Procurement Specialist – Technology, Telecoms & Data – Global Professional Services Firm – London based + home working – £48-52k + package
This leading global professional services firm, generating over £600M in 2020 revenues and highly ranked within their industry, are looking to bring onboard a strategic procurement specialist into their growing and highly functional technology and data procurement team, reporting directly into the global procurement lead.
This firm recently embarked on a global procurement transformation program, of which a centralised global team was introduced, with this role being a key part of it’s development. It is a greenfield team and function, offering unapparelled opportunities for growth and development, whilst also offering their staff ample opportunities for further learning and development, making it an ideal opportunity for this looking to step into a more autonomous position.
Key Procurement Specialist role responsibilities:
Category management of key spend areas, focussed around technology, data and telecoms, implementing and developing key procurement strategies for said categories
Manage and execute key procurement projects in line with business values, supporting and influencing key decision makers along the way
Running strategic sourcing and tendering processes, undertake industry and market analysis, whilst ensuring compliance and contract management processes are in place and upheld
Take advantage of this firms opportunities for personal development and learning, allowing you to progress to management and beyond
Key procurement skillsets and experience required:
Procurement specialist experience within telecoms and IT professional service spend, ideally with operating experience with cisco or related technologies
Proven experience of building and delivering procurement strategies on a global level
Demonstratable experience of delivering to deadlines and ability to work with and influence key business stakeholders
Degree level education is preferred however not essential
If you are interested in joining a growing team, with a clear strategy and plans to become a leading centralised global function, please apply to be a part of this journey through this domain or with an updated cv to
Keywords: procurement, strategic procurement, technology, data, IT procurement, telcoms, telco, telco buying, buyer, purchasing, indirect procurement, IT professional services, professional services, London, hybrid working, degree, CIPS, MCIPS
Job Title:Procurement Specialist, Technology, Telecoms & Data