Beaumont Select

Procurement Manager - Technology

London (West), London Central
£50-60K + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension, Health
06 Jun 2017
06 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Looking for a dynamic and experienced Technology Procurement professional to lead complex, high value Telecoms sourcing strategies within this market leading procurement function…

My client is a market leading Blue Chip organisation at the forefront of providing innovative multi-technology services to an ever expanding customer base.  They are looking to recruit an experienced Telecoms Senior Procurement Manager to implement and lead sourcing strategies across complex and high value contracts.

The role will require the candidate to provide the Procurement interface within the Technology division across a multiple stakeholder and fast paced environment and act as a Senior Category Specialist for Telecoms expenditure, whilst supporting the Team Lead and Head of Technology Procurement in delivering the Technology Procurement objectives.


  • Sound knowledge of the Technology/Telecoms and associated sectors, products, services, suppliers
  • Extensive commercial awareness across Telecoms and Technology
  • Experience with working global/pan-European complex projects
  • Experience with strategic e-sourcing tools and techniques e.g. category definition, business requirements analysis, RFx, portfolio analysis, supplier relationship mapping etc., as opposed to purely reactive sourcing based on point in time demand
  • Demonstrable experience of commercial and legal negotiations including well developed contract-drafting skills and possess the skill and confidence needed to influence and negotiate effectively at all levels with internal and external stakeholders
  • Demonstrate a flexible approach, willingness to learn and respond positively to pressurised, fast moving and changing circumstances (e.g. re-planning due to internal/external dependencies)
  • High level of professionalism and transparency across all activities
  • Excellent organisational, communication and presentation skills
  • Display enthusiasm and self-motivation to overcome obstacles and demonstrate a positive approach in the face of difficulty whilst encouraging the same approach in others
  • High level understanding and experience of leading Company-wide procurement reviews and implementing and delivering them
  • Excellent time-management skills and the ability to prioritise
  • Be committed to providing high levels of service to both internal and external customers
  • Work effectively independently and as part of a team 

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business