An award winning customer communications business with an appetite for growth, technology, acquisitions and superior sector know-how, is looking for a Sourcing Manager to join their team.
This is a brand new role within the Sourcing/Procurement team, which is part of the overall financial function.
As the Sourcing Manager, you’ll provide category leadership and expertise in sourcing operational good and services with a total spend of approx £20m – specifically a knowledge of the courier, transport and logistics space would be welcomed. This is a strategic sourcing role, ensuring goods and services are obtained to meet the business requirement, but also achieve the best possible balance of cost and performance.
You’ll be involved and managing the cradle to grave methodology within sourcing, including tender management, contract negotiation, SLA/KPI management and customer service. This is a business that welcomes ideas, challenges and solutions.
We are looking for someone with:
- We are looking for a Category/Sourcing Manager with experience in the courier, transport and logistics sector, or indirect procurement experience
- Proven category leadership (indirect)
- Knowledge of key legislations and compliance regulations (ideally, with a knowledge/interest in ethical procurement practices and frameworks)
Sounds of interest? Lets have a chat.
Please note that due to the high volume of responses we receive, only successful applicants will be contacted.
Devonshire is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds. All qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of gender, race, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation or marital status.