Sourcing Manager

Sourcing Manager – 12 Month Assignment - Dublin/Hybrid

Your new company
Your new company, a leading Irish Retail Bank are actively recruiting for a Sourcing Manager within the Procurement division to join their Dublin based office. This role will be a hybrid position, with minimum 2 days per week in the office.

Your new role
You’ll develop and implement sourcing strategies for Technology related expenditure, ensuring that all expenditure is sourced and managed in accordance with appropriate governance and policies. The expert for IT & Telecoms for both existing suppliers and potential suppliers you are somewhat technical in nature, and are comfortable discussing technology and service trends in terms business leaders will understand. An effective change agent, you’re an efficient project manager, overseeing multiple Sourcing initiatives and able to cope with simultaneous demands from different areas and levels of the business and stakeholders. You’ll build and maintain strong working relationships with operational users, functional specialists and senior stakeholders to fully understand and help shape business and commercial requirements. With a strong a commercial acumen, you’ll engage people across multiple business units and, if appropriate, working with a nominated accountable executive. You’re able to reduce cost and add value to existing or future technology solutions by a robust application of sourcing and supplier development methodologies.

What you'll need to succeed
Ideally with 5 years+ experience in teams that create and manage their own IT & Telecoms sourcing category, you’re comfortable leading key technology negotiations. You’ve a strong understanding of sourcing / procurement trends and their potential implications for the business & can translate stakeholder requirements into technology sourcing practices and business outcomes. You’ve excellent influencing/ negotiation skills, with an inherent ability to be able to engage with and influence senior stakeholders. While comfortable chairing supplier meetings/negotiations and achieve desired outcomes, you establish robust negotiation strategy to deliver value across the life of the contract, minimising risk. You are at Degree level or qualified by experience, with relevant sourcing qualification CPSM/CIPS desirable.

What you'll get in return
You’ll gain invaluable experience working with a leading retail bank.

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Banking & Financial Services
Dublin City
Procurement and Supply Chain
Competitive Daily Rate

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Harriette Gallagher Lavery, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hays Recruitment, Dublin
26/27a Grafton Street, Dublin

Telephone: 015710015