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IT Procurement Business Partner - Brighton, Sussex, United Kingdom,


IT Procurement Business Partner
Location: Brighton
IR35 Status: TBC
Length: Six Months

We have an exciting opportunity for an Interim IT Procurement Business Partner to join a Central Government organisation, working to lead the procurement and contract management activities in a major IT transformation.
Key responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for the strategic management of the supply chain within the IT department
  • Identify, develop and drive sourcing strategies for all services and commodities within the remit of the department
  • Lead on contract negotiation, stakeholder management and supplier management

Essential requirements:

  • Strong experience in IT Category Procurement
  • MCIPS accredited
  • Possess an in-depth breadth of specialised knowledge of public procurement directives, principles and UK-specific legislation
  • Evidence of outsourcing experience, especially managing blue-chip suppliers
  • Proven track record of effective stakeholder management
  • Knowledge of statutory and regulatory compliance
  • Understanding of governance and provision of best practice advice

If you have experience to match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact Molly Guy or Tom Rees on and email your CV to

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