SAP Partner

Director of Procurement (SAP Ariba)

London - £100k + Bonus/Bens

Senior Manager/Director of Procurement (SAP Ariba) – up to £100,000 base plus package – London with Travel

bluewaveSELECT’s SAP Ariba Recruitment desk are partnered with a global consulting firm seeking an experienced SAP Procurement expert capable of leading across delivery of SAP based procurement technology transformation programmes on a global scale. Focussing on SAP Ariba, specifically complex category management and sourcing models as well as procurement assessment and technology implementation.

The role will combine oversight of hands on delivery lifecycle implementation for SAP Ariba full source-to-pay (S2P) solutions across sourcing, contracts, SLP, P2P, etc… as well as management of stakeholders, business consulting and sales/bid work to maintain a healthy project pipeline.

Whilst the role may initially be remote based due to travel restrictions imposed by COVID-19, the regular role will involve national and international travel frequently and so the successful SAP Procurement Manager must be willing to engage in global movement based on client locations.

Key Requirements:

  • Strong procurement background (ability to confidently discuss procurement, cost reduction, managing risk and supply chain)
  • Excellent understanding of P2P, S2C and how these knit together
  • Extensive experience across SAP Ariba (from a functional implementation perspective)
  • Perhaps prior to Ariba, experience within SRM/MM (would be good)
  • Full expertise across the SAP/ERP delivery lifecycle
  • Consultative experience gained with solid communication skills at all levels
  • Willing to travel (when permitted) as part of this role

If you would be interested in discussing this role with a specialist SAP Ariba Recruiter then please submit your application now for immediate consideration. If you would like to follow up directly then please feel free to contact me at

SAP Procurement / SAP Supply Chain / SAP Ariba / S2P / S2C / P2P / SAP Manager / Ariba Solution / SAP Ariba OnDemand / SAP Project Delivery

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Senior Manager/Director of Procurement (SAP Ariba) – up to £100,000 base plus package – London with Travel