Job Description

  • Job Reference:956251CR1_1533197679

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Hotel

  • Contact Name: Christian Rowles

  • Job Location: Hertfordshire

  • Job Title: Senior Procurement Manager IT (£75-£85k)

  • Job Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum

Posted On: 2nd August 2018

A leading FTSE 50 retail and hospitality organisation has a great opportunity for an experienced, senior-level IT procurement expert to join their IS procurement function through an exciting time of change.

Managing a multi-million £ spend portfolio, you will be taking on a wide variety of projects from apps, digital platforms, software, infrastructure and all other sub-categories of IS. This role would suit someone who wants a career within a dynamic and fast paced environment that loves to work in a team culture. The organisation currently has a class procurement function across other categories, the IS function is grounded and very bought into within the business, who have invested into expanding the team and aligning the whole companys IS spend in one centralised team

Senior IS Procurement Manager – £70,000 to £75,000 + car, bonus and benefits

Roles and responsibilities:

* Conduct end to end procurement focusing purely on IS spend – all sub-categories
* Manage and mentor a member in the team, supporting you on particular areas of IT spend
* A large focus of the role will be aimed at building lasting relationships with suppliers
* Negotiate new and existing contracts for best value for the business
* Source new suppliers for best value, with up-most efficiency
* Work within a close team , but take on projects autonomously, full responsibility of supplier selection
* Manage stakeholders at all levels — business leads to executive level
* Challenge stakeholders across the business with your own technical and previous experience

Experience required:

* Must have extensive IT/IS procurement experience
* Proven wins and achievements, in relative sized projects
* End-to-end procurement experience, strong SRM/VM experience essential
* Must be able to fit into a team and work well in that environment
* Very confident in negotiating any level of stakeholder
* Able to build effective and lasting relationships internally and externally
* Willing to fully commit to the role and company throughout this exciting time of change

Degree educated or MCIPS would be advantage, not essential


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