IT Procurement Manager | Major Aviation Organisation | West Sussex

Location
West Sussex
Salary
£50-60,000 + competitive bonus + private healthcare + great pension + 25 days’ holiday
Posted
04 Jul 2017
Closes
04 Aug 2017
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This globally recognised aviation brand is looking for a new IT Procurement Manager to drive the IT Category Strategy forward.  This role will oversee all the IT Procurement spend across Software, Hardware and Telecoms on a global level. This role will report to the Head of IT Procurement and be part of a 5 person Procurement team with plans for growth next year.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Implementing and delivering category sourcing plans for the business across IT and Technology
  • Accountable for building and maintaining collaborative relationships with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Working in a truly dynamic and impressive offices near Gatwick with scope to work closely with the CIO, CFO and be on the exec steering panel. 
  • Being the subject matter expert for IT Procurement and regularly review of business wide strategies as part of the wider Commercial Exec Team.

Skills/Experience:

  • Have a broad range of IT Category knowledge, particularly in Software, Hardware and Telecoms
  • Good understanding of vendors, suppliers and commercial models for the Telecoms area
  • Ability to influence senior stakeholders in the business and manage an experienced team of Procurement professionals
  • Degree or equivalent is preferred but not essential

If you are a Procurement professional with a strong background in IT Procurement who is looking to work for a globally recognised business within a high performing procurement team then this role could be for you.