IT Procurement Manager - Global Consumer Goods Leader

GBP50000 - GBP60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
28 Jul 2021
27 Aug 2021
Conall de Hoog
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IT Procurement Manager - Global Consumer Goods Leader

Location: Reading, UK (Flexible)

Salary: £50k - £60k + Bonus + Benefits


Renowned for reaching a broad target audience globally, this FMCG organisation seeks a high-achieving IT procurement manager to join the Reading office and manage the increasing complexity of its global IT Procurement spend.

Operating across 12 countries, you will be joining an established brand with a team of procurement professionals based around the world, helping to maximise value for money. The successful individual will be responsible for sub-set of rapidly growing IT spend (circa £200m) as the business continues to invest heavily in the next generation of technology to improve customer experience.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Review and negotiate contracts with suppliers to ensure optimal rates are achieved
  • Run risk assessments throughout your category area to ensure minimal risk exposure to the brand
  • Apply knowledge in IT licensing models to implement more effective commercial processes
  • Manage all £200m spend through fit for purpose category strategies
  • Spend areas include but are not limited to IT hardware, software, licensing, infrastructure and telecoms

Required Experience / Background:

  • Significant strategic procurement experience in the areas of IT and Telecoms to help further boost the capabilities of the team
  • 3+ years in procurement in IT and Telecoms
  • Understanding of licensing with IT procurement
  • Speak fluent English, additional languages are beneficial

If you have the relevant skills and experience to deliver to the requirements above, please apply now by uploading your CV below or alternatively by sending your CV to Conall at

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