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IT Category Manager

Job title: IT Category Manager
Location: London
Industry: Sales and Marketing
Salary: £60,000 - 65,000
Reference: 18586
Contact name: George Harris
Job published: November 07, 2023

Job description

IT Category Manager

Join a well-established global financial platform with a strong presence in major markets. This company provide a range of comprehensive services, including hedging, clearing, market making and investment solutions.

As an IT Category Manager, you'll lead technology procurement, oversee cost allocation, and optimise operational efficiencies. You'll manage relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders, collaborate with the Chief Administration Office and a large Technology department spanning multiple locations.

Your role is crucial for streamlining IT procurement and cost management across the organization.

What’s in it for YOU?

  • Basic salary up to £65,000
  • Opportunity to be a pivotal part in this company’s growth.
  • Chance to work at a top global brokerage.
  • Enjoy flexible working arrangements - 2/3 days in office.
  • A comprehensive benefits package, including a pension plan (with up to 6% matched contributions), private family health coverage, life insurance, and long-term sick cover.


  • Managing supplier relationships and optimising procurement opportunities.
  • Overseeing contract renewals, tracking project spend, and managing software assets.
  • Promoting continuous improvement in procurement and cost allocations.
  • Supporting various technology-related processes, compliance, and risk management.

Essential Experience & Skills

  • Relevant bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience.
  • Proficiency in IT Procurement at an Enterprise Level and managing IT budgets.
  • Prior IT Category spend management experience and proficient in negotiating complex contracts.

Desirable Experience & Skills

  • Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply (MCIPS) membership.
  • PowerBI enterprise reporting experience.
  • Financial Services background.
  • Understanding of cloud service provider cost models.

Unfortunately, no sponsorship is available for this role.

Apply now or email OR call 07308 312147 for immediate enquiries.

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