IT Procurement Manager

Job Details

Macquarie Park
$650 per day
Job Type
over 1 year ago
  • Top telco company
  • ASAP start
  • Initial 2-month contract with potential to extend
Client Details
Our client is a well-known telecommunications firm based in Macquarie Park. They provide services both to end users and acts as a wholesaler.
As the IT Procurement Manager you will be responsible for the procurement of IT solutions and therefore experience with software licensing is a must as well as experience procuring IT solutions in a large organisation dealing with fast moving technologies.  You will provide input into the IT Procurement Strategic plan identifying purchasing requirements and costs.

Key Responsibilities
  • Input into the IT Procurement Strategic plan – this will include expenditure requirements and expected savings
  • Deliver on the strategic plan
  • Deliver contracts and associated requirements using IT procurement transactional processes
  • Ensure procurement activities are effective and efficient following the corporate procurement processes
  • Negotiate with suppliers and look at contract improvement
  • Identify and screen new suppliers and conduct RFI’s
  • Conduct tenders for IT software solutions
  • Maintain central register of all software entitlements

  • Knowledge of software licensing structures
  • 4 + years IT procurement within Telco or IT environment
  • Knowledge of IT contracting, software licensing, hardware and IT services procurement
  • Cost management and negotiation
  • Stakeholder management
  • Cost analysis experience
  • Commercial acumen
  • Experience with software licensing- SAP Ariba
Job Offer
An opportunity for an experienced IT Procurement Manager to further their knowledge in the Telco industry.

Vicky Winstanley
Mob: 0413959015