IT Procurement Manager - £80K (Birmingham)

Recruiter
1st Executive
Location
Birmingham
Salary
GBP60000 - GBP80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
21 Sep 2018
Closes
21 Oct 2018
Ref
J11580B
Contact
Richard Shelley
Specialist Area
Procurement
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Role: Senior Procurement Manager (IT & Technology)

Salary: Up to £80K + Excellent Benefits

Location: Birmingham

Our client, a leading FTSE 100 Organisation, and respected market leader, seek to recruit a Senior IT Procurement Manager. The role forms a key part of the on-going Procurement Transformation programme, working towards the CEO's cost saving agenda.

Role:
You will have responsibility for a portfolio of IT Software, Hardware, Services Procurement and Telco Procurement. You will be tasked with developing and delivering cutting edge EU strategic sourcing and category management solutions, operating as an internal business partner to key stakeholders across the organisation - spanning 20+ countries.

You will deliver a first-class procurement service to the internal customer by leading and managing large scale, complex procurement negotiations whilst managing the key vendor relationships across the IT procurement portfolio.

Experience:
You will be an experienced IT Procurement specialist with significant and demonstrable category expertise across the breadth of the IT portfolio, encompassing Software, Hardware and IT Professional Services.

- Deep IT Procurement expertise, with specific experience of Software and IT Professional Services Procurement
- Ideally demonstrates experience of global/international Procurement gained in a 'blue-chip' environment
- Strong communication skills with a consultative approach to influencing and negotiation
- Excellent stakeholder engagement and relationship management skills
- Ideally Degree, MCIPS qualified