Sourcing Manager


  • Company:
    Barclays
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Engineering

Job Title Sourcing Manger – AVP%0ALocation – Manchester Spinningfields %0A%0AThe role holder will be working as part of a newly developed Global team as a senior sourcing manager within a team of SSMs, with responsibility to shape and execute deals within the Sourcing tower with a prime focus on Professional Services.%0A%0AThis group are directly responsible for managing commercial deals in excess of 2bn annually and are required to work collaboratively and strategically with the internal teams sitting within Procurement, Legal and SME functions, including External Suppliers, to deliver a consistently high quality product, service and minimise risk to the firm. %0A%0A%0AYour Role%0A Responsible for key process activities across the sourcing team ensuring adherence to all control, risk and governance processes.%0A Develop a thorough understanding of Barclays procurement structure, policies and procedures, and ensure Management Assurance results with high degree of compliance, and all project documentation is kept current with a high degree of accuracy.%0A Maintain currency and compliance in all required policy, tools and systems training.%0A The role holder will be required to build and maintain a strong operational and strategic network with the Sourcing colleagues to improve sourcing processes and capability.%0A The role holder will be able to work under pressure and multi-task to support a number of concurrent deals with multiple sourcing managers, stakeholders, contract managers and suppliers%0A Work with the Team Leaders, Category Management Practice strategy teams, Supplier Managers and key Business Users to agree strategy that will optimise supplier costs whilst enabling the business to maintain appropriate service levels and minimise risk. %0A Executing all projects in accordance with policy and evidenced by management assurance testing results.%0A%0AEssential Skills%0A Extensive experience of Strategic Sourcing and a strong commercial generalist across multiple sourcing category areas. Specific sub-categories relevant to the role are: %0Ao Professional Services (not limited to):%0A Management Consultancy%0A Audit & Advisory%0A Legal%0A Portfolio Valuations%0A Academic degree%0A They must understand various commercial value drivers with a good knowledge of best procurement industry practices.%0A Strong networking and senior stakeholder management skills%0A Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, able to present to senior management%0A%0ADesirable Skills%0A Strategic sourcing experience within Marketing & HR sub-categories including but not limited to the below:%0Ao HR sub-categories%0A HR Operations, %0A Employee Benefits & Reward%0A Training %0A Recruitment%0A Contingent Labour %0Ao Marketing sub-categories:%0A Marketing%0A Media%0A Creative%0A Digital%0A Market Research%0A Sponsorship%0A PR%0A Print%0A Sales and Promotion%0A CIPS or CPM/CPSM%0A MBA/Post-Grad degree%0A Team leadership experience at a range of levels%0A%0AAbout Us %0ABarclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns. %0A%0ARisk and Control Objective %0AAll Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.%0A%0AYour Application%0ATo be considered for this role, click on the apply button now.%0A%0ABarclays Values & Diversity%0ADynamic working gives everyone at Barclays the opportunity to integrate professional and personal lives, if you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with the hiring manager. We are an equal opportunity employer and we are opposed to discrimination on any grounds. It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, colour, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.%0A