Consultant/Senior Consultant - IT

GBP35000 - GBP60000 per annum + competitive package
17 Mar 2012
14 Apr 2012
Lucy Ball
Job Level
Buyer, Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time

My client, a leading procurement consultancy with an impressive array of blue-chip clients is in the market for a high-calibre and experienced IT Procurement specialist to manage their entire IT Procurement portfolio. In this IT Category Manager role, the successful applicant will be working in a rapidly expanding IT procurement function across a variety of IT procurement projects both within the UK and globally.

In this IT procurement role, you will:

Effectively lead and execute procurement solutions across all IT Procurement across IT consumables, telecoms, hardware, software, networks, security and related services
Identify and develop cost-reduction strategies and procurement performance improvements
Manage relationships with key stakeholders and suppliers
Evaluate the market to maintain the firm at the forefront of the industry

In order to succeed in this travel procurement role, the candidate must:
Possess experience across all IT Procurement areas including hardware, software and services
Proven track record of success in delivering results across IT Procurement projects
Expertise in strategic-sourcing and stakeholder management
Have a degree or equivalent with strong communication, leadership and team-working skills

This is a unique opportunity for an experienced IT procurement professional to work in a collaborative and supportive environment that offers real opportunity for career progression. The successful candidate will have the autonomy to manage their own role and develop and manage the IT procurement function. For more information, please apply with an up-to-date copy of your CV.