IT Procurement Manager- Transformation - £60k

Location
London
Salary
GBP60000 - GBP65000 per annum +
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
1707-27
Contact
jobsYMT
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Procurement Manager - Software -Transformation- Central London - £60k + package

My client, one of the leaders in the technology consultancies with a host of multinational blue chip clients has a procurement function that manages a staggering £1 billion spend of which £600 million is allocated to Technology & IT.

Subsequently, there is a big demand for an IT Procurement Manager to fit within the internal function to lead on strategic and advisory projects in a greenfield environment. The successful candidates must have a breath of experience across IT Procurement and tangible examples of success in the software sub-category.

IT Procurement Category Manager Responsibilities:

  • Managing a large spend across all technology Procurement subcategories most notably software
  • Develop new strategies for business development and reporting to senior members as to how the company can develop the Procurement function further
  • Negotiate, and create relationships, with internal & external suppliers whilst developing a strong network for each particular market
  • Conduct deep research into IT category and identify how you can generate savings across them
  • Manage stakeholder relationships - ensuring a positive working relationship is in place

Key Skills & Experience Sought:

  • Strong IT Procurement experience
  • Proven track record of managing a large spend and delivering savings
  • History of negotiating with the ability to influence decisions in your favour
  • Good communication skills with past experience managing supplier and stakeholder relationships
  • Friendly, driven person looking to maintain high standards and set an example for self as well as others
  • Degree level 2.1 or equivalent (desirable)
  • CIPS (desirable)

Salary: £65k + Car + Bonus + Package

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

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