Would you like to join a dynamic IT department with a great culture and career development opportunities?
Vacancies have been created as part of the IT service’s drive to continually improve and modernise technology delivery at the Council. This includes some new roles designed to extend the team’s capability and others resulting from the promotion of existing staff members.
Experienced in public procurement this role involves managing IT related procurements, developing an in-depth understanding of the Council’s IT requirements, sourcing the right suppliers for meeting those requirements, whilst following effective procurement practice, evaluating supplier performance and negotiating contracts that make sure acquired products and services meet specifications and quality standards at the highest value and minimum cost.
Working within the IT business operations team the role also involves monitoring financial performance against budgets and ensuring efficient relevant reporting and analysis informs decision making, forecasting, planning and control.
The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.
Warrington Borough Council is a Disability Confident employer