Interim Head of IT/IS Procurement

Recruiter
Adzuna
Location
Manchester
Salary
194985 - 155988
Posted
26 Feb 2019
Closes
02 Apr 2019
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Supply Chain / Logistics
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
Initiate new relationships with executive and Board level stakeholders including the CTO and CFO, improving Procurement's image amongst the IT community and positioning Procurement in the driving seat for key projects Become a pivotal player in a fast-paced, close-knit and highly intelligent Procurement team, being a Subject Matter Expert in IT Services & Outsourcing, and demonstrating what best-in-class procurement looks and feels like Build strategic vendor partnerships with Software and Technology vendors, negotiating favourable terms whilst also considering 'bigger picture' benefits beyond cost savings (e.g. risk, revenue & sales, liabilities coming down the chain, support models etc) Take the lead on the full procurement lifecycle for all IT and Technology projects, looking after a spend in the £hundreds of millions Create and implement new processes to help streamline the company's procurement function

Immediately available to start in September Recent and proven track record as a Head of IT Procurement managing and developing high performing teams. Impressive Procurement, Strategic Sourcing and Category Management track record within respected Blue Chip industry or Consulting firms Procurement expertise across IT & Technology categories including IT Outsourcing Collaborative and engaging style, with an exceptional ability to forge fruitful relationships with business executives

Highly recognisable brand in the industry.

An interim role at a competitive rate with high level interaction and the opportunity to create something special.