourcing for Services, Equipment and Supplies (SES)
To maximise the effectiveness of our procurement teams we have separated Category Development from Strategic Sourcing. Whilst Category work to build strong supplier relationships and optimise in term contracts the Strategic Sourcing team manage all market exercises and tenders, from researching the market, building and executing sourcing strategies through to contracting and implementation planning. As project based sourcing consultants your influencing, negotiating and interpersonal skills will be used on a day to day basis.
The purpose of the Head of Sourcing (SES) is to be at the forefront of all sourcing strategies and sourcing related decision making. You will manage a first class team of 3 to optimise a wide range of strategic sourcing projects using the Foodbuy procurement framework to support you.
You will be operating in a fast paced environment, across a multitude of indirect categories. The insight you bring will be integral and paramount to ensure effective management of the team to ensure projects aims and objectives are exceeded. These include both financial targets, service excellence and softer sourcing scorecard metrics.
Up to £65,000 based on experience
Monday to Friday
Bonus up to 30%
25 days holidays
Company pension scheme