Sourcing Manager

Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
£36000 - £46000 per annum
15 Apr 2017
15 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A chance to join a expanding procurement team has arisen within the Financial Service Industry. With flexibility on either Bristol or Gloucester location, my client are looking for a Sourcing Manager to join them to support in developing category strategies.

Client Details

Working within a established procurement team, you will report directly into the Senior Sourcing Manager and support on all indirect commodities. With projects developing in both the IT and Marketing space over the next 18 months, this is exciting time to join this organisation.


  • Delivering opportunities which drive down cost in line with company objectives
  • Leading cross functional teams through strategic sourcing processes
  • Contract negotiation, supplier selection and management of the commercial aspects of 3rd party supplier relationships
  • Delivering effective relationships with key internal stakeholders
  • Identify best practice
  • Full compliance to all sourcing policies and procedures
  • Apply detailed knowledge of contractual terms and conditions
  • Working with the Supplier Managers to ensure effective contract handover


  • Background of procuring across various categories
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Proven track record of delivering category savings
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Track record of implementation and development of sourcing options
  • CIPS qualified or working towards

Job Offer

Salary banding: £36,000 to £46,000 plus package