IT Procurement Manager - Software - Leading Telecoms Company

EUR80000 - EUR90000 per annum + + package
30 Sep 2021
30 Oct 2021
Will Kenny
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer, Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Procurement Manager - Software

Location: Ireland, Dublin (WFH 2-3 days per week)

Salary: €80-90k (plus package)

Contact: Will Kenny at

This position is permanently based in Dublin and will require relocation and EU right to work.

Are you an ambitious IT procurement professional looking to join a rapidly growing organisation and manage your own strategy playbook? World renowned telecoms company are looking for an innovative, disruptive thinker to support their procurement function through its digital transformation and help re-think the way procurement operates within large organisations.

Based out of their Dublin office, you will join a uniquely and newly assembled team of IT specialists and have autonomy over software, covering a portfolio including but not limited to; e-sourcing, contracts, spend analysis and SRM. You will leverage the global stakeholder base, onboarding them to newly innovated digital services and manage procurement sourcing pipelines (negotiations, collaboration and engagement).

This organisation is undergoing significant transformation throughout its wider procurement team, offering enviable avenues for rapid career progression.

As the software procurement manager you will:-

  • Provide best in class advice in IT sourcing strategy and leverage global stakeholder base.
  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of procurement sourcing initiatives as they relate to IT software, aligning them with broader procurement category strategy and sourcing pipeline (SRM, negotiation, collaboration and risk management).
  • Manage spends in the hundreds of millions across software.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in HP, SAP, MS and Dell etc.
  • Be cost management focused and eager to maximise value.
  • Be results oriented, helping to keep the procurement function on track and delivery oriented.


  • Proven record of success as an IT software procurement manager.
  • Comfortable developing and executing multi-year procurement strategies.
  • Familiar with Ariba e-sourcing and SAP.
  • Additional qualifications such as CIPS highly desirable.
  • Relevant bachelor's degree or equivalent.

This global telecoms company offer enviable opportunities for career progression. If you have relevant experience within IT software and are excited by this new opportunity, then apply now by sending your CV via the apply button above, or please email your CV to Will Kenny at

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