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Strategic Buyer, Software -Iconic Blue Chip - &pou

ReferenceBBBH6495_623623
RecruiterBramwith Consulting
Industry SectorOther, Service - Other, Services
Salary£40,000 to £45,000 per annum
BenefitsExcellent Benefits Package
Town/CityWest London
LocationsBedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, East Sussex, Essex, Greater London, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, London, Oxfordshire, South East (Excl London), Surrey, West Sussex
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesPurchasing / Procurement Jobs
Date Posted27 October 2018

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Strategic Buyer, Software & Applications – Blue Chip Multinational – £45k + Excellent Benefits Package – Global Sourcing Exposure – Large-Scale Transformational Projects



Following the aggressive growth of their technology sourcing function, esteemed blue chip seeks a strategically-minded Software Buyer to enter a newly-created position in their global team. Having recently completed a commercial transformation, the successful Software Buyer will be fully immersed in a broad stakeholder base, utilising the firm’s strong support structure to create long-standing category plans that drive cost reduction, strategic supplier relationships & improved value to effectively introduce new technologies to the business. Joining an organisation with an unrivalled reputation for staff development, this would be an excellent opportunity for an ambitious procurement professional looking to accelerate their career with a best in class team.



Strategic Buyer, Software & Applications role overview: -
  • Leading strategic sourcing projects across innovative software subcategories and emerging applications
  • Negotiating with market leading Technology vendors / suppliers such as HP, Cisco, Dell, Oracle, IBM, as well as niche vendors for bespoke packages, using your supplier relationship management skills to leverage longer term commercial advantages for the business as well as cost savings
  • Project leading category / sourcing strategies, owning the cradle-to-grave procurement process including RFP, RFQ etc
  • Regular interaction with an executive level stakeholder community, winning support for far-reaching procurement initiatives



Required procurement experience & qualifications:-
  • Strong procurement and strategic sourcing experience within established companies, with at least 2 years specialising in IT & Technology categories
  • Track record of progression within your procurement career thus far, stepping from Buyer to Senior Buyer to Procurement Manager / Category Manager within a short space of time
  • Degree / MCIPS qualifications preferable though not essential



To find out more and apply‎ please send your CV to [email removed] or directly through this page.

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