Senior Procurement / Category Manager IT – London, Telford or Manchester

Recruiter
PSD
Location
London, Telford or Manchester
Salary
£80,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted
06 Sep 2018
Closes
06 Oct 2018
Ref
CS / 16433400
Specialist Area
Purchasing, supply (main)
Job Level
Manager
Sector
Public Sector
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About the Client:

  • A high profile Central Government function
  • An organisation going through a large transformation programme
  • One of the largest and most complex contracts in Europe
  • An exciting opportunity to join an expanding team of commercial experts within the IT category

About the Role:

  • Be the lead customer interface with the Chief Digital & Information Officer (CDIO) teams
  • To provide deep sub-category expertise and market knowledge to enhance commercial services value and outcomes to customers
  • To provide leadership to the IT Category team and wider Commercial Directorate
  • Membership of, and active participation in, IT Category leadership team and other relevant management and programme/project boards
  • To provide support and advice to operational contract management teams across the organisation
  • Developing category and sub-category strategies
  • Ensure end solutions and commercial models meet business needs and objectives by constructively challenging requirements

 

 

What we’re looking for:

  • Experience of working at a strategic and senior level in a highly complex organisation
  • Degree or MBA calibre
  • Strong influencing and diplomacy skills
  • Deep IT category experience
  • Experience of implementing category management practises
  • Evidence of ability to drive and implement change

Location:

This role can be based in London, Telford or Manchester

About the Offer: 

£80,000 + bonus + benefits

Contact:                                                                          

Christian Shawcross, Director on 0207 970 9786 or email your CV to hmrc@psdgroup.com