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Procurement Manager - IT B2B Portfolio

Ref: 77599

  • 85,000-90,000
  • 27 Jul 2022
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Procurement Manager - IT (B2B Portfolio)

About the Company

Our client have setup a brand new company to manage their entire multi-billion-pound global sourcing operation. They are looking for the right talent to help them achieve their goals. Their goal is simple: redefine procurement, from top to bottom. One that drives continuous transformation and creates value for all internal and external stakeholders. Their vision of procurement is simpler, more digital and more sustainable. They will be based in the thriving tech hub of Dublin, Ireland – the perfect place to innovate at speed and scale. 

About the Position

The Procurement Manager is responsible for driving and delivering the procurement plan and activities in the Resourcing Category Management, Strategic Sourcing & Procurement Business Partnering practice. This role develops and implements procurement frameworks, policies and procedures. This role holds strong relationships with key suppliers and internal stakeholders to ensure procurement competency and continuous value delivery.

Key Responsibilities

  • Driving and delivering the procurement plan and activities in the B2B IT Category Management, Strategic Sourcing
  • Developing and implementing procurement frameworks and procedures
  • Partnering with Global Business Units to identify and deliver key savings opportunities, efficiencies, compliance, and improved processes
  • Ability to work within (sometimes complex) B2B supply chain scenarios and provide agile responses to assist in the progression of market opportunities
  • B2B bid support and supporting internal business units with creative supply chain solutions for corporate customers  
  • Creating and delivering category plans and sourcing activities, through planning and execution of sourcing, supplier and risk management activities
  • Building and maintaining category expertise, apply best practices around sourcing approach, supplier selection, total cost of ownership and negotiation tactics
  • Identify business improvements leveraging the commercial, design and process to minimise the Total Cost of Ownership
  • Drive and deliver end-to-end sourcing projects including complex contractual and pricing models, in accordance with strict timelines.
  • Manage relationships with key internal stakeholders and suppliers and negotiate commercial and contractual arrangements utilising the latest contracting tools


  • Results orientated, ambitious, and passionate about Procurement
  • Comfortable and adept with the latest digital sourcing tools and a keen promoter of the latest procurement technologies and processes.
  • Experience within a fast-paced Procurement function
  • Strong business expertise in category management, particularly around supplier capabilities, commercial models, and partner programmes required to deliver portfolio and customer requirements
  • Ability to manage complex, strategic and commercial requirements between business and Suppliers, deliver projects and results on time and in full
  • Experience in business partnering and supplier relationship management
  • Demonstrates strong continuous improvement skills that exceeds customer expectations

Remuneration Package

Very competitive salary
Full benefits package
Flexible working hours and hybrid model

To discuss this role further or other engineering jobs please contact Diarmuid O'Mahony on 01 5927888 or by email or click the apply button

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