Interim Sourcing Manager - IT

Recruiter
1st Executive
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
GBP450 per day +
Posted
20 Feb 2018
Closes
20 Mar 2018
Ref
RK - 11028
Contact
Ricky Kelly
Specialist Area
Category management
Job Level
Buyer
Sector
Military
Hours
Full Time

1st Executive are retained by a FTSE 250 global engineering group specialising in aerospace and defence equipment who are seeking an experienced hands on Interim IT Sourcing Manager.

You will be responsible for leading sourcing activities for the IT category covering H/W, S/W and IT Services, managing a spend of circa £50million.

Must have;

  • Broad IT Commercial background covering software , hardware, telecoms and services.
  • Commercial and Procurement processes like RFI/P, SOW, PO issuing
  • Commercial negotiations with Suppliers unto £5Mn
  • Ability to independently review and draft contracts unto £5Mn
  • Understanding of "three-way-match"
  • Director level Stakeholder experiences.
  • Understanding of SRM and business reviews of suppliers
  • History of delivery of cost saving and Cap-ex management

Nice to have;

  • Any background in manufacturing, aerospace
  • Implementation and use of SAP/ERP, purchasing systems
  • Process improvements

Soft skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to prioritise
  • Self-starter
  • Commercially minded
  • Flexible/ Quick to adapt

Duration: 6 months

Rate: Up to £440 per day

Location: Warwickshire

Start: ASAP

If you are interested in this opportunity then please send an up to date copy of your CV to ricky.kelly@1st-executive.com and confirm your availability for a call to discuss in more detail.