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Interim IT Category Sourcing Lead - Greater London

Interim IT Category Sourcing Lead - Greater London

  • Location

    London, England

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Adam Dennison

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  • Salary low:


  • Job ref:

    11597 - 2706_1532107249

  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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  • Interim IT Category Sourcing Lead - £450-550p/d
  • Greater London

An Interim IT Category Sourcing Lead at £450-550p/d is required for a global FTSE100 Oil & Gas company based in Greater London. A 6-month contract, this is an exciting opportunity within IT End User Services for a candidate with a strong background in IT End User Services and Service Desk tenders, who is looking to develop their experience within a global, diverse and fast-paced function.


  • Execute full plan for a large market tender for End User Services
  • Includes contract discovery work across multiple countries to establish the scope of the project, manage RFP's, negotiate and draft contracts and provide general oversight of the supplier governance & management processes, combined with a deep knowledge of the Workplace Managed Services space
  • Building and analysing request for proposals
  • Stakeholder engagement and managing relationships
  • Managing the end to end IT sourcing process, including supplier management
  • Contract and commercial negotiation
  • Negotiate contracts with suppliers and manage through their lifecycle as well as optimising value for money and ensuring that they remain aligned to business needs.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • Previous experience as an IT Sourcing Lead/Manager
  • Certification i.e. Service Delivery (ITIL) would be advantageous
  • Experience of either managing an end to end Service Desk or Field Services tender.
  • Significant evidence of the successful design and delivery of end-to-end commercial strategies, including contract drafting.
  • Significant personal involvement in complex and large-scale commercial negotiations including ensuring value for money.
  • Previous experience in IT Sourcing for a global blue-chip company