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Category Specialist - Corporate Services

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

Key Responsibilities:

The key purpose of this role is to provide Procurement support and analysis for the Indirect Services Procurement team. Your work will help to ensure they deliver at pace, minimise costs & provide maximum commercial benefit/value. You'll be working across the major areas of Corporate Services spend including Legal, Human Resources, Travel, Treasury, Insurance, Corporate Relations and Consultancy. You will have the opportunity to lead on end to end projects albeit you show the ability and ambition, in a meritocratic environment.

Key Skills:

  • Strong indirect category procurement experience such as Professional Services, HR and Travel
  • An ability/understanding on how to run a tender and procurement project end to end. The more experience in this space, the more you will get to lead on bigger, complex, strategic projects
  • A dynamic, ambitious, and innovative individual would fit in well
  • Strong interpersonal skills, able to build and influence stakeholder relationships to a senior level
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Able to summarise information / data quickly and concisely so that recommendations can
  • be made back to the Category Manager and Stakeholders
  • Ability to work across multiple projects simultaneously and at pace
  • An interest in sports/gaming would be beneficial given the nature of the business