Interim Procurement Operations Lead

Procurement Heads is recruiting an Interim Procurement Operations Lead for a well known Financial Services organisation

Leading role supporting Group with Operations, SRM and Risk Management focuses Supporting S2P programme (SAP Ariba) and optimisation of centralised supplier management 

  • Development, management and continuous improvement of operational practices and technology tools to support the Procurement, S2P and Business Strategy (SAP Ariba, data dashboards including savings tracking, SRM and risk)
  • Supports optimisation of the centralised supplier management platform and ongoing enablement of suppliers with the SAP Ariba platform
  • Development and evolution of the Procurement data, reporting and KPI framework and governance within the Procurement Team
  • £500-600 per day (inside IR35), with a 3-6 month duration

Experience Required:

  • Significant experience in procurement processes, systems and data reporting
  • Experience in using SAP Ariba or similar sourcing systems, as well as tools such as Power BI, excel, etc.
  • Significant experience in procurement full life cycle sourcing and category management, including the delivery of significant financial and non-financial benefits to a commercial organisation
  • Significant experience in SRM frameworks and governance
  • Knowledge of risk management frameworks ideally within regulated businesses
  • Risk management, project management and/or S2P experience highly desirable, particularly in regulated environments