Senior Category Manager - IT/Telecoms
My client is currently recruiting for an experienced Procurement Professional in the role of Senior Category Manager for all aspects of the IT/Telecoms Category, including Hardware, Software, Services, Professional Services, Cloud and Outsourcing.
The Senior Category Manager is the centre of a network of internal business owners, stakeholders and external suppliers who will lead, devise, develop and implement meaningful strategies and plans for the IT/Telecoms Category.
You will be required to apply appropriate sourcing methodologies in order to ensure the effective procurement of all IT/Telecoms goods/services from 3rd Party Suppliers whilst achieving: optimum cost, optimise value to the business, help drive innovation in accordance with company standards, policies, processes and procedures, and in compliance with relevant legal requirements, whilst ensuring mitigation of all risks.
The successful candidate will have deep understanding, knowledge and 10+ years' procurement experience in the IT/Telecoms category.
You will need to be an excellent communicator and a strategic thinker with strong influencing skills.
Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.