Global Strategic Buyer - IT Infrastructure Software

Bramwith Consulting
EUR65000.00 - EUR75000.00 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Closing date
13 Oct 2023

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Specialist Area
Procurement, Category management
Job Level
Buyer, Specialist
Information Technology
Contract Type
Full Time
CIPS Membership
CIPS member

Job Details

Global Strategic Buyer - IT Infrastructure Software (ServiceNow, Red Hat, VMWare)

IT Services and Consultancy Global Market Leader

Location - Flexible base in UK or Europe (Must hold valid UK or EU passport or right to work documentation)

Contact - Rikard,

This prominent IT services and consulting organization has consistently demonstrated its expertise in helping businesses navigate the complexities of the digital age. With a deep commitment to client success, it leverages cutting-edge technologies and innovative strategies to empower organizations to achieve their goals. Its global reach and diverse workforce enable it to offer comprehensive solutions tailored to the unique needs of each client. The company's track record of delivering results, fostering innovation, and promoting a culture of collaboration and inclusion underscores its position as a trusted partner in the ever-evolving landscape of IT services. Its unwavering commitment to sustainability and ethical business practices further exemplifies its dedication to making a positive impact on the world.

If you are an IT Procurement professional, looking to continue building your career in IT Procurement within a prominent and impressive player in the IT services sector, this company is looking for an experienced Global Strategic Buyer of IT Infrastructure Software to join its ranks. This role presents an exciting opportunity for individuals who want to contribute their expertise to a company known for its commitment to excellence and innovation in the IT services sector.

As the Global Strategic Buyer for IT Infrastructure Software, some of your key skills and responsibilities will include:

  • Strategic Sourcing: Develop sourcing strategies for a significant portfolio of infrastructure software vendors (ServiceNow, VMWare, Red Hat, Uipath, Zen Desk) worth €100M+, ensuring alignment with business needs and objectives.
  • End-to-End Portfolio Management: Oversee the complete sourcing process, including supplier negotiations, contract management, supplier relationship management (SRM), and continuous improvement initiatives.
  • Global Savings Initiatives: Collaborate closely with C-level stakeholders and Regional CEOs to drive global savings initiatives
  • Stakeholder Collaboration: Serve as the single point of contact for the Business Services BU and collaborate with stakeholders to clarify their needs, budgets, and timelines.
  • Market Monitoring and Process Improvement: Monitor the market for industry developments, identify innovations, and contribute to IT expertise. Implement process improvements and maintain accurate supplier data for contract adherence and savings tracking.

  • If you are passionate about IT Software and wish to be operating at the global level, where your ideas and strategies will be applied across the group and impact the whole business, then there is no better place to do so than in a business where IT sits at the core of the organization. You will hold a position of high visibility and impact with a high degree of autonomy and flexibility to manage your suppliers and deliver best value to the company.

    To apply, send in your latest CV (in English) via the Apply link above or send it directly to Rikard at


    Award-winning recruitment specialist with an exclusive global pool of procurement, operations and supply chain talent.

    Working with a wide range of small start-ups through to large FTSE 100 businesses, Bramwith Consulting has established a reputation for excellence, delivery and market knowledge.

    Our expert consultants, work on both contingency and retained search mandates with clients, advising and assisting them in hiring niche Procurement staff. Our experienced recruiters have proven track records establishing and developing relationships with clients and candidates alike, allowing us to provide the highest calibre of candidates and job opportunities.

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