Senior Category Manager - IT

Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 months ago
Role type: Contract
Industry: Supply Chain Operations & Systems Practice, CTO's & Senior IT, Supply Chain and Operations Leaders & Specialists
Contact name: Ciaran McCaughey
Contact email: ciaran.mccaughey@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

Our client is a well-known multinational service provider. They are seeking experienced IT procurement professionals to join and establish a new team here in Ireland.

The Position

  • You will be responsible for managing supplier sourcing, contracting and contract management while liaising regularly with internal stakeholders in order to gain an understanding of the service requirements.
  • As IT Category Manager you will lead the supplier analysis process (RFQs) and assist with supplier negotiations for the business while also maintaining and building the relationship with third party vendors ensuring optimal quality, pricing and delivery of world class solutions.
  • Developing reporting metrics with relevant functions in order to identify areas for improvement and cost saving initiatives for the global business.

The Person

  • You must experience in IT Category management either direct or Indirect while having full ownership of end-to-end procurement processes in a professional services category.
  • Degree qualified if essential for this position.
  • Experience managing contracts and relationships with third party vendors and outsourced partners at an international environment.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects with strong problem solving capabilities.

The Benefits

  • This will be an initial 6-month contract role however likely to extend.

To learn more, apply online or contact Ciaran McCaughey on +353 1 6321830 or please submit an updated CV.


Ciaran McCaughey

Director - Supply Chain Operations & Systems Practice

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