IT Procurement Manager

£375 per day | Greater London | Contract
Posted 17 days ago

Procurement Manager - Central London - initial 6 month contract role (November 2019) - up to £375 per day

An Interim Procurement Manager is required for a world-renowned university, based in Central London for an initial 6 months. This position will be focused around the procurement of IT related goods and services, ensuring that contracts with key suppliers are demonstrating a sustainable value for money.

As the specialist in IT procurement products, works & services you will ensure that regular contact is kept with suppliers in order to receive the best benefits of a well-negotiated agreement.

Key responsibilities:

* Negotiate best value purchasing contracts, using the appropriate tendering procedures, complying with best purchasing practice.
* Specialist in certain ranges of product and service.
* Knowledge on best procurement methodology, on e-commerce options and on purchasing terms of business.
* Work with departments to ensure appropriate selection and tendering procedures are implemented.
* Implement performance monitoring procedures to ensure that commitments are met.
* Be responsible developing savings plans and delivering and tracking cashable and non-cashable benefits to achieve and demonstrate best value.
* Develop and maintain systems and procedures which will provide useful and relevant market knowledge.
* Develop and maintain systems and procedures for the evaluation and vetting of suppliers.


* Higher education experience.

Please be aware the role would fall inside of IR35.

For immediate consideration please give me a call on 01892553482; alternatively send me an email to

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Jack Latham
01892 553 482

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