IT Procurement Manager

  • Job Reference: CL110917
  • Date Posted: 11 September 2017
  • Recruiter: Love Success plc
  • Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £280 to £350 Per Day
  • Sector: IT
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Duration: 3 Months
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client is a global provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers, and they are looking for an IT Procurement Manager to join their team based in Oxford. Your main responsibility will be to purchase IT and Telecom equipment and services used for operation within the divisions.

The perfect candidate will have a minimum of 5 years' experience in an IT and sourcing-related role and will have excellent verbal and written negotiation skills.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Engaging in contract negotiations and building reports using Ariba and Tableau.
  • Manging and influencing suppliers.
  • Working with stakeholders to develop renewal or termination plans.
  • Locating vendors of equipment or services, and performing detailed due diligence.

This role is on a temporary basis, starting immediately up until then end of the year. Please do not apply if you are on notice!