Head of SRM/ICT Commercial Function
Our high profile Public Sector client are looking for a forward thinking and innovative IT Commercial Management and SRM professional to join the existing team and provide commercial advice on ICT contracts to the organisation. You will work closely with the Commercial Director and the wider procurement function and have a proven track record of effectively managing IT contracts to ensure delivery and service levels are met. You will interface with external suppliers and internal stakeholders, implementing best practice, and ensuring the organisation benefits from value for money without compromising service levels across the entire ICT spend portfolio.
You will lead on all ICT Contract management - both new and existing, work in conjunction with the legal team and individual stakeholders using public sector guidelines to ensure best commercial outcomes. This role would suit a Senior IT Contract/Commercial Manager who has had experience in both the Public and Private Sector and is used to working in a fast paced delivery focused environment with Project Management experience.
·Energetic, driven and forward thinking individual
·Recent experience of IT Commercial Contracts Management in an OJEU/Public Sector environment
·Strong commercial awareness - getting the best out of every contract by effectively managing suppliers
·An effective negotiator and ability to engage and advise senior stakeholders
·IT Contract management and effective Supplier Relationship Management skills
·Proven cost saving skills
·Proven track record of implementing strategies and innovative solutions
·Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced environment
·Self-starter with gravitas and presence
·Existing knowledge of managing an contract ICT portfolio - software/hardware & services within a Public Sector environment
N.B. Cedar accepts CV uploads in 3 formats; MS Word, HTML and Simple Text. Please convert any PDF files to one of these formats before uploading. Thank you