Coventry, West Midlands
£50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
5 months ago
IT Procurement Manager
Our client a Major Healthcare/Pharmaceutical organisation are seeking an experienced IT Procurement Manager with key knowledge within IT Software and Hardware. You will play a key role in the sourcing and category strategies across IT Procurement.
Define, develop and deliver, short, medium to long term category strategies that are aligned to stakeholder and business needs.
Take responsibility for a spend for a spend of around £50 million
Execute and lead all category sourcing activities, including RFI/RFP development, negotiation strategy, pricing models and implementation.
Perform detailed supply market analysis.
Maintain regular and effective internal communication with all stakeholder departments.
Manage strategic supplier service performance in conjunction with the business and in line with contract commitments, seeking to improve where possible.
Represent the UK in Global sourcing initiatives when required.
Presenting ideas to senior level stakeholders and gaining buy-in where required.
MCIPS or working towards MCIPS status,
Degree qualification preferred
Demonstrable track record in managing supplier relationships and improving performance
Strong stakeholder engagement ability
Good IT literacy including MS PowerPoint and Excel