Buyer - IT Sourcing

City of London
£25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
19 Nov 2012
17 Dec 2012
Stephanie Williams
Contract Type
Full Time

My clients a leading bank based in the City of London currently seek a Buyer/Assistant Manager - IT Sourcing up to 30k.

This is a great opportunity for an ambitious junior sourcing professional who is keen to work in a flat structured global team where they will gain vast exposure across a range of IT software sourcing.

Actively supporting the supplier lifecycle from tender, negotiation through to contract management, you will ensure a seamless supply of goods and services to the organisation. With support key deliverables will include:

Proactively contribute to strategy
Commercial analysis of data and reporting
Vendor lifecycle management and negotiation
Achieve annual savings
Investigating and resolving invoice queries and general discrepancies
Provide policy and procedure advice
Drive eProcurement projects and initiatives
Database updates
Interact with internal and external stakeholders at all levels

This is an excellent opportunity for a procurement professional with good basic skills who want to step up into a busy and varied role in an international organisation full of opportunities for further development. The ideal candidate will meet the following criteria:

Good generalist procurement skills (Ideally some IT sourcing experience)
Experience working in a large complex organisation
Strong attention to detail and analytical ability
Excellent communication skills

For additional information please register you interest by applying with your updated CV.

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