IT & Telecoms Procurement Lead - Digital Transformation

GBP65000 - GBP75000 per annum +
27 Jul 2021
26 Aug 2021
Conall de Hoog
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IT & Telecoms Procurement Lead - Digital Transformation - Defence Technology Firm

Location: South East England (Flexible)

Salary: £65000 - £75000


This multinational defence technology firm is undergoing a £100m digital transformation. As a result, they are seeking a high-achieving IT & Telecoms procurement lead to assist with the transformation and manage categories including hardware, software, cyber and technology.

Recognised as world-class in their research and development, the successful individual will be working within a market leading organisation that are well known for innovation. As IT & Telecoms Procurement Lead you will be collaborating with the supply chain team as well as reporting into the Head of Procurement.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Lead the procurement function during the £100m digital transformation
  • Source new suppliers, negotiate and manage contracts and monitor performance
  • Develop supplier and stakeholder relationships and ensure
  • Deliver risk management strategies to mitigate the impact of volatile supply markets
  • Assist with the management of new IT systems (including P2P software)
  • Manage the full end-to-end process

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years in procurement in IT and Telecom is beneficial
  • Experience leading large procurement projects (full end-to-end process)
  • Understanding of licensing within IT Procurement
  • Previous experience on a digital transformation is highly favourable
  • Strong background in procurement and category management is essential
  • Degree and CIPS qualified, or equivalent is desirable

This position offers a broad range of responsibilities and will allow the successful individual to fully progress within their career to a senior level. If you think this opportunity sounds like the right fit for you, apply directly below or alternatively, send your CV to Conall at

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