Sourcing Manager -Travel/Real Estate/IFM

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    IT, Engineering, Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Lauren Roberts

  • Contact email:

    lauren.roberts@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH97505_1549804958

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-12

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Experis are currently recruiting on behalf of a globally acclaimed blue-chip organisation for a skilled Sourcing Manager with a strong background in Travel/Real Estate to join them in Greater London.

The successful applicate will act as the subject matter expert for travel, integrated facilities management, print, freight, shipping and other related general service categories, and sourcing lead for UK & European IFM & General services.

This is a rare opportunity to utilise your skills and knowledge obtained within travel/real estate/integrated facilities management procurement and join a global leader who are recognised for their positive culture and innovative approach.

Typical Duties Include:

  • Sourcing support for travel related services, including online booking tool operational support
  • Work as a team leader or team member in the Request for Proposal (RFP) process, researching stakeholder requirements, documenting RFP, and coordinating all surrounding activities
  • Evaluate and analyse supplier proposals
  • Ensure Sourcing plans provided by outsourced partners are effectively delivered, meet contractual and saving obligations/expectations
  • Develop, maintain and monitor supplier relationships
  • Build strategic relationships with Executive Assistant networks, travellers, bookers and Executive Management, keeping them up to date with travel policy changes, new technology and best practices.

We are keen to speak to individuals with expert knowledge of Travel/IFM/Real Estate Sourcing categories and supply markets, good knowledge of various sourcing practices and tools, with lead efforts to enhance the value of sourcing, and excellent understanding of agreement & contract terminology. You should naturally be comfortable dealing with stakeholders at all levels as you will be involved in supplier evaluation, negotiation and selection including category management.

For more information, please send your CV to Lauren Roberts by clicking Apply Now. Candidates with relevant experience will be contacted to discuss further.