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Strategic IT Supplier Manager

You will be joining a globally recognised brand in a newly created role and team, ultimately responsible for managing their single offshore based supplier.

Whilst this role is yours to sculpt, the core area of focus is building excellent relationships with the supplier, internal stakeholders and monitoring performance.

Location: London, Victoria (2-3 days WFH)

Remuneration: £75,000 + 20% Bonus + Benefits

As Strategic IT Supplier Manager you will have an opportunity to:

  • Track and analyse ongoing performance, operating at a strategic level

  • Agree operational metrics and performance reporting to track supplier performance against agreed service levels;

  • Conduct service reviews and develop CSI plans

  • Support the development of the supplier management strategy;

  • Develop excellent relationships with internal stakeholders and senior supplier executives;

  • Develop effective matrix relationships with Finance, Legal, Procurement

  • Analysis of supplier performance, identifying one off issues and trends over time

Ideally as Strategic IT Supplier Manager you will have:

  • Strong supplier management experience

  • Strong commercial and negotiation skills;

  • Excellent analytic skills and the ability to communicate well through data

  • Excellent stakeholder management and relationship building skills.

  • Great networker, inside and outside an organisation;

  • Experience managing IT outsource partners (Customer side);

  • Experience working within a SIAM or similar framework;

Sound interesting? Please do apply directly for further detail.