IT Supplier Relationship Manager

West Sussex
GBP55000.00 - GBP58000.00 per annum +
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Richard Johnson
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

An IT Supplier Relationship Manager job paying up to £58,000 plus great benefits based on the South Coast

Your new company
Your new company is a Blue-chip services company based on the South Coast, they have a great nationally recognised brand and are well-known for treating employees well. Your company is also currently undergoing strong growth, so there are great opportunities for you to continue to grow.

Your new role
In your new job you will be an IT Supplier Relationship Manager managing a portfolio of key suppliers for this Blue chip Organisation. Key to your role will be managing the end-to-end contract performance, ensuring that all SLA's are met and that you deliver any additional value possible. You will be responsible for ensuring that supplier performance is aligned with business objectives. Your focus will be 6-10 key IT suppliers, particularly looking at infrastructure, software and cloud.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in your new job you will need to have significant procurement and supplier relationship management experience. You will have strong commercial acumen, able to manage contract renewals, extensions and negotiations, so in-depth contract knowledge is important. To be successful in your new job, you will need to have strong communication and influencing abilities, able to engage with senior stakeholders internally and with supplier organisations.

What you'll get in return
In return for this job you will be remunerated with up to £58,000 plus great benefits and bonus. This role also has scope for flexible working options according to business and personal needs. As the IT Supplier Relationship Manager you will have the chance to lead and develop your suppliers, as well as the function more generally. This is a great opportunity to join the company during a time of growth, with great opportunities for upwards progression, where you can either focus on SRM or Procurement.

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