Role details

Senior IT Buyer (hardware/software)

Northamptonshire   •   £45,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Northampton
  • £45,000 to £50,000 + bens

About Our Client

FTSE 100 Business specialsing in Building/Construction trade is looking to bring in a high calibre individual within its IT Procurement team.

Job Description

To provide leadership and overall ownership in the development and implementation of the assigned global and regional sourcing and supply strategies.

To lead relevant negotiations and commercial contracts for assigned commodities that;

best support the companies strategies as they pertain to innovation, delivery, service, pricing, cash and quality objectives.

Ensure assigned category teams leverage total global / regional spend, where applicable.

Include fact-based analysis of the supply market, the identification and delivery of savings targets, the use of appropriate and agreed sourcing tools and processes, risk identification and mitigation strategies

Ensure, where a supplier crosses multiple category groups that the overall supplier relationship is managed at the relevant level

Highlight opportunities for both supplier led innovation and the identification of simplification opportunities

Deliver the lowest total cost of ownership, within required service parameters

Ensure that defined category sourcing targets are tracked and achieved on time, to budget

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors Degree - minimum requirement (Masters, CIPS, CMA preferable)
  • 5+ years' professional experience in Procurement, Finance, Supply Chain Management.
  • Skilled or capable of being skilled in all sourcing process disciplines
  • High degree of problem-solving and decision-making ability.
  • Working knowledge of multiple spend categories.
  • Understanding in e-procurement processes and systems.
  • Able to work in diverse environments and adhere to highest ethical standards.
  • Demonstrated cross-functional leadership.

What's on Offer

Basic salary + package

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