Procurement Buyer - IT Software/ Systems

Recruiter
Location
Farnborough
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum +
Posted
31 Mar 2017
Closes
30 Apr 2017
Ref
J10191
Contact
Laura Marshall
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Military
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Procurement Buyer - IT Software/ Systems

Farnborough

Our client, a leading FTSE 250 company are looking for a buyer to be positioned within their IT/ Software Procurement Team.

Supported by an established, market leading business this is an exciting opportunity to join a newly formed managed service delivering leading edge solutions within Cyber Security & Counter Terrorism markets, utilising emerging technologies, software and solutions.

The role will be supporting, developing & executing Procurement associated requirements of a core Managed Service on behalf of a prestigious Government client in the delivery of Cyber Security solutions

Key accountabilities include:

* To provide end to end Supply Chain advice, process development, sourcing, supply assurance, SRM, proposal issue / evaluation and tasks against requirements
* Support the collaborative team to provide Agile-delivered supplier solutions to cater for a wide range of Cyber requirements that will cut across information-sensitive security domains.

Key Capabilities and Knowledge

* Relevant knowledge & experience of procuring IT (Infrastructure, Software & Services), Managed Services, Cyber Security
* Experience of contracting & delivery of outcomes through Agile processes
* Able to develop, understand & challenge IT based requirements & solutions
* Confident in communicating around IT language
* Problem solving ability, detail oriented and ability to manage multiple tasks
* Delivery and achievement focused, managing conflicting priorities whilst working at pace
* Proven contract negotiation skills in both a strategic relationship and sourcing environment
* Experienced in the delivery of Strategic Sourcing & Supply Chain Management
* Knowledge and understanding of procurement systems and infrastructure.

If you are interested in this opportunity - please call Laura on 01483 212183 today.