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Interim IT Commercial Manager - £500 pd (Inside)

Interim IT Commercial Manager - £500 pd (Inside)

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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    Up to £500 per day

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    Sam Solt

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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    Initial 3 month

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Interim IT Commercial Manager - £500 pd (Inside)

I'm currently recruiting an exciting opportunity for an experienced IT Commercial Manager, to join my client in the Public Sector on an initial 3-month contract, and provide commercial leadership, challenge and innovation to a number of high-value requirements and projects.

This role is paying up to £500 per day (inside IR35), based in Manchester.

Current, valid BPSS (Standard Disclosure) required.


This role will be hands-on and challenging, requiring excellent stakeholder management skills and public sector commercial experience, to deliver a range of major procurements.

You will:

  • Lead and deliver a high volume and wide variety of procurements
  • Demonstrate a sound working knowledge of public procurement processes and how they can be applied to support successful outcomes and to support the delivery of key priorities
  • Effectively utilise your commercial skills and experience to run end to end procurements
  • Liaise with government departments, to ensure the effective utilisation of different frameworks and other appropriate procurement routes including OJEU
  • Work with and influence programme and project managers to ensure that the end-to-end procurement programmes and projects are conducted in line with legislation
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues from within the commercial division
  • Support in helping to prepare and implement effective category management strategies
  • Ensure agreed supplier cost savings targets are delivered, tracked and reported


  • Hands on experience of delivering a high quality customer focused commercial service to a range of customers and stakeholders
  • Strong, recent, end-to-end Procurement experience, within a Public Sector environment
  • The ability to engage and influence to deliver the best commercial outcomes savings and benefits
  • An expert level of Public Sector commercial expertise and knowledge
  • Strong knowledge of different procurement routes including Frameworks and OJEU
  • Experience in managing contracts in the Technology category

This role has a deadline of 16/09/2020, so if interested, please apply ASAP. Any questions, please call Claire Shipman on 01483213310 or email