We have an exciting new opportunity for an IT Category Manager to develop an IT Category team. You will focus on infrastructure procurement and commercial projects which deliver value-for-money and fit-for-purpose contracts.
In this role you will:
Use your IT procurement subject-matter expertise to have an immediate impact in a fast-paced, intelligent, and multi-vendor environment.
Lead the IT procurement programme working closely with our IT colleagues; and generate significant cost savings by executing commercially sound contracts whilst also securing longer-term benefits and strategic vendor partnerships with major and niche suppliers
Have significant experience and expertise of IT markets and suppliers, ideally in a procurement role
Managed services experience
Strong experience of procuring via CPN
Possess a strong knowledge of a multi-vendor contracting environment, covering the full spectrum of IT delivery in an enterprise organisation including networking (WAN/LAN), cloud services, end-user support services, telephony, security, software licencing etc.
Have a proven ability to influence senior stakeholders within and outside of the organisation and build on the positive reputation of the Commercial Team.
Be highly analytical and numerate with strong report-writing skills; and have a proven track record of delivering cost savings, cost efficiencies, total cost of ownership improvement and continuous improvement.
If you feel you have the skills and experience required, please get in contact below: