We've noticed you are using Internet Explorer. This is an outdated Web Browser and is not supported by this website. Consider switching to a moden Web Browser like Google Chrome.
The local government jobs site from Jobsgopublic
This Vacancy has closed.

Supplier Relationship Manager – Digital Services

  • Employer: South Somerset District Council
  • Reference: 1847
  • Published: Thu 09/04/2020, 17:59 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 24/04/2020, 10:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 9, From £44,632 up to £48,826
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Somerset

Do you want to shape your own role and inspire great performance? Join our Support Services team, helping South Somerset to be a place where businesses flourish, communities are safe, vibrant and healthy and residents enjoy good housing and cultural, leisure and sporting activities

Our ambition is to create an evidence-driven, continuously improving and agile organisation and we are looking for a Supplier Relationship Manager with specialist commercial and supplier management expertise who is able to negotiate and collaborate effectively with suppliers alongside internal stakeholders. 

You will be responsible for ensuring that all external contracts with suppliers meet the organisation’s needs to deliver digital change and services and will be responsible for managing the full commissioning lifecycle for all digital and technology requirements, working closely with the Procurement Specialist. This includes defining strategy, procuring new services, managing relationships, monitoring contracts, delivery levels and performance throughout the life of a contract to deliver best value. 

We are looking for someone with a degree in this field or equivalent relevant experience, ideally MCIPS or equivalent. You will have worked within a Digital or IT environment within a medium sized organisation for a significant time and have worked with major IT suppliers to lead the development of contracts for new supplies and services. You will also be well versed in project or programme delivery and preparing and presenting reports, as well as liaising with service users and stakeholders.

We are striving to be great to work for, excellent to work with, leading the way and delivering for our communities. If you want to work in an inspiring environment and shape our future ways of working, then we want to hear from you. You will be based in Yeovil where we operate agile work practices. 

Please contact Toffer Beattie on 01935 462302 should you wish to discuss the role in more detail. 

Closing Date: 24th April 2020, 10am

To apply for this role, please submit your CV and supporting statement to recruitment@southsomerset.gov.uk

Downloads

  • Role description and personal specification
  • Employer: South Somerset District Council
  • Reference: 1847
  • Published: Thu 09/04/2020, 17:59 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 24/04/2020, 10:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 9, From £44,632 up to £48,826
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Somerset

Vacancy Location