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Senior IT Buyer - £40K

Senior IT Buyer - £40K

  • Location

    Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Stuart Brown

  • Contact email:

    stuart.brown@1st-executive.com

  • Job ref:

    11156_1522244336

  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2018-04-27

1st Executive is currently working with a Global Logistics company, who are looking for a Senior IT Buyer to play a key role in sourcing across a Category spend of circa £300m. This is a fantastic opportunity for hungry and ambitious IT Procurement professional to develop their skills and experience in a global procurement function.

Role:

  • Deliver on all sourcing needs across the IT category (Hardware, Software, Telecoms and IT-Consulting)
  • Prepare/Lead supplier negotiations across the breadth of the category
  • Drive engagement and develop relationships with key stakeholders across the organisation; with a view to positioning Procurement as a trusted partner
  • In turn, the jobholder will ensure all the cost saving opportunities are maximised across the Category

Experience:

  • Experience leading supplier and tender negotiations within an I.T category
  • Excellent track record of engaging and influencing key stakeholders globally
  • Proven Track record Sourcing within an IT Procurement function
  • Ideally Degree & MCIPS qualified