Senior IT Category Manager

Deverell Smith
Englefield Green
11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

You will be the Procurement lead for IT, develop and manage supplier relationships to ensure value for money is achieved and provide technical expertise in advising, guiding and executing procurement processes, including both EU and non EU tenders.

A key element of the role will be the implementation and continuous improvement of the College's new category management approach.

You will have previous experience of working within or alongside the IT category in a procurement role and a technical understanding to be able to consult with technical experts and work with strategic IT suppliers.

You will also have previous experience of reviewing software license and subscription terms and conditions, and able to advise key stakeholders on the implications and risks.

You will have strong communication skills and experience in building relationships at senior levels, as well as a good understanding of procurement best practice.

The successful applicant will be MCIPS or have equivalent experience.

In return we offer a highly competitive rewards and benefits package including generous annual leave and training and development opportunities. This is a full time, permanent post is based in Egham.