Due to continued growth and change our client are looking to appoint an interim IT Procurement Manager for a 6 months position. Working as part of a collaborative procurement function your role will include:
* Partnering the business in order to drive engagement and deliver Procurement and Supplier Management expertise and consultancy to departments across all locations. * Leading on IT Spend across the group c(£30M) including software and services (Cloud based technologies) * Analyse category spend data making sure it's relevant and accurate. * Responsible for leading and managing multiple strategic projects running concurrently. * Responsible for mitigating commercial, regulatory and financial risk across the supply chain. * Drive adherence to the Procurement and SRM Governance Framework. * Taking responsiblity for working to a value / risk based approach to determine the level of procurement support required in-line with the organisation's procurement engagement model. * Leading decisions regarding supplier sourcing approaches, including supplier selection, negotiation approach and desired outcomes.
Suitable applicants will have extensive IT Category Management experience and be able to drive forward strategic sourcing across the group. Previous experience working in a regulated environment would be an advantage.