Global IT Software Category Manager

Competitive remuneration package
21 Feb 2021
23 Mar 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

A great opportunity for a Global IT Software Category Manager to drive change across a high profile spend area and manage the relationship with complex vendors at a group/global level… 

We're currently partnering with a leading FTSE 100 global client, that leads the way in Technology innovation and Telecommunication services across the world.  They are a leader in their field and have a strong reputation for being at the forefront of developing new technologies.

Procurement is a highly regarded global function, that has a strong visibility within the group and manages a group spend in the £billions.  The Technology procurement team, spans across the UK & Europe and works closely with their counterparts in the U.S.  

What are we looking for?  We are looking for a Global IT Software Category Manager with enterprise Software experience who has worked at a regional/global level.

  • As Global IT Software Category Manager you will manage and own the relationships with the major vendors in this space e.g. Oracle, MS, Salesforce, VMWare, Tableau etc.

  • Lead the negotiations on complex and detailed enterprise agreements, implementing sourcing strategies across the group, working with colleagues across the region. 

The Global IT Software Category Manager position is a great opportunity for an individual to drive change within the team, lots of opportunity to use your previous extensive knowledge of working with high profile software vendors, utilising your influencing skills and demonstrating successful relationships.

We are looking for individuals that have a presence within Technology procurement, someone that can influence at the highest of levels, including global C suite. Candidates with the confidence to challenge the status quo and have the ability to articulate and communicate this to senior stakeholders.

As a Global IT Software Category Manager, you will get exposure to the most recent and cutting-edge technologies and services. This is a fast paced and dynamic team that works closely with their peer groups and stakeholders to ensure the smooth delivery of software to the group's projects.

Working from home initially, but then from my clients’ modern offices in West London.

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If you would like to know more about this opportunity, please call Craig Gallagher on +44 (0)1403 248448

Beaumont Select is a leading Supply Chain & Purchasing Recruitment Agency for permanent and interim staffing solutions. We support a primarily blue-chip client base, in the provision of experienced Supply Chain & Purchasing Professionals; successfully resolving their Purchasing Recruitment demands. We have a proven track record in purchasing recruitment and are a leading purchasing recruitment agency.  Complying with the BERR Beaumont Select are an Employment Agency and an Employment Business

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