Strategic Sourcing Manager - IT

Recruiter
Bramwith Consulting
Location
City of London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Jan 2019
Closes
15 Jan 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Global IT Category Manager - FTSE100 UK Leading Brand - London - ??65,000 - 70,000 + Car & Bonus

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This global brand who have recently hit the heights within the UK markets are seeking an experienced and cutting-edge IT category manager with experience of working with global suppliers to join their growing team.

This business are undergoing a significant transformation program to build their brand globally and in doing so have centralised their global procurement team in London. Whilst not only providing a significant package to secure the market leaders within this space, this business also lead the way in flexible working schemes allowing a number of days from home a week.

Global IT Procurement Manager role outline:

  • Work closely with the procurement team, senior stakeholders and continuously seek to improve value
  • Within the category management framework, develop, build and maintain supplier engagement through appraisal, performance monitoring to ensure business objectives are met
  • Proactively develop robust strategies for use within specific categories to deliver breakthrough results
  • Lead IT category spend reaching in excess of ??60 million

Requirements to be successful in this Global Category Manager position:

  • Extensive experience in within IT procurement having worked across a global remit and supplier base
  • Management experience and the ability to shape and develop a successful team
  • A full understanding of the cradle to grave procurement process including contract drafting and negotiation
  • Degree level education (or equivalent) including CIPS membership

This is the perfect opportunity for an already experienced IT procurement specialist to take the next step into management within a global FTSE business.

If you are interested in applying, please send a copy of your CV to

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