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IT Procurement Manager £75-£85k

IT Procurement Manager £75-£85k

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £75000 - £85000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jamie Mackinlay

  • Contact email:

    jamie.mackinlay@1st-executive.com

  • Salary high:

    85000

  • Salary low:

    75000

  • Job ref:

    JM355_1715960911

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-06-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Senior IT Procurement Manager

Location: London hybrid 2-3 days per week
Salary: £75000 -£85,000

About the Role:

Join our dynamic IT Procurement Team at an exciting time of growth and transformation. With a £400m IT and Tech spend, this is an unparalleled opportunity to make a significant impact on our operations, particularly as we expand our parcels business and final mile delivery services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Leadership: Develop and implement 3 to 5-year category strategies and plans, driving long-term value for the business.
  • Manage Significant Spend: Oversee £100m+ spend across critical sub-categories, including Cyber Security (£20m), End User Computing (EUC), Telco, and Licensing.
  • High-Profile Projects: Lead the re-tendering of the Unified Telco Contract, a £40m p/a agreement, ensuring optimal terms and performance. Oversee the renewal of our major reseller agreement.
  • Vendor Management: Manage relationships with major tech vendors such as Microsoft, Oracle, IBM, and SAP, ensuring performance and contract compliance.
  • Team Leadership: Mentor and guide a dedicated team of 3 Procurement Managers and several Procurement Assistants.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Proven Track Record: Demonstrable experience in developing and executing IT/Tech category strategies with a 3 to 5-year outlook.
  • Technical Expertise: Extensive knowledge and experience in the following areas:
    • End User Computing (EUC)
    • Telco/Networks, preferably with specific experience managing major contracts
    • Software and Licensing (Oracle, IBM, Microsoft, SAP)
    • Cyber Security, especially working with Cyber Support Partners
  • Leadership Skills: Strong evidence of leading and mentoring small teams, fostering a collaborative and high-performing environment.

Why Join Us?

We are at the forefront of the logistics and delivery industry, driven by innovation and a commitment to excellence. This role offers a unique opportunity to lead major procurement initiatives, influence strategic decisions, and contribute to the company's ongoing success in a highly visible capacity.

Apply Now:

If you are a strategic thinker with a passion for IT procurement and a proven ability to manage large-scale projects and teams, we want to hear from you. Join us and be part of a team that is shaping the future of delivery services.