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Procurement Specialist- Technology 56k+ Flex working + benefits

Procurement Specialist- Technology 56k+ Flex working + benefits

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50000 - £56000 per annum + + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Diane Marjoram

  • Contact email:

    Diane.Marjoram@1st-executive.com

  • Salary high:

    56000

  • Salary low:

    50000

  • Job ref:

    J689174_1656675135

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-31

  • Consultant:

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Procurement Specialist - upto £56K + Excellent Package

-Benefits: Pension + Private Medical + Dental Insurance + 4 x Life Assurance + Enhanced Maternity/Paternity Pay + 25 Days Holiday, and buy or sell extra holiday

-London based (EC): Flexible hybrid - office 2 days per week

-Role type: Permanent | Fulltime| UK based

This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the design and development of Technology category Procurement process, systems, tools and policy!

Are you a Technology Procurement specialist looking for a career defining challenge? This is an exciting opportunity to support, plan and build, whilst playing a key role in the development of a 'Greenfield' Procurement function, supporting the Head of Procurement with the ongoing design and development of Technology Procurement, for a leading Law Firm.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead supplier sourcing reviews (RFI,RFX, RFP) on behalf of business owners, negotiate commercial terms and mitigate supply risks through to contract sign off.
  • Support Supplier Relationship Management in the classification of new suppliers to determine the most appropriate SRM treatment/due diligence frequency
  • You will be responsible for developing key stakeholder relationships, focused on the continued development of procurement as a trusted business partner
  • You will be responsible for the development of category strategy for a range of IT services - with initial focus on the business critical Software, Data and Infrastructure Services
  • Support the Head of Procurement with the development of strategic sourcing process, policy and 'best-practice' within this recently established team.
  • Manage the delivery of the end-to-end sourcing lifecycle and help lead cross-functional stakeholders through the entire procurement lifecycle.

Experience:

  • Technology Procurement experience - ideally within a 'Blue Chip' environment.
  • Experience of developing stakeholder relationships in a Procurement environment
  • Ability to support the development of procurement process and policy through IT category management
  • Excellent Negotiation, Communication skills and commercial acumen
  • Degree or CIPS preferred

Open to discussing a new career challenge then click apply!