It Category Manager - £60,000

Recruiter
Bramwith Consulting
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum + package
Posted
01 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Procurement Manager - Accelerated Promotion to IT Category Leader - Global FTSE 100 - London - £50,000 - 60,000 + Bonus + Benefits

Due to an internal promotion this Global FTSE 100 major is seeking an up-and-coming Procurement professional ?to join their award-winning strategic sourcing team. With an outstanding reputation for providing professional development, the option for CIPS sponsorship, and a collaborative and fun team atmosphere, this Blue Chip employer has a lot to offer an ambitious Procurement specialist.

IT Procurement Manager role profile:-

  • Having an immediate impact with senior stakeholders, building strong relationships and being a crucial figure in positioning procurement more strategically within the Firm
  • Autonomously owning £ Multi-Million procurement and strategic sourcing projects from cradle-to-grave, from gathering stakeholders' requirements to ITT, RFP, RFQ, contract negotiation and award, and supplier relationship management (SRM) phases
  • ?Focussing on complex Technology procurement categories across Hardware, Infrastructure, Data Centres, Software, IT Services, Consultancy & Telecoms, managing both leading IT suppliers as well as bespoke and offshore vendors
  • Benefiting from one-to-one coaching to ensure your promotion within 12-18 months, either in the IT Procurement team or another category team



Required background:-

  • Impressive track record within your early procurement career to date, ?progressing from Graduate Buyer to Senior Buyer / Procurement Specialist
  • Ideally possessing subject matter expertise across IT & Technology Procurement categories
  • Strong knowledge of the end-to-end procurement process, with strategic (as opposed to just tactical) sourcing experience
  • Degree qualified & studying CIPS (preferred not essential)


If you are an ambitious senior buyer / procurement specialist looking for increased responsibility, one-to-one training and a fast-paced environment, this IT Procurement Manager position is a fantastic opportunity.


To find out more and apply? please send your CV to or directly through this page.


Key skills: procurement, strategic sourcing, category management, negotiation, stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, vendor management, purchasing, buying, Indirect, IT procurement, technology procurement, software, hardware, consultancy, professional services, telecoms


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