Job Description

  • Job Reference:960257CR_1558543214

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Job Industry: Leisure/Distribution

  • Contact Name: Christian Rowles

  • Job Location: Berkshire

  • Job Title: IT & Technology Procurement Specialist (FTSE 250)

  • Job Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum

Job Start Date: ASAP

An amazing opportunity to work for a FTSE 250 retail and entertainment organisation, with some very reputable brands in the group that has arisen due a huge investment into technology.

This role requires someone that has had some experience in sourcing for IT Hardware, Services, Software, Telco and Networks on a strategic level. This role sits within a relatively new team within a large, class procurement function, but focusing on IT spend with a consistent focus to transition into a full strategic function.

Role responsibilities:

* IT category focus to source new suppliers and rationalize spend
* Analyse the market to advise internal stakeholders
* Sell the benefits of procurement to the business leads and consult accordingly
* Negotiate with suppliers to achieve the best cost and service for the business
* Implement SLA’s into new and existing supplier contracts
* Draft contracts from scratch
* Suggest new supplier opportunities from current and past market knowledge

Experience & requirements:

* A broad range of IT sub-category, proven, procurement experience
* Implement strategies into a function / business
* Previous procurement experience, specifically in IT/IS/Technology
* Confident in negotiating and managing all levels of stakeholder
* Able to analyse data and process it into advice / benefits for the business
* Basic technical understanding of IT and the relevant sub-categories
* End to end procurement experience on a strategic level
* CIPS or degree qualified


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