Beaumont Select

IT Sourcing Manager

£40-45k Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
30 Mar 2012
30 Apr 2012
Contract Type
Full Time

Fantastic opportunity to break into the world of investment banking, propelling your sourcing career forward within this global procurement function.

The Role
Responsible for high frequency, low value sourcing across a variety of IT spends

Key Responsibilities
• Manage commercial negotiations with relevant suppliers to ensure favourable commercial terms are agreed, which mitigate business risk.
• Ensure that all relevant Sourcing documentation is input to the Projects and Contracts online system.
• Adhere to sourcing and supplier management policies and other relevant governance procedures and project turn around times.
• Work with Category teams and the business to optimise supplier costs
• Support (mainly) IT managers in the commercial requirements from identification of business need to contract signature.
• Lead commercial negotiations with suppliers to ensure best value for money and associated cost savings.
• Develop issue and manage eRFx to find the best sourcing solution
• Liaise with Legal for the negotiation of large agreements to ensure favourable commercial terms. Mitigation of business risk and robust ongoing SLAs.
• Proactively seek savings opportunities
• To effectively stakeholder manage clients at all levels and be a valuable procurement ‘trusted advisor’ resource for the Business

The Person
• Ideally educated to degree standard and/or CIPS qualified
• Proven IT sourcing / procurement experience within a multinational company
• Strong negotiation skills
• Excellent contracts knowledge
• Strong communication skills
• Analytical skills

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.

Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business