ICT Procurement Manager
Short info about job
Company: University of London
Department: ICT Department
Salary: £43,220 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract type: Permanent
Type / Role: Professional or Managerial
Phone: +44-1493 8845062
Fax: +44-1267 8736022
Detail information about job ICT Procurement Manager. Terms and conditions vacancy
Information and Communications Technology (ICT), University of LondonThe University of London’s ICT Department is focussed on the strategic development, governance, user experience and service delivery of ICT systems and services across the central University. Our mission is to deliver an integrated and secure ICT services architecture, driving value for money and innovation to support our stakeholders in achieving their high performing aims.
About the roleReporting to the Head of ICT Supply Chain and Vendor Management, the ICT Procurement Manager plays a pivotal role in supporting the University’s ICT sourcing, procurement and vendor management strategies, in line with Procurement Policy, Financial Regulations and overarching University strategic objectives. This is a key stakeholder management position that will lead contract negotiations with internal and external suppliers; driving value for money and ensuring standard University requirements and processes are in place for effective category and contract management. The ICT Procurement Manager also supports on the production of Management Information, contributing to and implementing agreed vendor performance targets.
The post holder must have significant experience in managing large and complex ICT procurements, including leading on contract negotiation and supplier relationship management. In addition, the role requires someone who is commercially and technically adept, with strong management information skills and the ability to motivate and influence large stakeholder communities. Demonstrable communication skills including the ability to execute sourcing strategies and describe complex procurement processes to various audience levels is also critical to your success in this role.
Full or part-qualified CIPS membership is essential.
Further Information If you feel you have the right skills and experience for this role then we want to hear from you. You can click on the 'Apply' button below to upload your cover letter and CV. Applications close midnight Sunday, 17 September 2017. Interviews are expected to take place in the w/c 25 September 2017.
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