Global Firm: IT Procurement Manager

Location
Houston
Salary
USD75000 - USD85000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted
09 Jun 2017
Closes
09 Jul 2017
Ref
1704-32.3
Contact
jobsGA
Job Level
Buyer, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Procurement Manager - Global FMCG Firm - Career Progression - Houston Offices - $75,000 - $85,000 + Bonus + Package

One of the largest organisations in the world, this leading FMCG firm is looking to hire a talented IT Procurement Manager to join their dynamic Procurement Function. Liaising directly with the Head of Procurement and managing spends of over $200Million, the successful candidate can look forward to excellent career progression opportunities in this industry-leading organisation.

IT Procurement Manager Role:

  • Creating innovative sourcing strategies to deliver outstanding cost savings and best value across the IT Procurement category
  • Interacting with key stakeholders to understand the business needs and ensure Procurement best practice is delivered whilst meeting and exceeding stakeholder expectations
  • Managing key supplier relationships whilst continually reassessing the supplier contracts to ensure the most commercially successful terms are in place
  • Engaging on key procurement activities across the Indirect Categories, including but not limited to; strategic sourcing, contract negotiations and tender processes

Requirements for IT Procurement Manager:

  • Experience across the full Procurement process, ideally within a Blue Chip/FMCG environment, including contract negotiation and management
  • A CV demonstrating superior cost savings achieved across the IT Procurement Category through strategic Procurement activities
  • Excellent Stakeholder Relationship Management skills; a strong negotiator able to interact across all seniority levels internally and externally
  • Good academics; degree educated and additional qualifications welcome

This incredible opportunity will launch the successful candidate into a fast-paced, global career, managing the full IT Procurement spend for this $Multi-Billion organisation. The IT Procurement Manager will be interacting directly with Executive-level managers to drive the business forward, with clear career progression opportunities within 12 - 18 months.

For more information, email an up-to-date CV to jobsGA@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

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