Global Technology Procurement VP

City of London
GBP40000 - GBP80000 per annum + BONUS + SHARES + PACKAGE
13 Sep 2019
13 Oct 2019
Gajan Sivarajah
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Global Technology Procurement VP - Iconic FTSE 100 - London + Flexible Working - £70,000 - 80,000 + Bonus + Package

This FTSE 100 conglomerate employs over 180,000 people across over 50 countries, and is consistently voted as a "Top 100 Employer ". Now due to aggressive expansion the Firm requires a highly expert Technology Sourcing Specialist to join ranks and grow into Senior Procurement Directorship within 2 years.

As Global Technology Procurement VP you will:-

  • Maintain a hands on approach with complex global Technology deals (ranging from £1M -£50M in size)
  • Manage and coach a team consisting of IT Procurement Managers, Category Managers, Buyers and Senior Sourcing Specialists, who in turn will be managing complex technology deals across Software, Services, Hardware & Telecoms
  • ‎Be responsible for global strategy, sourcing execution, stakeholder engagement and vendor management
  • Minimise contractual risks to the firm whilst demonstrating year on year cost improvement
  • Effectively build a pipeline of deals and develop the appropriate resourcing plans
  • Support improvement in processes, policy, systems, management information and reporting

In order to qualify for this Global Technology Procurement VP position you must:

  • Have significant IT & Technology Procurement and Sourcing experience, with category expertise spanning Software, Hardware, Professional Services and Telecoms / Networks
  • Have a successful track record of delivering significant cost savings and broader commercial benefits throughout the deal making process
  • Have successfully managed a truly international or global sourcing remit, navigating your way through multi-cultural stakeholder groups and manoeuvring cleverly to resolve international difficulties
  • Possess strong leadership and people management experience / qualities
  • Degree & MCIPS (preferred not essential)

If you are a senior Technology Sourcing expert looking to grow into Senior Procurement Directorship, apply now.

To find out more and apply please send your CV or apply through this forum.

Key skills : procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, Technology, Software, Hardware, Telecoms, Networks, Professional Services, global, FTSE100, negotiation, stakeholder management, vendor management

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