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Procurement Category Manager

Finance & Accounting
£55000 - £58000 per annum
16-02-2021 06:02 PM
London, The City
Our client is a well-established Insurance company based in London, which covers the entire value chain of reinsurance, primary insurance, and insurance-related risk solutions. They are currently seeking a Non-IT Category Manager to join their Global Non-IT Procurement team.

The purpose of this role is to act as part of the Global Non-IT Procurement team in the role as Country Category Manager for Professional Services/Business Process Outsourcing, Travel Management, and Financial Services. Acting as a central strategic interface to the internal customers and suppliers for related procurement ad-hoc activities. you will also be responsible for supporting the development of a Country Category Strategy for the UK, delivering on procurement success targets in close cooperation with the Group Global Category Managers and Global Category Strategies. Execute strategic procurement processes, including needs planning, market analysis, demand management, formal tenders, evaluation of offers, contract negotiation, and proposal of contract award and implementation. Sourcing category data analysis to determine business/industry trends and benchmarking

Responsibilities involved but not limited to are:

  • Support the UK Country Procurement Leader in developing and managing sourcing strategies for all UK Business Units.
  • Manage strategic commercial relationships including tenders, negotiations, outsourcing decisions, and supplier management. Stipulate quality and service level agreements with suppliers, and ensure adequate measurement/response.
  • Development and maintenance of key stakeholder relationships and Business Partner (BUPA) role with the Munich Re affiliates supported across the UK.
  • Supporting the development of detailed Country Category Strategies. Supports the requisitioner with requirements planning and specification.
  • Ensuring the business is compliant with the Global Procurement Policy and Guidelines.
  • Expert User for Procurement Strategic Tools; including Coupa, SAP, ASTRAS, and ProC@t (Purchase Order System)

If you are available Immediately and have Non-IT Category experience specifically within Professional Services, Financial Services, and Travel management then please do apply and I will get back to you as soon as possible.

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