IT Supplier Manager

Basic Overview
Salary: £42000 – £52000/annum
Job Type: Full Time / Contract
Minimum Salary: 42000.00
Maximum Salary: 52000.00
Job Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester

This role is based in Manchester at a large Public Sector organisation. The role of the IT supplier manager for 18 months on an FTC is to oversee and measure the overall objectives across the department and to manage and monitor performance while identifying opportunities for continuous improvement.

Client Details

The client is based in Manchester within higher education sector, they are looking for an IT supplier manager to join their growing team of experts. It is a really exciting time to join the organsiaiton as they are working on a number of key projects having in across the organisation.


The key responsibilities of the IT supplier Manager is:

To monitor the performance using KPIS to identify opportunities for improvements
To maintain an understanding of commercial IT environments and advise on tendering and procurement exercise across the function
Undertake strategic analysis including research into suppliers and developments for commercial strategy's across the organisation
Develop contract Management including negotiation and approval of contract change management, contract issue management, dispute resolution, service provider(s) audit, audit compliance, document library
Support the IT function and liaising with senior stakeholders Profile

The successful IT supplier Manager will:

Have experience in managing Senior Stakeholders
Have good understating of contract law and have experience in framework negotiation
Have experience in contract Negotiation – Methods, techniques and frameworks for negotiating contracts for the supply of IT products and services.
Experiences in contract Management – Methods and techniques for managing contracts to ensure that suppliers adhere to agreed contract requirements.Job Offer

Competitive day rate + Hybrid working + 18 month FTC