Project Manager - Procurement

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    London, England

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    £500 - £600 per day

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    Tom McParland

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    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Project Manager - Procurement

Based in London with remote working available

£500 - £600 per day

Inside IR35

IT Project Manager/ Infrastructure Project Manager/ Senior Project Manager

The Role:

  • Responsible for managing the delivery of individual procurements which support Architecture's transformation and/or business roadmaps

  • Proactively work with teams that span multiple areas

  • Plan, drive and coordinate the procurement activity and demonstrate high levels of ownership and initiative

  • Implement Architecture processes and ways of working into executable project plans. Ensure these are adhered to and provide early visibility of any gaps

The Project Manager is required to:

  • Engage with all key Stakeholders across the business and maintain these relationships.

  • Create detailed schedules for the procurement activities and track progress.

  • Ensure dependencies are identified & managed.

  • Where necessary, facilitate logistics associated with the various stages of procurement (e.g. PoCs, Evaluations, meetings).

  • Provide updates and reports as requested and in the approved format

  • Responsible for procurements relating to component parts/sub sections of IT architecture transformational change (up to £15m).

  • Understand (at a high level) the transformation benefits relating to individual procurements and align the project plan to meet these.


  • Have a high-level understanding of technology components.

Highly Desirable:

  • Telecoms background

  • Have a good understanding of the procurement lifecycle

  • Requirements gathering

  • Vendor engagement

  • Run proof of concepts

  • Run the end to end selection and procurement process