IT Procurement Lead

Posted 19 January by Clinical Professionals Limited

IT Procurement Lead

An outstanding opportunity at a global, dynamic and highly respected FTSE 50 organisation, IT Procurement require an experienced leader to deliver a successful Cyber procurement process to support a Global suite of security capabilities. Throughout 2018 a significant number of initiatives will be kicked off requiring a comprehensive procurement acquisition strategy.

The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring that the services / capabilities are delivered on time and to budget.

Day Rate: Market Rate (£700-£1000 approx)

Duration: 6-9 months initially

Location: East Berkshire

Role Summary

• Delivering best-in-class technology products and services with the right balance of cost control, risk mitigation and speed

• Leading the negotiation strategy for large and complex contracts

• Advising team members as they lead strategic and tactical efforts

• Managing and responsible for supporting all Cyber / technology supplier`s and procurement-related functions

• Act as an effective change agent, playing the role of the educator while directing the acquisition activities of IT and the business in a proactive and strategic way

• Driving the technology procurement acquisition strategy

• Establishing technology procurement processes and procedures that balance cost, risk and speed

• Establishing metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) for the technology procurement team

• Ensuring continuous technology procurement process improvement

• Responsible for technology procurement organization leadership, strategy, market intelligence, procurement automation and analytics, procurement operations efficiency and effective operating model and supplier relationship management program:

Experience required:

• ISM or CIPS Qualification

• Significant Technology Procurement Management experience

• A demonstrated ability to achieve superior results from leading the technology procurement function teams is expected.

• Look for someone who has developed an effective technology procurement strategy that had a high impact in a similar capacity.

• Legal experience, with a background in technology contracts, is an advantage.

• Familiarity of Cyber security issues and market place

procurement, Sourcing, IT procurement, London, Middlesex, Surrey, Slough, Maidenhead, Uxbridge, Buckinghamshire, Reading, Home Counties, Hampshire, Berkshire, change,

Required skills

  • IT Procurement Lead

Reference: 34271861

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