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Interim IT Category Manager

Interim IT Category Manager

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    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £550 - £650 per day

  • Contact:

    Jamie Mackinlay

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  • Published:

    30 days ago

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Role: Interim Category Manager - IT Software & Services

Rate: Umbrella rate is up to £650 p/d UMBRELLA

Location: UK Wide - offices in London, Southampton, Birmingham and Sheffield

Duration: Initial 6 months

Client: FTSE 100 Financial Services provider


- Jobholder will operate as a dedicated IT Procurement Business Partner to one of the Finance divisions within the bank


oRun the bank spend = £75m (OPEX)

oChange the bank spend = £100m

-Common Suppliers:

oFinestra, CGI, Wipro, Infosys, ChinaSoft, Tech Systems

Key Criteria:

- Experience of working on "programme engagements" - most procurement activity is related to bank/function wide change projects not BAU

- Category experience in Software, Applications and IT professional services

- Financial Services would be preferred but not essential

- Ideally some experience of working in a Procurement Business Partner capacity - aligned to a specific customer

- Style must be articulate, to the point, punchy and concise

- Evidence/Experience of working in fluid, fast paced, changing environments