Who We Are
PIR is an independent Procurement consultancy with more than 20 years of experience. With extensive expertise in Cost Optimization, Sourcing, Legal and Procurement Transformation we help our clients do better business with their suppliers. Developing the right types of relationships is essential for effective allocation of tomorrow’s resources.
What You’ll Do
PIR is looking for experienced sourcing experts who want to transfer their knowledge into a management consulting context. As a specialist you will be expected to bring your knowledge of sourcing to create tailor made solutions for our clients and lead and coach teams to deliver outstanding results in challenging environments.
The range of assignments vary from sourcing strategy through execution and transformation of high-profile deals and partnerships, outsourcing, complex negotiations, cost optimization programs, operating model strategy and digital transformation of sourcing, procurement and vendor management functions.
Management consultants will be primarily expected to work delivering projects for PIR’s clients. In client engagements, you will take on the role of Project Manager assisting the client and creating true business value. You will have the opportunity to work alongside senior and more experienced colleagues, who will guide and mentor you on assignments.
What You’ll Bring
- Higher academic degree (probably Engineering, Business, Economics or Law)
- 3 – 10 years sourcing experience, preferably in the IT sourcing area.
- You have worked for a top-class sourcing organization. In addition, any consulting experience would be seen as a bonus
- You know how to explain and visualize complex concepts in a simple way. You are analytical, business minded, contractually literate, and a good negotiator and stakeholder manager.
- Excellent communication skills and ability to navigate in international environments are essential.
What We Can Offer
You will work in a team of driven and helpful consultants from varied backgrounds, in a company where you will have a direct impact on the success and future of our business and that of our clients. You will be part of a growing management consulting company specialised in sourcing and procurement
To work alongside some of the most experienced consultants in the sourcing and procurement sector on complex and challenging projects at large or medium sized companies. You will coached and mentored by your senior colleagues whilst delivering IT-sourcing projects.
To be part of a strong team of people passionate about what they are doing, continuously challenging themselves, their clients and their clients’ suppliers to develop, improve and deliver better results.
To work in a low process, admin light environment where you are in control of your own agenda, and where your contribution to the business success is key and recognized.
The opportunity to be part of an exciting group of management consulting companies (Newground Alliance) who are growing and creating a unique ecosystem of collaboration.