Connecting to LinkedIn...

Connecting to LinkedIn...


IT Supplier Manager

Job Title: IT Supplier Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Luton, Bedfordshire
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 3 Months
REF: J7700_1491898999
Contact Name: Clara Grace Moretti-Greene
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

IT Supplier Manager

Rate: £600-£700

Duration: 3 Months

Location: Luton

Looking for an IT Supplier Manager to work with a Global Retail Organisation based in Luton. As the IT supplier manager you will manage and control supplier contracts performance and interactions, covering the complete commercial lifecycle of the supplier relationship to a consistent and effective governance regime.

You need to be able to take accountability for the relationship and commercial management of allocated IT suppliers ensuring that the services delivered meet the business requirements.

You will be managing the suppliers to the agreed Governance framework, including scheduling the meetings, briefing executives and management, documenting actions and following up to ensure delivery of commitments.

What my client are looking for:

  • Excellent communication and influencing skills to maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders and suppliers, strong team player
  • Possess strong business and commercial awareness and drive together with the ability to deliver to tight deadlines.
  • Extensive experience of IT contract negotiations including hardware/software maintenance, software licensing, professional services and managed services on contracts of up to £10m pa. Ability to adopt various negotiation styles and techniques to deliver effective contracts.
  • Experience of Outsourcing and Off-Shoring Enterprise wide services and the models, tools and techniques used to affect efficient delivery.
  • Excellent analytical skills and a working knowledge of accounting principles, practices and terminology, together with Financial modelling and planning skills
  • Awareness of targets and constraints, with the ability to work to these.
  • Drive, resilience and energy and the ability to adapt quickly to changes in priority.

If you match the above then please submit your CV!

Key Words:

IT Supplier / Contracts / Lifecycle / supplier management / governance / framework / CRM / £10M budgets / contract negotiations / IT / Manage services / relationships

Social Stream

Latest News


Are PSLs a Blocker or an Enabler?

2017-10-02 11:00:00 +0100

The use of a Preferred Supplier List (PSL) was intended to support and strengthen relationships and performance between organisations and their third party suppliers. As the technical landscape continues to evolve at rapid rate recruitment and demand for new skills becomes more intense. Are PSLs still the solution or an obstacle to sourcing the right talent? The traditional PSL A dedicated list of partners intended to guarantee quality and availability ...


Why do we punish the victims of hacking?

2017-09-21 09:00:00 +0100

Hacks occur every 39 seconds, with 95% of them targeting governments, retailers and the tech industry. If the hackers are caught, they'll face prison time under the Computer Misuse Act. More often than not, the businesses who are victims of those attacks expose themselves to punishment of their own. The laws that determine the duty of protection owed to businesses and their customers is both vague and broad, making them question just how much protection...