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Senior IT Category Manager

Senior IT Category Manager

  • Location

    Surrey, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement & Supply Chain

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £55000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Perry

  • Contact email:

    sarahp@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000004200_1549636266

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-10

  • Consultant:

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My client is seeking a Senior IT Category Manager who is a bright enthusiastic individual seeking the opportunity to develop and progress in their career into a newly formed procurement team. As a senior member of the team you will responsible for the development and management of the IT spend in both a strategic and operational value.

You will have previous experience of working within the IT category in a procurement role and have the technical understanding to be able to consult with technical experts and work with strategic IT suppliers.

  • Public or private sector experience
  • Strong communication skills and experience at building relationships at senior levels
  • Ability to independently scope, administer and conclude OJEU and framework competitions from end to end
  • Identifying key IT category management priorities in respect of savings and continuous improvement
  • Preferably MCIPS qualified
  • Ability to influence and engage with senior stakeholders
  • Personable, self-motivated, charismatic individual
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Have the ability to build rapport with internal and external customers/suppliers.