IT Vendor Manager (Nottingham)

Syntax Consultancy Ltd
Nottingham, UK
03 Sep 2019
08 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Vendor Manager
£50,000 - £60,000 (DOE) + Benefits

IT Vendor Manager needed for a superb permanent career opportunity based in Nottingham. Start ASAP in Summer 2019.

You would be acting as the primary interface for IT solutions vendor relationships - strengthening existing 3rd party supplier relationships, ensuring agreed SLAs are achieved + new vendor selection.

Excellent benefits package including: 25 Days Holiday + 15% Annual Bonus + Pension + Life Assurance + Share Save + Healthcare + Remote Working + More!

Key skills, experience and duties will include:

- In-depth Vendor & Supplier Management experienced gained within the IT industry.
- Managing multiple 3rd party vendors who provide critical services for internal/external customers.
- Leading vendor negotiations, conflict resolution + driving continuous improvement from the supplier base.
- Building rapport and strong relationships with 3rd party suppliers and acting as an escalation point for vendor management issues.
- Leading contract renewals + selection of new vendors.
- Implementing a strategic Vendor Management roadmap to deliver cost savings and value-added.
- Leading regular governance meetings with vendors in line with the agreed supplier governance framework.
- Reporting on vendor SLA performance ans service quality metrics + identifying areas for potential improvement.
- Tracking vendor spend, raising purchase orders, invoice approvals, volume rebates + identifying opportunities for cost reduction.
- Negotiating service levels (SLAs), volume discounts and contract terms.
- Experience of Risk Management processes for 3rd party suppliers.
- Prior experience of working with multi-national teams would be helpful.
- A CIPS qualification + Financial Services domain experience would be advantageous.


- Please email through a copy of your CV for consideration stating your work availability, £ salary expectations and a short paragraph explaining why you believe you are a strong match for this position.
- If your experience matches the job description a member of the Syntax team will contact you to talk you through the full details and to answer any questions you may have.
- We do our very best to respond to all applications. However, due to high volumes of enquiries we regret it is not always possible to do this.


- Syntax Consultancy Ltd is a leading independent IT, Digital and Tech recruitment specialist.
- We offer 30+ years` experience in providing outstanding talent into clients throughout the UK & Europe, including the IT Consultancy, Government, Education, NHS, Software and Retail markets.
- We specialise in supplying high-end Contract / Interim and Permanent IT, Digital and Technical professionals who make an immediate, positive impact.
- At Syntax we pride ourselves on providing an outstanding service to candidates and clients alike.
- We aim to make the recruitment process as positive and hassle-free as possible, whatever the final outcome.
- Syntax Consultancy Ltd operates as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency

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