Vendor Manager - IT (Fortune 500)

Portfolio Procurement
£55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus and benefits
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A globally market leading multi-billion £ organisation have a brand new opening for an experienced Vendor Manager - IT to manage some of the company's global IT spend, ensuring inventory and service delivery is at upmost efficiency.

You will be managing multi-million £ contract portfolios on a truly global scale, some being complex and some more traditional. This role requires you to work in a fast paced, multi-project environment so you will be a 'hi-potential' go getter that is willing to take on high levels of work load

Role and requirements:

  • Manage the company's largest supplier for its internal IT requirements
  • Report directly into the Global Head of Vendor Manager
  • Achieve the best service delivery for the business and relevant IT business teams
  • Look after contracts a range of IT / Technology
  • Take in part in complex, high profile negotiations for best commercial placement
  • Global travel required to supplier destinations and company sites
  • Ensure the most efficient services delivery and all SLA's are being hit

Experience and requirements:

  • Proven achievements in complex IT/IS contract and vendor management
  • 360 IT procurement experience could of interest
  • Experience in working in global, matrix environments
  • Able to travel as and when required
  • Very strong communication and negotiation skills with any level of internal/external stakeholder
  • Clear ideas of process / strategy implementation for improved service
  • MCIPS or degree qualification preferable


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