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  • Location: Watford, Hertfordshire
  • Rate: Up to 425.00
  • Start Date: 02/09/2019
  • Duration: 6 months

IT Procurement Manager- 6 months- Watford

Location: Watford

Duration: 6 months

Start Date: ASAP

Daily rate : Please quote expectations

This role will sit in the Global Procurement function and within the IT Category. The roles focus will be on leading high value negotiations of contract renewals and RFPs for new requirements in IT Software, hardware and services. This role will be working alongside the internal IT function and liaising with stakeholders and suppliers regularly. The role's objective is to provide innovative and consultative IT procurement leadership in order to add value, drive innovation and protect profits in-line with the corporate vision and values.

In this role, you will:

  • Negotiate the renewal of IT hardware, software and services contracts

  • Lead and execute sourcing strategies across the full procurement lifecycle

  • Develop continuous improvement action plans and execute. Monitor changes and adjust plans as needed to sustain performance results.

  • Secure price, capacity & service levels in line with commitments to the business.

  • Establish & maintain relationships with key stakeholders and their teams to ensure understanding of their needs and to facilitate the appropriate level of challenge.

  • Provide market and financial insights relevant to the subcategory and input to the internal financial planning and review processes.

  • Implement best practice for areas of responsibility. Participate in team knowledge transfer.

Please submit CVs and daily rates ASAP to be considered/.

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