IT Category Manager

Contract type
Working Pattern
Full time
Location based
Hours per week
Dates that interviews will take place
to be confirmed
up to £54,310
Summary of vacancy

An exciting opportunity has emerged to join SUEZ recycling and recovery UK as a IT Category Manager.

When you join SUEZ, you get more than a brand-new role. Your work will help us deliver innovative and environmentally responsible solutions for waste management. You will get a chance to help us preserve and restore our planet’s natural capital for future generations. It’s a career that’s not only exciting, but full of opportunities as well as professional and personal fulfilment.

The salary for this role is from £46,300 - £54,310 plus car/allowance ( up to £8,344) up to 10% bonus, healthcare, pension. 

About the role

What will I be doing?

  • Reporting to the Senior Category Manager, you will be responsible for sourcing a wide range of goods and services , hardware and software, within the procurement team, negotiating prices with local, national and international suppliers, implementing and communicating agreements to operational management and monitoring supplier performance.
  • IT Category Manager creates, writes, negotiates and reviews hardware and software licensing contracts.

  • Works with IT and Project Management teams in establishing agreements that reflect the interests of SUEZ. Also works with Legal department when drafting licensing agreements.

  • Ensures contract performance and writes amendments as necessary. Ensures that projects milestones and goals are met and adhering to approved budgets.

  • You will work closely with internal stakeholders and other members of the procurement team to ensure both customer and business expectations and objectives are met. 

What are the requirements?

  • You must have a solid understanding technology and leading innovation software. 
  • Must have extensive knowledge of department process and at least 5+ years of experience in the related area as an individual contributor.
  • You must be MCIPS qualified.
  • The position will require a degree of flexibility in terms of travel, and in meeting business deadlines.
  • You will be required to have a full UK driving licence.

Who we are

At SUEZ the efficient and sustainable management of resources around the globe is at the heart of everything we do. Respect – acting ethically and with integrity – is one of our core values. We’re passionate about the environment and believe in protecting our world. Where collaboration and trust are part of the way we work. With true team spirit, we can give our customers a standard of service that goes above and beyond and ensure that our local communities have access to essential water and waste services.

We thank our people for all they do with development opportunities, wide-ranging benefits and rewards that reflect their hard work. In a friendly, supportive environment, you’ll be inspired to grow and play your part in creating a better future for all.   

*No agencies please* 

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