IT Procurement Buyer

GBP35000.00 - GBP40000.00 per annum +
15 Jan 2021
11 Feb 2021
Devan Amin
Specialist Area
Buying, Procurement
Job Level
Analyst, Buyer
Contract Type
Full Time

IT Procurement Buyer - Global FMCG - North London + Flexible Working - £35,000 - £40,000 + Package

Contact: Devan at

Due to an internal promotion this multinational FMCG brand is seeking an up-and-coming Procurement professional to join their award-winning strategic sourcing team. With an outstanding reputation for providing professional development, fantastic buy-in in the business, and a collaborative and fun team atmosphere, this £bn+ Blue Chip employer has a lot to offer an ambitious Procurement specialist.

IT Procurement Buyer, role profile: -

  • Having an immediate impact with senior stakeholders, building strong relationships and being a crucial figure in positioning IT procurement more strategically within the Firm
  • Autonomously owning £ Multi-Million procurement and strategic sourcing projects from cradle-to-grave, from gathering stakeholders' requirements to ITT, RFP, RFQ, contract negotiation and award, and supplier relationship management (SRM) phases
  • Focussing on complex IT & Technology procurement categories across Software, IT Ser-vices, Consultancy, Telecoms, Hardware & Data Centre spend areas, managing both leading IT suppliers as well as bespoke and niche vendors
  • Reporting into the IT Procurement Lead, benefiting from one-to-one coaching to ensure your promotion within 12-18 months, either in the IT Procurement team or another category team

IT Procurement Buyer - Required background: -

  • Impressive track record within your early procurement career to date, progressing from Graduate Buyer to Buyer / Procurement Specialist
  • Strong knowledge of the end-to-end procurement process, with strategic (as opposed to just tactical) sourcing experience
  • Exposure to a fast-paced environment (FMCG, Retail) is beneficial but not essential
  • Specific IT procurement experience, or at least a passion for Technology
  • Degree qualified & studying CIPS (preferred not essential)

If you are an ambitious buyer / procurement specialist looking for increased responsibility, one-to-one training and a fast-paced environment, this IT Procurement Buyer position is a fantastic opportunity for you!

To find out more and apply please send your CV to Devan at or directly through this page.

Key skills: procurement, IT Buyer, IT Procurement, IT Junior Buyer, buyer, junior buyer, strategic sourcing, category management, negotiation, stakeholder management, supplier relationship management SRM, vendor management, purchasing, buying, Indirect, technology procurement, software, hardware, consultancy, professional services, telecoms, FMCG, Retail, London, Hertfordshire, Buckinghamshire

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