Head of Hardware/Telco Category for a Global Leading Financial Services firm based in Central London
Your new company
This is a fantastic job opportunity to join a highly successful global Financial Services organisation based in Central London. The organisation is recognised for being able to offer talented individuals exceptional career opportunities. This is a newly created job opportunity for someone to join their newly formed supply chain organisation in a very key and senior IT procurement role. Given the transformation that has taken place, they are looking for someone who is able to influence key stakeholders across the organisation.
Your new role
This role has been created for someone to lead their Hardware and Telco category strategy globally across a spend of c. $500m. This is one of a number of roles that has been created as a result of centralising the newly formed Global Supply Chain team. This role focuses on managing the strategic direction of this category, risk-mitigation and simplification. You will be responsible for leading large complex deals in this category area, and you will be facing off to senior C-level stakeholders.
This is a transformational and highly strategic role and you will have input into how several billion will be invested into their IT Infrastructure. You will also have the opportunity to grow the team.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need to have a proven track record of complex category management in the Hardware/Telco space. Previous experience in a strategic/transformational role is essential and the ability to influence senior stakeholders. Prior experience of managing a BPO provider would be beneficial and you will need to be able to clearly articulate value creation strategies on a global scale in a complex environment. Previous financial services experience would be an advantage, but other blue chip environments would be considered.
What you'll get in return
As well as a competitive base salary, you will receive a comprehensive benefit package.You will be involved with high value complex negotiations and will help to shape the organisation's IT Infrastructure decisions. You'll be working as part of a great team, with excellent career opportunities.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. If you would prefer a conversation prior to application then please email me to arrange.