IT/Telco Sourcing and Contracts Specialist

Location
Manchester
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum + + Package + Flexi Working
Posted
25 Nov 2021
Closes
25 Dec 2021
Ref
BBBH16231.1
Contact
Molly Nelson
Specialist Area
Category management, Procurement
Job Level
Buyer, Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Procurement Specialist - Global Technology Major - £50K

This World-renowned Leader in technology services is looking for an ambitious procurement professional to join their first-class procurement function, notorious for their strategic procurement model which has saved over £1 billion in the last 10 years. This client is at forefront of innovation, and it will be your job to address the IT category strategic opportunities in the evolving world of cloud, digital and platforms. With a truly global reach, this firm has offices in Morocco, New York, Sydney, Hong Kong and many more! This is a fantastic opportunity to represent a global name and build on your capabilities within IT procurement.

With offices all over the UK, this permanent role allows you to work on a flexible basis between home and your nearest office. The salary on offer is circa £50,000. If you are looking to develop your career in IT procurement with an award-winning firm and implement your expertise on major projects, then this is a fantastic opportunity to elevate your career to the next step.

The IT Procurement Specialist will be responsible for:

  • Managing sourcinging process, supplier negotiations and paperwork, strategic account relationships, performance evaluations and continuous improvement initiatives across complex and high value IT projects
  • Drive saving initiatives in close cooperation with stakeholders (internal use, managed services and resell)
  • Liaising with the Senior Procurement Manager and the UK Procurement team, working together to bring the latest enhancements and innovative solutions to your projects

Required Background for the IT Procurement Specialist:

  • A track record of IT procurement or contract management experience, with a competence and a proven ability to manage supplier relationships, influence stakeholders and manage commercial contracts
  • Product knowledge including hardware, software including licencing metrics, storage and maintenance
  • Demonstrable experience in the public and/or private sector, where you have successfully implemented change through developing and applying strategies
  • A strong education record, with CIPS being desirable but not essential

If you are interested in applying to this exciting position, please send your CV to Molly at jobsMN@bramwithconsulting.co.uk

Key skills: Procurement, Category Management, Supply Chain, Indirect, IT procurement, software, hardware, services, management, remote working, Global, Strategic Sourcing, Stakeholder Management, Procurement Strategies, Strategic Sourcing, indirect procurement, indirects, procurement consultant, purchasing, senior, operations, IT purchasing, software purchasing, software buyer, Telco purchasing, telecoms

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