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Global IT Category Manager

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Global IT Category Manager

Reference1706323_776489
RecruiterBramwith Consulting
Industry SectorAerospace & Defence, Automotive & Transport Systems, Chemicals, Energy & Utilities, Engineering, Engineering - Other, Finance, Banking & Insurance, FMCG - Food & Drink, FMCG - Non Food, Food Service, Catering, & Hospitality, IT & Technology, Management Consulting, Manufacturing, Manufacturing - Other, Mining, Oil & Gas, Pharmaceutical & Biotech, Professional Services & Media, Property Management / Building Maintenance, Rail & Transport Insfrastructure, Service - Other, Services, Technology & Electronics, Telecoms, Internet & Communications, Travel, Leisure & Tourism
SalaryUSD110,000 to USD130,000 per annum
BenefitsBonus & benefits
Town/CityTampa
LocationsUSA - Mid West, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted30 September 2017

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Global IT Category Manager - $100Mil+ Spend

Innovative Manufacturing Business

Tampa/St Petersburg Offices

$110,000 - $130,000 + 20% Bonus

Contact Rikard,[email removed]

Reference - 1706-32.3



One of the most innovative manufacturing organisations in the world, this $Multi-Billion business have been developing their procurement function over the past 2 years to develop world class capabilities. They are now seeking a talented IT Category Manager to manage some of the highest spends in the business whilst negotiating with major suppliers.



Renowned for their company culture, internal promotion and agile work environment, this is an incredible opportunity to join a global organisation and develop into senior management.



Role Overview; Global IT Category Manager
  • Develop and execute innovative category management principles across IT spends, with a particular focus on Software (Software Licenses, SaaS) and Hardware (Data Centres and Infrastructure)
  • Negotiate and manage major suppliers, such as SAP, Microsoft and mobility providers such as BT to deliver global contracts with significant cost savings as well as adding value to the business
  • Liaising with Executive-Level leaders within the business to proactively promote the value procurement can add through strategic activities, aligning category strategy with business plans overall
  • Work with the wider procurement leadership team to deliver ‘best practice’ methodology to raise the profile of procurement & sourcing within the business and develop a world class function



Requirements for Global IT Category Manager:
  • Strong experience in IT Category Management, well versed in developing category strategy as well as delivering it in the forms of strategic tenders, negotiations and supplier management
  • Must have experience in negotiating with SAP, Microsoft and/or a major mobility business
  • Must have experience in managing $Multi-Million IT spends with strategic vendor partnerships
  • Must be commercially astute and a confident communicator, able to work with Executive-Level stakeholders as well as individually negotiate with external suppliers
  • A minimum of 5 – 8 years of procurement & sourcing experience, degree and/or industry qualifications preferred



For more information, please send a copy of your resume to[email removed] or apply directly through this site

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Recruiter: Bramwith Consulting
Tel: +44 (0)207 138 4100
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