Procurement Manager - IT

GBP50000.00 - GBP55000.00 per annum + benefits
24 Jul 2017
23 Aug 2017
Linda Todd
Specialist Area
Job Level
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

IT Procurement Lead working with senior level stakeholders to deliver IT procurement projects and VFM. An exciting new procurement job opportunity for an IT Procurement Lead based in central London.

You will be working with senior level stakeholders to deliver IT procurement projects and VFM.

This role is with an organisation who is currently re-tendering the majority of its IT Services, as well as developing its strategy for adopting cloud technology. You will plays a key role in this by providing expert advice, guidance and operational procurement support, whilst ensuring compliance with best practice and legislation. You will have the opportunity to define and implement the procurement strategy for IT projects, identifying cost saving and value adding initiatives whilst also taking ownership of key IT supplier relationships.

This will include:

  • Delivering OJEU and Government Framework tender processes for IT services, hosting agreements, software agreements etc.
  • Advising stakeholders on sourcing options and commercial models for IT procurements
  • Ensuring Value for Money is achieved from IT procurement activity

You will also work as part of the wider team to increase the commercial awareness and understanding of procurement within the IT department. This can involve promoting procurement, supplier and contract management best practice to stakeholders through presentations and relationship management. You will be an experienced IT procurement professional who can demonstrate:

  • Extensive experience in delivering end-to-end procurement processes for IT projects within the public sector
  • Extensive experience in negotiating contracts and renewals across IT spend
  • A track record of achieving value for money
  • Experience managing IT suppliers with annual multi-million spends
  • Significant experience working within the EU Procurement Directives and delivering OJEU and Government Framework procurement processes
  • MCIPS or willing to study towards this
You will have strong communication skills and experience in building relationships at senior levels, as well as a good understanding of procurement best practice.

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at

Similar jobs

Similar jobs