Public Sector Technology Procurement Category Manager

Recruiter
Qualserv Consulting
Location
Exeter, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Aug 2019
Closes
22 Aug 2019
Ref
1233983961
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Public Sector Technology Procurement Category Manager

This great opportunity to join a highly prestigious organisation in a very long-term contract ! They are in particular looking for someone with drive and initiative and not for a generalist commodity buyer. This role needs someone to have wide awareness of technology sourcing and in particular using government frameworks.

The role will involve :

Development of technology/IT category strategies

Provide expertise in the supplier and commercial aspects of their category

Stakeholder interaction and management

Support internal and external monitoring of supply chain relationships

Support e2e procurement process for specific sets of products and/or services within relevant categories

Supplier and contract management

Engaging with the BEIS, the CCS and Cabinet Office when required

Supplier management within their category

To be considered for the role you will require the following :

Be MCIPS qualified

Have a strong knowledge and experience of technology procurement using government frameworks. Your CV must clearly reflect this experience!

The ability to provide strategic advice and guidance

Lateral thinking

Strong contract negotiation skills and experience

Proven procurement experience within public sector entities

Good leadership skills

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