Senior Supply Chain Manager

Competitive | Manchester | Permanent

IQ Talent Solutions

Posted 25 days ago

IQ Talent Solutions

Are you a professional within the Financial Services industry? Do you thrive in an innovative culture? If so, this could be the right role for you!
Role: Senior Supply Chain Manager
Type: Permanent
Salary: Market rates & benefits package
Location: Central Manchester | Hybrid

The Bank
One of the Worlds most reputable banks, who offer a high standard of customer service through face-to-face meet ups, and digital channels.
They are renowned for establishing long, successful relationships with their clients, private or corporate.
With their head office based in central London, and a newer base located in central Manchester, they have a fantastic office culture for those onsite working collaboration days.

The role
A recent restructure has bought the procurement and supply chain together within the same department. This is a very exciting opportunity for an innovative supply chain specialist to help shape the supplier life cycle.
The senior supply chain manager will work strategically, by establishing relationships with the leadership team to ensure that procurement is aligned, by building one single end to end supply chain service.
The role will report to the head of supply chain services and will be responsible for leading a team of six professionals.

Required experience and skills
- Several years of financial services experience (ideally from working in a large dynamic environment)
- Experience of building supply chain structure from the ground the up, through to delivery
- Vast category management, contract management and supplier management experience
- Expertise in end to end Third Party lifecycle within financial services and FCA, PRA & EBA regulations/guidelines on outsourcing
- Proven track record of delivering sustainable cost savings, performance efficiencies and risk mitigation.
- Strong knowledge of procurement & supplier management best practice tools, processes and systems.
- Ability to coach, develop and lead direct and cross-functional teams.
- Experience in collating and analysing data

- Degree level - CIPS related qualification or equivalent

Please get in touch to discuss your application!!

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.