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Procurement & SRM Manager - London - £78K

Procurement & SRM Manager - London - £78K

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £65000 - £78000 per annum + Excellent Package

  • Contact:

    Tom Atkin

  • Contact email:

    tom.atkin@1st-executive.com

  • Job ref:

    J691350_1717776532

  • Published:

    16 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-07-07

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Procurement & SRM Manager - London - £78K

Company

My client is a FTSE 250 company who are going through a Procurement and Supplier Management transformation. If you are an IT Procurement Manager that has experience delivering complex IT sourcing projects across Software, Hardware or IT Professional Services, this is a fantastic time to join the organisation.

Role

As the Procurement & SRM Manager, you will have responsibility for the end-to-end ownership of commercial and sourcing strategy. You will lead business critical IT Purchasing & Procurement projects for IT Professional services, Software & Hardware. You will also lead Supplier Management activities and operate as an internal business partner to key Technology stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leading commercial and sourcing strategy for the IT & Tech Category
  • Creating clear and compelling category plans that provide a fit-for-purpose supply chain, balancing cost, quality, and risk considerations.
  • Lead cross-functional teams to implement business change
  • Lead negotiations with key suppliers and senior stakeholders
  • Supplier Relationship Management (SRM)

Experience

Essential

  • An experienced Procurement professional, or comparable relevant commercial experience, who has experience of creating and executing compelling end to end category plans
  • Effective and up to date understanding of the external supply markets, with knowledge and awareness of emerging trends, opportunities, and risks within your category field
  • Experience of negotiating with third parties, with an understanding of contract law
  • Experience of project management
  • Stakeholder management experience, demonstrating the ability to influence, constructively challenge and confidently engage up to and including Senior Manager level, explaining complex ideas in a simple way
  • Degree & MCIPS qualified

Desirable

  • Experience within IT & Technology procurement, specifically within either Software, Hardware or IT Professional Services
  • Ideally, you will demonstrate Procurement experience in a fast-paced, transformational environment
  • Experience leading cross functional teams
  • You will demonstrate a consultative approach to engaging, influencing and supporting Technology stakeholders through the end-to-end Procurement lifecycle
  • Demonstrate strong commercial acumen and ability to build long lasting relationships with key stakeholders
  • Commutable distance to London

If this opportunity is of interest to you, please apply directly or contact me at tom.atkin@1st-executive.com