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IT Procurement Manager

Job Title: IT Procurement Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Berkshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BS/PERM/ITPM_1520877987
Contact Name: Bhavna Sharma
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

IT Procurement Manager



The Role:

  • Ensure budgetary compliance
  • Negotiate agreements, pricing and identify saving opportunities
  • Review statements of work and contract change notes under existing framework agreements, with preferred suppliers
  • Conducting commercial review to mitigate and manager commercial risks
  • Work with the technical/project teams to lead commercial reviews and create/lead competitive processes
  • Create tenders and lead commercial negotiations using established commercial processes and ensuring you represent the strategic requirements of the organisation and its shareholders
  • Draft and award supplier contracts with support from legal, as required
  • Report issues and opportunities in a timely manner and manage risk appropriately
  • Take ownership of resolution of contractual disputes
  • Ensure contractual governance/approval mechanisms are applied and support governance meetings in line with the contract to ensure actions delivered upon
  • Work with relevant managers to track performance of suppliers against the contract on key contractual KPI's working and ensuring that the suppliers are delivering on all fronts
  • Work with relevant stakeholders to engage with supplier contracts, ensuring agreed performance and pricing are maintained and new costs are agreed under contract as required

Skills & Experience:

  • Good working knowledge and procurement experience in information technology supply category
  • Strong commercial experience
  • Good influencing and negotiation skills
  • Confident communicator at all levels in an organisation across a variety of disciplines (legal, technical, finance, procurement)
  • An understanding of contract law
  • Supplier and contract management skills and experience

If you would like to be considered for the role, please email your CV to - Suitable candidates will be contacted before shortlisting.

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