Senior IT Buyer - Strategic Sourcing & Procurement

Location
London
Salary
GBP45000 - GBP50000 per annum +
Posted
17 Sep 2017
Closes
17 Oct 2017
Ref
1709-28
Contact
jobsEFK
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior IT Buyer - Strategic Sourcing & Procurement - Global FTSE 100 - Central London - 45k + Bonus

This multinational FTSE 100 enterprise is a force to be reckoned with in the Professional Services market, and over the next decade this renowned innovator is forecast to become the number one brand in its space. With a number procurement & corporate sustainability awards, the appreciation for best-class-procurement has been reinvigorated, and now the firm is seeking an ambitious IT Procurement specialist to join ranks.

As Senior IT Buyer you will:-

  • Develop and execute innovative procurement, sourcing & category strategies across an array of Technology commodities including Data Centre, Software, Professional Services, Hardware and Telecoms
  • Have autonomous ownership of strategic £ Multi-Million procurement projects in a fast-paced environment, including all key steps such as strategy development, supplier negotiation, award recommendations, business case presentations and supplier contract execution
  • Be a pivotal player in the promotion of corporate procurement objectives and change initiatives, ensuring that the Technology sourcing team is supporting overall company direction and growth
  • Be promoted to IT Category Manager within 12-18 months, paving your way to Procurement Directorship within the next 5

Required background:-

  • Strong IT & Technology procurement experience from within a leading FTSE 250 / Fortune 500 firm
  • A natural flair for influencing senior stakeholders
  • The passion and tenacity needed for rapid personal growth
  • Degree, CIPS (preferred not essential)

This is an outstanding procurement opportunity to break into a globally revered FTSE 100 brand that boasts a fantastic track record for promoting from within.

To find out more ple‎ase send your CV to jobsefk@bramwithconsulting.co.uk or apply directly through this forum.

Key skills and areas: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, Technology, IT, Software, Hardware, Telecoms, Fixed, Voice, Data Center‎, negotiation, stakeholder management, contract management, supplier relationship management SRM

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