Global Category Manager ??? HR

Hemel Hempstead
55000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual + GBP55000 - GBP70000/annum car, bonus and benefits
07 Feb 2017
21 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A global leader in its field has a brand new opportunity for a Global Category Manager - HR expert to join the class team to influence spend globally.

HR category exposure: Contingent Labour, L&D, Pensions, Benefits & Healthcare

You will be reporting directly into the Global Sourcing Director to implement strategies and improve services to the company where possible. This company has a flexible working environment where everyone genuinely loves working there.

Role and responsibilities:

* Reporting into the Global Sourcing Director - to ensure best services across HR related categories
* End-to-end procurement management, sourcing to on-going SRM
* Negotiate on new and existing contracts, to drive down costs to the company
* Implement SLA's into contracts to ensure service delivery is at optimum level
* Influence key stakeholders globally in the business to define new and effective procurement strategies
* Bring previous expertise of improving processes of any current policies
* Manage multi-million GBP spends across assigned sub-categories
* Identify new potential suppliers and cost saving opportunities by using market knowledge

Experience and requirements:

* Proven procurement experience in HR categories - ideally contingent labour
* Achievements within an organisation either by improved service delivery or significant cost savings
* Worked within a large, multi-site, multi-national organisation
* Able to work under heavy work load in a fast paced, busy environment
* No issues with negotiating and influencing all levels of internal customer / stakeholder
* Managed a led projects from start to finish, autonomously
* Experience in building relationships in varied environments
* Ideally CIPS and degree qualified - not essential