Global IT Procurement Manager (Wholesale Banking)

Job type:
on-site
Start date:
ASAP
Duration:
6 months
From:
McGregor Boyall
Location:
London
Published at:
03/01/2021
Country:
flag_no United Kingdom
Project ID:
2059955

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My leading investment banking client are looking to bring on a Global IT Procurement Manager to act as a lead on wholesale IT software and services strategic deals and operate as a key influencer for the business.

  • The spend managed by the will be circa $250 million
  • This has no management responsibility but expected to be a leader within the team
  • Number of supplier's = c100+

Candidates must have:

  • Operated as a senior procurement/category manager within organisations with a truly global footprint.
  • Deep category knowledge around software and IT services - must be able to leverage this knowledge to create and review robust and forward-looking category plans and sourcing plans.
  • Ability to act as a lead and troubleshoot on the execution of large deals and provide strategic guidance to all business group functions. (HR, Finance, Legal etc.)
  • Be a role model and demonstrate a positive attitude and inspire confidence when faced with uncertainty and change.
  • Creation and maintenance of a pipeline of projects to achieve or exceed agreed savings target for category.
  • Understand complex business problems, apply advanced analytical thinking/market knowledge and drive the most appropriate business outcome.
  • Strategic lens and work with CIO, COO's of the business and get there buy in/gain their trust and underpin a sourcing strategy to support what they are trying to deliver.
  • Bring a dynamic approach to procurement and have a strong passion for technology.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.