14 Jan

Strategic Category Director Technology Pillar Jobs Vacancy at Green Park Interim Executive Limited Norwich

Position
Strategic Category Director Technology Pillar
Company
Green Park Interim Executive Limited
Location
Norwich ENG
Opening
14 Jan, 2018 30+ days ago

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Strategic Category Director Technology Pillar Jobs Vacancy at Green Park Interim Executive Limited Norwich Jobs Details:

Client: Crown Commercial Service (via the Government Commercial Function)

Location(s): London or Norwich

Salary: up to £130,000 (plus a 20% performance related bonus)

Working at the heart of the Civil Service and Government, the Crown Commercial Service is a commercial trading arm of the Cabinet Office, and serves as one of the largest procurement consortiums in the UK. In providing every area of the public sector access to quicker, cheaper and fully compliant buying solutions, their ultimate purpose has been to deliver optimum value for the taxpayer. They currently support over 17,000 customer organisations UK-wide, influencing over £14-billion in common goods and services spend each year - fast growing to increase this to £20-billion by the end of the decade. With a huge procurement team of nearly 800, we are recruiting for the following senior role within their Technology Pillar:

Strategic Category Director - Digital Future

Underpinned by the Government Digital Service, the Digital Future category encompasses some of the most prevalent, fast-moving and innovative Cloud and Hosted solutions inherent to Government today. This includes Digital Networks, Infrastructure Hosting (IaaS), Platform Hosting (PaaS) and Cyber Security agreements. The Strategic Category Director will lead a small team (and spend of circa £600-million per year) to develop 'best in class' strategic category plans and commercial arrangements that underpin Crown Commercial Service's interactive catalogue systems. This is a unique opportunity to become an ambassador for providing expert procurement and commercial expertise across government and beyond.

Strategic Category Director - Technology Products & Services

The Technology Products and Services category encompasses one of the largest spends in the whole of the Crown Commercial Service - £1.2-billion per year. This includes complex new-age technology (such as robotics, drones and smart devices) through to every-day hardware such as PCs, laptops, mainframes, servers and peripherals. Importantly, this category also includes all the inherent goods and services that underpin the operation of this hardware, including the provision of all installation, integration, maintenance and support. The Strategic Category Director will lead a small team to develop 'best in class' strategic category plans and commercial arrangements that underpin Crown Commercial Service's interactive catalogue systems. This is a unique opportunity to become an ambassador for providing expert procurement and commercial expertise across government and beyond.

Strategic Category Director - Software

The Software category provides a unique opportunity to partner with some of the largest and highest-profile software vendors in the world. With a spend of £500-million per year, this category is remarkably broad, encompassing software licences for HR and payroll, finance, data management/reporting and content management. It conversely includes open-source commodity software, mobile applications, Software-as-a-Service solutions (SaaS), through to enterprise resource planning and purchase-to-pay systems. The Strategic Category Director will lead a small team to develop 'best in class' strategic category plans and commercial arrangements that underpin Crown Commercial Service's interactive catalogue systems. This role presents the opportunity to become an ambassador for providing expert procurement and commercial expertise across government and beyond.

What do I need to apply?

We are looking for seasoned specialists in Information Technology procurement and supplier management (covering one or more of the areas above), who are instrumental in developing category strategies and commercial agreements for spend into the hundreds of millions. You will be a natural, highly-driven leader, capable of leading and inspiring small teams, along with concurrently managing stakeholder relationships across complex operational environments.

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