about 1 year ago
Sourcing Category Manager required by a global blue chip company based in Central London on a permanent basis. There is a competitive salary on offer and an excellent benefits package.
The Sourcing Category Manager will report into the Global Sourcing Director and will be interacting with all levels of the business to improve procurement activities.
The Sourcing Category Manager must have the following:
-5+ Years of IT Sourcing / Procurement experience with a focus on Wireless and Mobile Telecomms service providers.
-Experience working at a global scale across WEM / TEM, Networking equipment and managed services, including MPLS, switches, routers etc.
-Some experience leading procurement activities for infrastructure, including servers and storage.
-In-depth knowledge of all procurement phases from analysis to implemented contract
-Proven negotiation skills, a record of accomplishment in structuring progressive vendor arrangements across a variety of vendor types and also contracting experience
-A solid, and proven track record from preparing and executing RFx's, contract negotiations and reviews
-Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
-Excellent stakeholder management skills.
If you are interested in this position please send through an up to date copy of your CV for review.
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