Manchester Permanent
  • Innovative technology International business
  • Opportunity for development and progression

About Our Client

International IT services business with over 20years within its industry, driving innovative digital solutions.

Job Description

  • Identify and deliver cost saving opportunity.
  • Develop supplier relationships through regular reviews and dialog with supplier at multiple seniority levels.
  • As and when required assist or project manage strategic programmes and operational changes to drive down cost, as well as product launches by engaging with stakeholders internally and externally.
  • Track and manage supplier performance and targets, producing MI to provide visibility to wider organisation.
  • Support wider business on supplier escalations.
  • Manage supplier dispute to an acceptable outcome.
  • Own the creation and development of an ongoing departmental improvement plan.
  • Understand Infrastructure's capacity management road-map, and development commercial strategy to support.
  • Provide analysis/information and leadership to initiate a change to improve efficiency and effectiveness across the business.
  • Understand the commercial / contractual supplier requirement- Provide commercial risk and management of that risk, through understanding liabilities
  • Meet and exceed annual cost saving target
  • Attain any supplier obligation or targets necessary to maximise savings
  • Deliver departmental improvement objectives as laid out in the annual/quarterly plan.
  • Publish Commercial Dashboard of supplier performance to relevant stakeholder.

The Successful Applicant

  • Strong negotiator
  • Experience of analysing data
  • Capability to drive cost saving initiatives
  • Ability to think big picture
  • Evidence and willingness to work collaboratively
  • IT Services - Industry experience

What's on Offer

  • Salary circa £40k DOE
  • Hybrid working
  • Potential for development and progression
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Procurement & Supply Chain
Indirect Procurement
Technology & Telecoms
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