EMEA Sourcing Manager (Procurement)

London (Remote)
Job Terms:
Up to £94,681 (pro-rata)
Start date:
June 2022
Posted By:
Jem Meisuria
12 months (with potential to extend)

Job Description:

Do you have HR sourcing experience, and are you seeking a new remote job? Aquent is helping a collaborative company find an EMEA Sourcing Manager, and this full-time role comes with a salary of up to £94,681 and benefits package.


As an EMEA Sourcing Manager, you will work closely with our client's business teams and its affiliates to develop and execute sourcing, contracting and purchasing strategies to drive business objectives. You will be based in our client's London office while supporting global projects, and some international travel may be involved.


To give you an idea of how this flexible role would look and feel, here are some of the things you can expect to do:

  • Develop sourcing category strategies for a range of HR sub-categories

  • Develop collaborative relationships with key stakeholders to strategically develop, implement and optimise outsourcing/sourcing and vendor management solutions

  • Act as a strategic thought partner for a continuously evolving high value business

  • Actively identify, track and manage issues and risks for the projects

  • Identify, develop and deploy industry-leading supplier management, procurement and category management practices


To succeed in this EMEA Sourcing Manager role, you will need a BS/BA degree together with prior experience of HR category management. You will also require the following:

  • Knowledge of legal, intellectual property, data protection, financial and technology components of HR sourcing

  • Experience in planning, sourcing, negotiating, contracting and supplier management

  • Experience working with and building successful relationships with business stakeholders, cross-functional groups and third parties

  • The ability to drive change and improve end-to-end processes


In return for your knowledge and expertise, you will receive a favourable salary of up to £94,681 and benefits package and enjoy being part of a friendly and inclusive team.


If this full-time EMEA Sourcing Manager job in London sounds like the right fit for you, please apply with Aquent today.


Client Description:

Our Client is the largest social media company in the world. They have substantial B2B and B2C advertising and media platforms, as well as a nonprofit initiative. With the mission of bringing people together, they now boast over 2 billion users, and are rapidly developing as they influence the world around us.


Aquent is dedicated to improving inclusivity & is proudly an equal opportunities employer. We encourage applications from under-represented groups & are committed to providing support to applicants with disabilities. We aim to provide reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, to those with a medical condition, disability or neurodivergence.