Job Type: Contract
Job Industry: Educations
Contact Name: Ben East
Job Location: Cambridgeshire
Job Title: Senior IT Buyer - Education (14 month FTC)
Job Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Portfolio Procurement are currently representing an internationally recognised University. They are looking for a successful Buyer with a track record in the IT Category to cover their current employee for an initial 12 month period. You will work within a close-knit team of 4 and be responsible for the following;
* Perform day-to-day adhoc buying activity across the full IT Category.
* Assist the Sourcing Manager in analysing the total spend portfolio to maximise the Procurement function.
* Work strategically to reduce spend in target areas, through reviewing suppliers and implementing new strategies.
* Needs to be a self-starter, who has experience in end to end IT Procurement.
* Should have the ability to think outside the box and be creative in their approach.
* Will ideally come from an Education/closely aligned sector, however this is negotiable.