£40000 - £45000 per annum + £5400 car
5 months ago
Procurement Manager (12 Month FTC) based in Reading for a telecommunications organisation.
The role sits in the organisations commercial team. You will be responsible for managing a large number of strategic suppliers, providing anything from managed services, network equipment, transmission, information technology and management of power and property suppliers. You will support key stakeholders to ensure suppliers deliver what they need when they need it, developing clear strategies for the future. Vendor/contract management is vital to this role.
The successful candidate must be a versatile procurement professional with experience across different categories. Specifically, experience in IT and/or Telecom Hardware will be highly valued. The main focus of the role will be to ensure budgetary compliance through identifying savings opportunities, negotiating pricing/contracts with suppliers and minimising commercial risks.
- Previous experience in the telecommunications sector
- Previous experience in vendor management
- Previous experience in contract management
- Experience in IT and/or Telecom Hardware would be highly valued