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Procurement Specialist (SRM) - £55K+ 4k car allowance

Procurement Specialist (SRM) - £55K+ 4k car allowance

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    £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance + Excellent Benefits

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    Diane Marjoram

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Role: Procurement Specialist (SRM) - Supplier Relationship Manager (IT )

Salary: Up to £55K + 4kCar Allowance + Excellent Benefits

Location: Edinburgh, UK based office 2 days per week + Flex Working

Role type: Permanent| Fulltime| Procurement

Ideal for someone that has Supplier Relationship Management experience within the Procurement function, managing relationships of IT Technology vendors.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an organisation undertaking significant transformation, moving the dial from a risk adverse business to a commercially driven organisation where Procurement & SRM are at the forefront of the organisations strategy to drive value and reduce costs for both internal and external customers alike.

A great position for someone who has experience gained in a traditional Supplier Management, SRM or Vendor Manager capacity (Technology vendors).

The role is London based 2 days per week with flexible working arrangements from home.

You will join a newly created IT Procurement & SRM team, helping design, develop and stand-up a new commercial Technology supplier management model that will drive commercial value across engagement with all Technology 3rd party vendors. The team support a 3rd party spend portfolio of c£250m (Technology Vendors).

IT Procurement & SRM team, supporting the Sourcing team spanning 3 distinct areas:

  1. Infrastructure - Cloud, Mainframe, Telecoms and IT Security
  2. Digital - AI, Machine Learning and FinTech
  3. Software & Services - both Colleague and Customer facing Software and Applications

This is an exciting opportunity for you to provide expert Supplier Relationship Management support to the CIO function; to ensure that business units across this diverse organisation are managing their suppliers in line with a 'best-practice' SRM methodology. In turn you will be tasked with managing a portfolio of high profile, Tier 1 suppliers, seeking opportunities to drive innovation and to extract value in terms of cost and service for key stakeholders up to and including CIO level.


  • Experience gained in a traditional Supplier Management, SRM or Vendor Manager capacity
  • Demonstrating strong Supplier relationship management of IT Technology vendors
  • Demonstrable experience of driving value and commercial benefit from IT Technology Vendors
  • Experience gained in blue chip environment
  • Experience gained in the design, development and implementation of SRM tools, process and policy
  • Excellent examples of engaging and influencing stakeholders, up to and including CIO level
  • Degree or CIPS

A great time to join a newly formed team on a fantastic journey! Click to apply