ConnectedGroup is engaged in a search for a Strategic Indirect Sourcing Manager with a well-known multinational Consumer Goods business.
The role reports to the Senior Sourcing Director on HK affiliate daily matters. My client is looking for someone well-versed in various indirect categories.
- Lead and drive both strategic and tactical sourcing activities
- Responsible for managing various indirect procurement categories including marketing, consultancy, facilities management, insurance, etc.
- Develop methods to enhance procurement function including the procedures, policies, and practices
- Focus on stakeholder engagement with various internal and external stakeholders in order to gain their buy-in and define business requirements of indirect products
- Perform supplier/spend categorization and analysis to enable meaningful reporting
- Experienced in indirect categories including (but not limited to) IT, Marketing, HR, Professional Services, etc.
- Having a good mix of experience between strategic and operational procurement is highly preferred
- Fluent spoken and written English and Cantonese
- Ideally have a background in the Consumer Goods, Retails or FMCG industries (not mandatory)