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Power & Nuclear - Senior Sourcing Leader - Redcar, Teesside

  • Location

    Redcar, Teesside

  • Sector:

    Power & Nuclear

  • Job type:

    Fixed Term Contract

  • Contact:

    Lewis Bowdler

  • Contact email:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6-12 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


Senior Sourcing Leader

3 Year Contract

Redcar, Teesside

IR35: Inside


Our Client has a requirement for a Senior Sourcing Leader, who will be required to work on a 3-year contract basis. This role will be based in Redcar, Teesside but may offer some hybrid working.


Key Accountabilities of the Job:

  • Owns, drives and updates the Project Sourcing strategy for cost, vendor’s panel, on-time PO placement, on-time delivery and execution of services.
  • Is the owner and is accountable for Project Sourcing Cost. Strives to implement savings and the best possible cash flow for project sourcing.
  • Understands the commercial part of the TSA (Turbine Supply Agreement) contract and ensures its flow down terms into Purchase Orders and project subcontracts
  • Ensures that suppliers meet all contractual requirements regarding customs and duties with the support of the Logistics department.
  • Supports Buyers in his/her team in relation to the complete and on-time delivery of the technical specifications from the project stakeholders, mainly the engineering department.
  • Ensures appropriate risk, contract and claim management awareness and know-how among his/her collaborators.
  • Ensures compliance with Legal, Financial, Quality and EHS rules for the project, business, sector and Company.


Essential Skills / Experience / Qualifications:

  • This role requires significant experience in Project Management & Functional Management. The knowledge level is comparable to a degree from an accredited university or college in Engineering or Business Administration (or a high school diploma with relevant experience).
  • Experience as Sourcing Manager sourcing for Projects.
  • Experience in managing teams whether direct/virtual.
  • Good understanding of finance, fiscal and commercial implications in a global acting environment.
  • Good understanding of legal/contractual aspects of an EPC contract.
  • Risk management knowledge.
  • Good communicator and teamwork capability.
  • Strong Negotiation skills.


At Talascend we understand just how important it is to secure the right people. That is why our Recruitment Consultants always take the time to understand requirements in detail and offer sound advice to both clients and candidates.


We actively recruit at all levels and this is a superb opportunity for Senior Sourcing Leader’s looking for new employment.