purpose is to use the power of communications to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities.
We need you to help us do this.
Why this role matters
The role holder is responsible for the provision of a world class procurement service that delivers competitive advantage to the BT Group.
What you'll be doing
To work closely with internal business partners to understand their requirements, mapping these to the BT strategy anddriving the "One-BT" agenda.
To develop procurement plans appropriate to Telco and non-Telco product and services deliver maximum commercial advantage to BT to include selection and application of appropriate procurement processes for a particular product and or service.
To negotiate appropriate commercial and contractual arrangements with suppliers and for all products and services intheir control, including loading information onto appropriate systems.
To deliver aggressive year on year cost reduction
To manage all aspects of Governance and Compliance, such as following required approvals process, negotiating suitable contractual language and managing fair and transparent supplier selection processes.
To manage their supply base to ensure delivery against contractual and commercial commitments and In Contract
supplier performance and ensure business benefit is realized
To manage the team within budget parameters.
May have wider financial and / or systems responsibilities.
We'll also need to see these on your CV
External recruits typically educated to degree level.
Fluent in English and Spanish.
Relevant skills and an in depth knowledge of procurement principles, and the ability to apply these as required in any
Demonstrates sound leadership skills and excellent relationship management skills.
Strong negotiator experience with complex deals, above USD 5Mi.
Why choose us?
We value different perspectives, skills and experiences. We’re creating an inclusive working culture where people from all backgrounds can succeed.
That’s why we welcome applications from all parts of the community.