Alexander Lloyd are supporting a FTSE100 business within Brighton as they have undergone a transformation within their Procurement & Contract Management function, and as a result they are looking to appoint a talented Head of Contracts to support their Group IT function.
This role will be a strategic partner to IT as you will manage a key contract with significant spend as you build a robust relationship. You will ensure the suppliers adhere to SLA's and KPI's, making key strategic recommendations, from market analysis, supplier engagement and collaborating with Group IT.
Your duties in a nutshell:
* Commercial management & contract negotiations * Working closely with Group Finance to ensure appropriate financial controls are in place for strategic IT contracts * Own the relationship with strategic IT suppliers * Ensure that there are robust risk management processes embedded into the relationship with strategic IT suppliers * Managing a small team, from day to day work delegation, through to appraisals, development and training
The successful candidate will have a strong procurement/category management background within IT with a lead role with Contracts. IT experience is essential, and a proven track record in Supplier Relationship Management and stakeholder engagement will be critical.
In return our client will offer a competitive package, £70,000-£80,000 basic, plus car allowance, plus bonus and benefits.
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