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IT Senior Buyer - £45K

IT Senior Buyer - £45K

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package

  • Contact:

    Greg Franzel

  • Contact email:

    greg.franzel@1st-executive.com

  • Salary high:

    45000

  • Salary low:

    40000

  • Job ref:

    GF11030_1516699338

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    NA

  • Expiry date:

    2018-02-22

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Our client, a market leading FTSE250 Organisation, seek to recruit a upward track IT Procurement Specialist. This is an exciting opportunity to play a lead role in the development of a procurement function.

Role:
The jobholder will be responsible for sourcing IT Categories including Hardware, Software, Networks and Telecoms. It is expected that the jobholder be able to implement category plans and sourcing strategy in line with business requirements. The jobholder will support the procurement management with the provision of subject matter knowledge and working with them to define optimal strategies that deliver long term value and efficiencies. It is expected that the jobholder be able to manage the delivery of the end-to-end sourcing lifecycle and helping manage cross-functional stakeholders through the entire procurement lifecycle.

Experience:
The Indirect Procurement Specialist will be able to demonstrate experience of sourcing a wide range of IT Category procurement portfolio. Our client is keen on applicants able to demonstrate both category sourcing experience. The role will be supporting various activities within this department with a spend per annum via 3rd party suppliers of £100million per annum.

  • Experience in SRM and contract management
  • Track-record of delivering business strategies into procurement solutions
  • Experience of delivering, developing and implementing high value contracts
  • Degree and CIPS preferred