Vendor Manager-Contract Reviews, Relationship Management, Procurement
My client are a private Healthcare Company based across the UK and they are looking for a Vendor Manager/IT Business Partner. You will be based in the Newcastle with the technology team but will be required to travel to the companies other sites across the UK.
Vendor Manager/IT Business Partner will perform a combination of contract, performance or relationship management roles with internal customers, partners and external vendors. The Role will be primarily focused on ensuring that IT service delivery, customer support and supplier relationships are effective, represent value for money and that all required SLAs are achieved.
- Manage the activities related to supplier relationships including product and service performance. Where applicable, manage the contract commercial terms and conditions.
- Develop appropriate relationship with critical suppliers to ensure cost effective sources and alternatives for relevant categories.
- Work and build strong relationships with key stakeholders to help translate functional requests into contract specifications.
- Ensure procedures are in place for effective Suppliers Relationship Management and all processes followed are in line with company policies and are auditable with key documents, information and communications confidentially stored.