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IT (Oracle) Category Manager, £75k, WFH / Leicester

IT (Oracle) Category Manager, £75k, WFH / Leicester

  • Location

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £58000 - £75000 per annum + + 25% bonus

  • Contact:

    Geoff Hunt

  • Contact email:

    geoff.hunt@1st-executive.com

  • Salary high:

    75000

  • Salary low:

    58000

  • Job ref:

    J1688746_1638282534

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-30

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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A luxury high-end retailer with a globally recognised brand requires an IT Oracle Category Manager, mostly working from home with some visits to their Leicester office and very occasional trips to their prestigious London office.

Role:
1st Executive are delighted
to be bringing a brand new IT Oracle Category Manager role to the market. As the IT Oracle Category Manager you will have technical competence along with a proven track record of managing large complex Oracle agreements or, with similar major IT software and service providers. This is a great opportunity to work directly with the CIO, CPO and senior stakeholders within the business. The role is highly visible, and they are looking for someone who really enjoys negotiations, landscape mapping and stakeholder interaction.


Company:

A globally recognised, high-end retailer. More than just the sum of its products - it's a brand that promises to surprise, amaze and amuse its customers by delivering extraordinary customer experiences

What you'll need to succeed:

  • Technical competency and a proven track record of delivery in Procurement management in the IT category preferably managing Oracle contracts in retail or a similar fast-paced service environment. experience to cover all commercial aspects of IT (Software, Hardware, Services)
  • Strong stakeholder management
  • Experienced people manager
  • Strong influencer
  • Effective supplier performance manager
  • Senior-level negotiator and good technical understanding of IT contracts with program and project management experience
  • Proven success of management of Oracle products and services or with an IT supplier of similar size and complexity

What you'll get in return

  • Based in Leicester, mostly work from home, Very occasional visits to their prestigious Central London office space
  • Salary up to £75K + 25% bonus
  • Competitive holidays and benefits
  • Part of a prestigious brand and empowered team