IT Procurement Manager

Location:
Coventry
Job Type:
Contract
Industry:
Engineering
Job reference:
BBBH154534_1651234332
Posted:
27 days ago

IT Procurement Manager
Coventry (2 Days Office - 3 Days WFH)
£598 Per Day PAYE
6 Month Contract
Inside IR35

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures the timely delivery of specific procurement projects which achieve targeted savings and minimise supply risk
  • Performs strategic supplier relationship management of key IT suppliers
  • Leads negotiations with sophisticated IT suppliers or service providers
  • Identifies and involves key stakeholders early and translates their business needs to deliver commercial solutions
  • Leads the identification, development and performance management of suppliers to deliver the business need
  • Identifies efficiency opportunities and implements associated improvements using value engineering approaches
  • Applies new policy and process changes within the procurement operating environment
  • Develops project plans and prioritises delivery of a number of simultaneous strategic sourcing requirements
  • Produces and maintains central procurement documentation on behalf of the internal stakeholders (e.g. sourcing cycle process, supplier and benefits management validation)
  • Builds and maintains strong internal and external relationships at senior and executive management levels.

Key skills and competencies required:

  • Conversant and experienced in the application of modern category management tools and techniques, with an ability to develop category strategies to meet stakeholder needs
  • Has excellent technical knowledge and experience in category management application
  • Commercial acumen with proficient negotiation skills, with confidence and ability to lead complex commercial negotiations and achieve results
  • Demonstrates integrity and professionalism and is viewed by internal and external stakeholders as credible and trustworthy.
  • Self-motivated, results driven, proactive and highly accountable
  • Proven team player but can also be relied to work on their own initiative
  • Confidently and comfortably operates at a strategic and operational level
  • Proven track record of meeting cost savings across various IT categories.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and a high level of presentation skills.
  • Strong and proven interpersonal and organisational skills with ability to handle multiple projects in a challenging and dynamic environment.

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Fahad McCann
Recruitment Consultant

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