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Software Specialist Procurement Manager

FTSE 200 Global Company

Central London

Salary: £55 - 60k + Benefits

Contact - Rhys at jobsrb@bramwithconsulting.com

This FTSE 200 technology company is looking for a software procurement expert to join their team and take a managerial lead on sourcing, managing and maintaining crucial third-party software and IT suppliers. This role would fit an IT/indirect procurement professional looking to propel their career by joining a company renowned for its progression and nurturing of talent.

The role will involve all aspects of end to end procurement, including negotiating with new and existing supplier whilst the company continues to modernise and innovate particularly within the software space. The role will also involve managing and mentoring more junior procurement professionals and acting as a subject matter expert on software and IT procurement.

Software Specialist Procurement Manager Role Overview:

  • Working alongside and influencing internal stakeholders from across the wider procurement function and management, managing complex relationships whilst meeting the demands and needs of the business and its customers.
  • Competently manage several vital supplier relationships, accountable for negotiating, managing and auditing these relationships to maintain consistent performance.
  • Drive a culture of quality within the category, ensuring that the company's strategic and commercial requirements are being met.
  • Responsible for owning strategic planning, compliance, and revenue management. Whilst ensuring to keep up with rapid change as it happens within the wider business.

Software Specialist Procurement Manager Role Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will need to be an IT expert, having had experience in sourcing and working with software vendors. Knowledge or understanding of advanced and emerging technologies is desirable.
  • Proven ability to effectively manage senior internal stakeholders.
  • Experience of the whole end to end procurement process. Including tendering, contact negotiation and supplier relationship management.
  • Strong academic record, with relevant qualifications. MCIPS or equivalent desirable
  • British or EU passport or holding a valid visa allowing you to live and work in the UK without any restriction

This multinational business is looking for a true IT procurement expert, with good exposure to software supplier management and excellent stakeholder management skills. In return this is a great opportunity to join a highly recognisable brand which will invest heavily in your progression and give you the independence to deliver what is a critical procurement function.

To find out more information and apply, please send your CV to Rhys at [link removed]

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Advertiser
Bramwith Consulting
Reference
BBBH9392.3
Job Type
Town/City
London
Salary
£55000 to £60000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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