Senior ICT Buyer

Posted 12 July 2022
Salary £350 - 400 per day
Job type Contract
DisciplineInterim & Executive
ReferenceSenior ICT Buyer
Contact NameDane Matthews

Job description

~ Senior ICT Buyer ~

Spencer Clarke Group are working in partnership with Lancashire County Council to appoint a Senior ICT Buyer.

6 month agency contract with a view to being extended on an ongoing basis.

Full time role (37 hours)

Location – Preston, PR1 8XJ

***Must be Lancashire Based - Full time - Working ideally 1 to 2 days a week in Preston office and the 3 remainder days in the week will be home working.***

Rate of Pay - £350+ per day. (Negotiable following a successful interview)

About the Role;

  • An experienced Senior Buyer specialising in ICT within the County Council.
  • This post will provide support to the Senior ICT Supplier Manager in developing and delivering the sourcing and supplier management framework to meet the County Council's Digital requirements.
  • To support a strategic approach to ICT Supplier Management that delivers innovative, cost-effective and quality products/services that meet the County Council's priorities.
  • To be a key contact for senior managers and commissioners across the organisation, supporting the Senior ICT Supplier Manager, in the planning and delivery of IT sourcing and supplier management activity to ensure key milestones are achieved.
  • For this they must have experience of Public Sector Procurement and ICT buying and be capable of immediately contributing to projects and supplier management tasks.

*** The contract will be for a minimum of 6 months with opportunities to extend if required. There may also be the opportunity to transition to permanent.***


  • CIPS level 4 qualified or working towards; or equivalent degree, knowledge and experience.


SCG offer a market leading referral scheme so if you are not interested, but no of somehow who may, please feel free to pass on their details.

Due to the high volume of applications, if you do not receive a response within 48 hours, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

If you are interested in this role and would like to apply, please send a copy of your most recent CV to and contact Dane on 01772 954 200 as soon as possible.