Professional Services Buyer

Location: London Salary: £350 - £400 per day +
Sector: 銀行・金融 Type: 派遣社員
A Top Tier Investment Bank are recruiting for a Professional Services Buyer to join their Consultancy desk on a contacting basis. The current Professional Services Desk performs end to end procurement processes, from inception of need to the on-boarding stage of consulting and professional services.

Responsibility and Skillset Required:

* Oversee budget approval process for all new hires and renewals for both IT / Non IT consultancy and professional services ensuring it is compliant with internal operational procedures.
* Work closely with Stakeholders to accurately collate their requirements
* Management process of the sourcing and on-boarding of consultants and professional services.
* Overseeing and performing a competitive bid process, RFQ or RFP, facilitation of bid evaluation and shortlisting, one to one negotiation, volume discount and benchmarking on all new and renewal engagements.
* Negotiate day rates and fixed cost engagements, striving to achieve best price and capture and record these Procurement savings in the relevant KPI tool (OSACA).
* Handling the full contract negotiation with both PSL and Non-PSL Suppliers
* Handling exceptions if needing to negotiate the terms issued by the Supplier, ensuring each contract meets business demands.
* Writing and/or assisting business managers in the preparation and finalisation of contractual documentation: MSA, service schedule, NDA, Addendum and Proof of Concept.


* End to end Procurement experience within Professional Services.
* Banking Background.
* Knowledge of Contract Law.
* Commercial Background including negotiation, spend, and buying.
* Management Experience as you will be expect to manager one or two junior buyers.
* Stakeholder Management experience
* Ability to provide MI and reports and present to senior stakeholders.

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