IT Senior Buyer - Professional Services Firm

Location
London
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted
09 May 2017
Closes
08 Jun 2017
Ref
1703-23.66
Contact
JobsAMD
Job Level
Buyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Senior Buyer - Industry Leading Professional Services Firm

Location: Central London

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000

Job Type: Permanent

IT Senior Buyer - Professional Services - Central London- £40-45k + bonus

This heavyweight professional services firm are looking to add an innovative and results oriented IT Senior Buyer to sit within the Procurement team. Reporting directly to the Head of IT Procurement, the role offers the chance to impact multiple categories of IT spend and to develop expertise across IT procurement. The role includes a team spend of c.£400m and the opportunity to work alongside inspirational leaders within the business.

IT Senior Buyer Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for sourcing through to contract & relationship management, as well as supporting Category Managers on strategic sourcing projects where required.
  • Rationalise IT spend across multiple divisions, working with key stakeholders to optimise the IT procurement process and add value as per business requirements.
  • Support the delivery of category strategies across software, hardware and networks, among others.
  • Manage supplier performance against SLA's, KPI's to drive maximum value throughout the supply chain and improve processes across the IT procurement function.

Key Skills & Attributes Required:

  • The ability to communicate with and influence stakeholders at all levels of business, delivering with clarity even to those with no procurement expertise.
  • A track record of savings delivered across hardware, software and networks.
  • Demonstrate exemplar procurement and supply chain practice, show an understanding of how Procurement delivers value throughout the organisation.
  • Experience of supplier selection, negotiation and contract management - including the development of relationships with suppliers and stakeholders.
  • Degree educated, working towards MCIPS or other equivalent qualification.

For more information, please e-mail an up-to-date copy of your CV to jobsAMD@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

Keywords: Indirect Procurement, Technology, IT, Senior Buyer, Strategy, Contract Management, IT Procurement, Software Procurement, Hardware Procurement, Managed Services Procurement, Degree, MCIPS, London