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Interim Category Sourcing Director Application Development £700

Interim Category Sourcing Director Application Development £700

  • Location

    Greater London, England

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  • Salary:

    £600 - £700 per day

  • Contact:

    Claire Shipman

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    7 months

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Interim Category Sourcing Director - Application Development £600 to 700 per day

My client, a renowned, multinational leader in the oil and gas industry, are seeking a Category Sourcing Director in Application Development to join their organisation on an interim basis. This role is based in Greater London, on a 7 month contract, paying between £600 and £700 per day, depending on experience.

The Role:

You will be responsible for developing and establishing the category strategy and annual plan, acting as a subject matter expert in the IT and Application Development sourcing supply market.

You will:

  • Develop and manage the strategy and annual plan for the category, including sourcing optimisation, contract renewal, process improvement and adoption of preferred suppliers
  • Implementing new contracts and processes, with the aim to modernise the IT function
  • Establishing appropriate supplier governance
  • Developing effective education processes around ADM contracts
  • Ensure the monitoring of service levels, and modify and create new service levels
  • Monitor outsourcing activities


  • Demonstrable, extensive experience in IT outsourcing, operations and procurement
  • Experience in vendor management
  • Proven experience handling large ADM agreements
  • Experience with agile development
  • Strong knowledge of contract law
  • Strong skills of negotiation and experience with multi-million commercial IT contracts
  • Excellent stakehodler management skills


  • Understanding of Procurement tools and systems#

If this role sounds interesting and aligns with your experience, please apply ASAP or email to arrange a good time to speak.