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Buyer - IT

Beaumont Select
Up to £45k + Excellent Benefits
Closing date
12 Oct 2021
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Exciting IT Buyer Opportunity - Consultancy. An exciting opportunity with a leading consultancy, who are seeking an experienced IT Buyer to support their Public Sector operations.

A leading consultancy that advises a broad range of clients in all things IT & Digital transformation.

Due to an increased client portfolio and a demand in projects, we are seeking an experienced IT Senior Buyer to support the procurement team across their Public Sector client base. This role is an exciting and dynamic position, that supports several strategic projects across a diverse client base within major governing bodies.

The objective of the role is to support the client’s in handling ongoing third party supplier requirements, there are a variety of tasks here some of which include: new supplier assessment and development, contractual negotiations, cost optimization, risk mitigation and delivery of cost savings against annual targets.

The role will also be involved in leading and implementing wider Procurement initiatives such as supplier selection, supplier consolidation, procurement spend controls and reviewing ongoing new requests for products or services.

Required Buyer-IT experience:

  • Public sector procurement experience

  • Experience of working in a Procurement or Category Management role, appreciating Procurement’s impact on Client contracts and commercials.

  • Good solid understanding of procurement process and practices, including, scoping, tendering, evaluation, selection, contract execution and supplier management.

  • Strong commercial awareness. Having experience in contract terms and contracting processes.

  • Proven ability to deliver against targets and capable of engaging challenging stakeholders and supplier situations solving day to day business problems.

  • An excellent verbal and written communicator, who presents the Procurement team in a collaborative, professional and credible manner.

  • A team player with experience of developing positive stakeholder relationships

  • Significant understanding of business requirements and nuances of a project as they relate to relevant sectors, customers and key service offerings.

  • Experience within a similar organisation, within the field of IT procurement.

**Ideally candidates will be SC cleared, however this can be obtained should you be successful**

Please use the site buttons to Apply.

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


Beaumont Select is a specialist Procurement, Supply Chain & Vendor Management Recruitment Agency, we match talented Permanent and Interim Procurement Professionals with great jobs in many of the World's Leading Companies.

We have an enviable track record of matching highly talented Procurement and Supply Chain professionals with exceptional Procurement, Supply Chain & Vendor Management jobs in FTSE100/250, Fortune 500 and other major name organisations. We work with Clients and Candidates throughout the UK, Europe and Worldwide.

Our highly committed and experienced Consultancy Team has grown organically year on year, by providing a detailed, highly professional and personal approach, matching talent supply chain professionals to many of the best opportunities within the purchasing, supply chain and vendor management disciplines. This success has been built on the passion and determination of every single team member at Beaumont Select, in conjunction with innovative use of marketing & technology, attention to detail and above all a commitment to provide an outstanding Client and Candidate service.

We are Certified Members of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and are ISO9001:2015 Quality certified for the provision of permanent and interim recruitment solutions worldwide.

Whether you are looking for a new career challenge; need to source experienced procurement, supply chain or vendor management professionals, or want advice on the current recruitment market, the Beaumont Select team would like to speak to you.

Find Us
01403 248 448
West Point
Springfield Road
West Sussex
RH12 2PD
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