£58000 - £65000 per annum
10 days ago
TECHNOLOGY CATEGORY MANAGER - GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT/ MEDIA FIRM - KENT/ SE LONDON - £58-65K + PACKAGE
I've partnered with a renowned broadcast media brand, operating in the sporting industry to recruit a Technology Procurement Manager to join their procurement team in the midst of a transformation. Having recently appointed a new Head of Procurement, the company are transforming from a historically tactical function to a strategic, best-in-class procurement function.
Currently sitting as the number one sporting broadcasting brand with over a billion fans, they are looking to bring on strategic and innovative professionals who can join them as they continue to transform.
The Technology Procurement Manager will be responsible for:
Identifying and delivering sourcing opportunities within the technology category through insight and analysis of the category - focusing on software licensing, broadcasting, telecoms, R&D and networks
Managing stakeholder relationships to provide procurement expertise and commercial support to business units.
Running the cradle to grave procurement process, from preparing tenders to managing the contracts thereafter
Developing and implementing robust category strategies within a greenfield function
Nurturing relationships with key IT stakeholder and gaining crucial buy in
The Technology Category Manager will have:
A demonstrated track record of managing the IT procurement category (with exposure to technology), including software license agreements
Preferable exposure within a broadcasting/ media environment
Strong stakeholder management skills
MCIPS desirable but not essential
For more information, or to apply please contact Shiva at firstname.lastname@example.org
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