Indirect IT Procurement Category Manager / 12 Month FTC

GBP40000 - GBP45000 per annum + Bonus
14 Oct 2021
13 Nov 2021
Amy Anslow
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Indirect IT Procurement Category Manager / Professional Services / Bristol / Flexible Working / £40,000 - £45,000 / Extensive Additional Benefits inc. Bonus

This established Professional Services organization is offering an exciting new opportunity as a Indirect IT procurement category manager. Gaining its highly regarded worldwide reputation through continuously striving for industry-leading innovations, whilst simultaneously providing a rare company culture with an extremely supportive working environment. Benefits range from a bonus and generous pension scheme to an attractive holiday allowance.

If you are looking for an IT procurement role within a world renowned company that has access to substantial technological resources and with the opportunity to influence the procurement function, whilst feeling confident that your company will support you both professionally and with work/life balance, this is the perfect role for you.

Within this exciting Indirect IT procurement category manager role, you will be required to…

  • Continuously evaluate the organizations procurement activities; suggest and implement suitable solutions to facilitate efficiency and cost reduction, as well as be responsible for leading delivery of the end-to-end IT procurement process
  • Manage a variety of stakeholder relationships, from working with internal stakeholders to aid challenging of business requirements through to monitoring and liaising with local IT suppliers
  • Become an expert in this organizations proven budget approach to enable utilization, optimization and compliance with access to leading procurement tools and resources
  • The diverse nature of this role in terms of day-to-day activities provides desirable variety; you will constantly be exposed to dynamic responsibilities, from negotiating with market leading Technology suppliers to procurement performance management

Please note, although this is a 12 Month FTC opportunity the organization hates to lose talented procurement professionals, therefore it is likely to turn into a permanent position.

To be suitable for this Indirect IT procurement manager role, you will need…

  • CIPS and A level education is desirable
  • Ability to demonstrate a strong track record within IT procurement; particularly in relation to sourcing of IT procurement sub-categories, such as hardware, software and networks
  • Strong skills surrounding stakeholder management, communication and negotiation

For more information regarding this exciting new procurement opportunity, please send a copy of your CV to Amy at or directly through this page.

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