Beaumont Select

Senior Category Manager - Technology

Location
London
Salary
£60-70k + £5k car allowance + bonus + pension + health
Posted
16 Apr 2018
Closes
16 May 2018
Ref
JO-04314
Job Level
Buyer, Manager, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Looking for a dynamic and experienced IT Procurement professional to lead complex, high value IT sourcing strategies within this market leading Technology procurement function…

My client is a market leading Blue Chip organisation at the forefront of providing innovative multi technology services to an ever expanding customer base.  They are looking to recruit an experienced IT/Technology Senior Category Manager to direct sourcing strategies across complex and high value contracts.

The IT/Technology Senior Category Manager role will require the candidate to provide the Procurement interface within the Technology division across a multiple stakeholder and fast paced environment and act as a senior category specialist for IT expenditure, whilst supporting the Team Lead and Head of Technology Procurement in delivering the Technology Procurement objectives.

Senior Category Manager - Technology Skills/Experience

  • Sound knowledge of the Technology/software and associated sectors, products, services, suppliers

  • Extensive commercial awareness across IT and Technology

  • Experience with working global/pan-European complex projects

  • Demonstrable experience of commercial and legal negotiations including well developed contract-drafting skills and possess the skill and confidence needed to influence and negotiate effectively at all levels with internal and external stakeholders;

  • Demonstrate a flexible approach, willingness to learn and respond positively to pressurised, fast moving and changing circumstances (e.g. re-planning due to internal/external dependencies)

  • High level of professionalism and transparency across all activities

  • Excellent organisational, communication and presentation skills

  • Display enthusiasm and self-motivation to overcome obstacles and demonstrate a positive approach in the face of difficulty whilst encouraging the same approach in others

  • High level understanding and experience of leading Company-wide procurement reviews and implementing and delivering them

  • Excellent time-management skills and the ability to prioritise

  • Be committed to providing high levels of service to both internal and external customers

  • Work effectively independently and as part of a team 

------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business
------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Apply for Senior Category Manager - Technology

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1MB


4000 characters left


By applying for a job listed on Supply Management Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs