Contracts Lead Manager role based in Bradford
Your new company
Our client is currently looking to recruit an experienced Contracts Lead Manager to join their well respected business based in Bradford on a permanent basis.
Your new role
A new, exciting opportunity has arisen within a newly formed IT VMO function. The Contract Lead (SAP) will be the lead manager on key, high value, strategic contracts associated with the SAP Transformation Programme, taking ownership and accountability to generate maximum value from contracts and deliver added-value benefit. You will be a key contributor to the IT Operating Model. You will drive excellent standards, high performance, and innovation by creating the conditions for effective delivery through Yorkshire Waters IT vendors.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have experience managing and leading IT Vendors, with a proven track record of driving sustainable performance against challenging business targets. Experience of delivering IT Frameworks in a multi-vendor environment (IT Infrastructure Vendors, Application Development Vendors, Telemetry Vendors, IT Operational and IT Security vendors, Professional Services vendors). Extensive experience of delivery SAP programmes with SI (System Integrators) within large organisations. Excellent understanding and experience of procurement processes and proactive in building relationships with external providers. Excellent management of SLA interfaces with the customer, internal support teams and other third party organisations to deliver an efficient and effective end-to-end IT Service.
What you'll get in return
Salary up to £58,000 + pension + annual performance related bonus + Private Healthcare + 28 days annual leave + company car/car allowance.
What you need to do now
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