Role details

IT Category Analyst

City of London   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Quick progression possible
  • IT Procurement Analyst

About Our Client

Top Global Media company. The purpose of the role is to contribute to the global IT Function; delivering an efficient and effective service; and being recognised as an integral and value added part of the business.

Job Description

  • Own non-core initiatives across the Managed Services category
  • Support Group Managed Services Category Manager across key category initiatives
  • Own BAU commercial activity for Managed Services Category
  • Own billing process for category, SOW and CR log/process
  • Own governance and vendor management of key suppliers
  • Support the generation, evolution and delivery of category plans

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree required + MCIPS desirable
  • Base understanding of IT infrastructure, ie Data Centres, Circuits, Networks, WAN, LAN, Systems integrators
  • Understanding of commercial process, such as billing process, purchase orders
  • Process driven: Ability to design process, implement and manage process and governance
  • Optimisation: Requirement to optimise process and trouble shoot issues
  • Project management: Ability to lead a team of stakeholders to resolve issues
  • Understanding of contractual relationships with key infrastructure vendors, ie SOW's, CR's MSA,s etc
  • Base understanding of commercial law & experience of the industry standard strategic sourcing process
  • Data driven approach and highly numeric
  • Intellectually inquisitive and above average problem solving skills
  • Experience of shaping policy and process to manage business behaviour
  • Good communication, influencing skills and pragmatic.
  • Leadership Excellence:
  • Strategic Focus: the ability to create ambitious and distinctive strategies to stay ahead of the game
  • Autonomous: Ability to create shape and deliver own agenda autonomously in a timely fashion
  • Ability to own and be held accountable to deliverables
  • Analytical approach: Ability to manage and shape large amounts of raw data to extract, prioritise and summarise distinct opportunities
  • External Business relationships: the ability to manage significant stakeholders and key industry relationships
  • Independent: Acting with freedom; Deciding with speed; Keeping it simple
  • Pioneering: Being constantly curious; Taking risks to succeed; Passionate about thought leadership
  • Ambitious: Going the extra mile; Eyes on the prize; Rapid and ruthless focus
  • Responsible: Taking ownership; Promoting good citizenship; Being transparent
  • Consistent: Collaborating across the network; Sharing success models; Being transparent

What's on Offer

  • Global IT Procurement role.
  • Brilliant Location in Central London
  • Excellent Package + Benefits
  • Opportunity to support the generation, evolution and delivery of global IT category plans

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