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Vendor Manager

Job Title: Vendor Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: PP/VM/C/CS_1498574545
Contact Name: Chris Small
Contact Email: chris.small@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Technical Vendor Manager

The Role and its purpose:

Reporting into the Senior Vendor manager, responsible for technical contract management of my clients Technology Transformation Programme.

The role will require that the vendor manager works with the Programme team comprising of Architects, Partners and business leads to ensure that the outcomes of the Technology transformation programme are achieved within the appropriate timescales.

The role works as part of a team of three vendor managers working within the Technical Contract Management area.

Main Responsibilities:

Support for day to day governance activities within the Technology transformation programme.

Advise on any governance changes that may be required to better support the Partners in delivery of the Technical transformation programme.

Provide detailed analysis and documentation supporting contractual issues that may occur from time to time.

Ensure Partner delivery to contract terms.

Engaging with Partners including software and platform vendors to establish governance and review processes.

Background required:

5 years of Vendor / Partner / Supplier management

5 years of managing vendor delivery against technical contracts in the application development / Infrastructure / software as a service areas

Experience of working within a complex vendor delivery environment with multiple vendors on large programmes.

To apply for this role please send an updated CV to chris.small@projectpeople.com

N.B. Due to the high number of applications these roles receive it will not always be possible to respond to unsuccessful applications.

Project People is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.