Senior Procurement Specialist

Location Madrid
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to 60,000€
Contact name: Michael Babatunde

Contact email: michael.babatunde@langleysearch.com
Job ref: 732088
Published: 26 days ago

​​Location: Madrid, United Kingdom
Contract Type: Permanent

  • Opportunity to drive procurement strategy in a leading global entertainment company

  • Lead sourcing initiatives across diverse spend areas in key European markets

  • Join a culture of inclusivity, innovation, and empowerment

  • Contribute to a multinational team with a focus on value and efficiency

A leading global entertainment company is seeking a dedicated Senior Sourcing Specialist to bolster their procurement strategy and contribute to the performance of key European markets. If you're a procurement professional looking to bring your expertise to a dynamic and creative environment, this is your opportunity.

Company Overview

Our client is at the forefront of global entertainment, committed to fostering a culture of innovation, creativity, and inclusivity. With a rich heritage in iconic films, shows, and theme parks, they are devoted to crafting the best stories and maintaining relevance in a fast-evolving landscape. Their dedication to diversity and collaboration sets a foundation where every team member’s contribution propels growth and innovation.

Position Overview

This role is instrumental in managing third-party spend and relationships within assigned territories, specifically focusing on maximising value. The Senior Sourcing Specialist will be primarily based in Madrid, Spain as part of the Enterprise Sourcing team, but will focus on initiatives across Italy and Iberia. You will play a pivotal role in ensuring that sourcing strategies align with corporate standards and drive cost-efficiency, offering significant value to the business.

Responsibilities

  • Lead sourcing projects from market assessments to contract development for diverse spend categories

  • Implement sourcing strategies that align with regional and company-wide policies

  • Contribute to annual and five-year planning cycles, fostering savings and performance

  • Analyse supplier performance and identify opportunities for cost reduction

Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in service procurement within a multinational setting

  • Knowledgeable in various indirect spend categories alongside a strong procurement track record

  • Skilled in sourcing strategy development and supplier negotiation

  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams across borders

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent professional qualification

  • Fluency in English, Spanish, and Italian is essential

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and familiar with COUPA sourcing tools

Benefits

  • Career growth opportunities within a globally recognised company

  • Supportive environment encouraging professional development

  • Please note: Specific benefits will be discussed during the interview stage.

Join an organisation where your work is valued and innovation thrives. Experience the synergy of joining a team committed to diversity, creativity, and distinction in the world of entertainment.

How to Apply

For more information about this exciting role and if you meet the criteria, please submit your details without delay to info@langleysearch.com quoting MB/732088.

Langley Search & Selection (langleysearch.com) is the leading specialist recruiter in the procurement, supply chain and purchasing field.  We manage permanent and interim procurement and supply chain jobs across the UK, Europe and globally for our clients, from large global multinationals to SMEs