We're actively seeking a dedicated ICT Contract Lead for an exciting permanent position within our dynamic local government client. As a key member of our multidisciplinary team, the IT Contract/Procurement Lead will play a pivotal role in managing all ICT contracts, ensuring optimal contract management and supplier performance to achieve top-notch quality and value in procurement.
Your responsibilities will encompass end-to-end procurement activities, from requirements gathering and market engagement to procurement route options, appraisals, pricing schedule development, evaluation, and contract award. Collaboration with colleagues from Corporate Procurement, Finance, and other departments will be essential.
In this role, you will take the lead in supplier relationship management across Digital and Data Services, fostering strategic relationships with key vendors and ensuring that delivery aligns with agreed SLAs, milestones, and roadmaps. You'll maintain the DDS contract register, review all IT contracts, and analyze spend across the organization. Additionally, you'll influence stakeholders and suppliers to consolidate contracts, negotiating to achieve savings and efficiencies.
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