Role details

Strategic Sourcing Manager, IT

New York   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Strong skills in stakeholder management and end-to-end procurement processes
  • Expertise in IT Software and Digital equipment

About Our Client

Multi-media and entertainment conglomerate with offices.

Job Description

The Strategic Sourcing Manager, IT will:

  • Work closely with stakeholders and build credibility
  • Guide RFx activities during all stages of bids
  • Analyze proposals and conduct vendor background checks
  • Analyze significant spend categories, supply base, market conditions and apply advanced sourcing principles.
  • Performs market research to obtain market knowledge, uses experience to develop negotiation strategies.
  • Lead contract and legal negotiation
  • Organize efforts across all stakeholders and departments including legal, finance and governance
  • Manage vendor and supplier relationships
  • Maintain accurate data for contracts, compliance and vendor performance

The Successful Applicant

Requirements for the Strategic Sourcing Manager, IT:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business or equivalent
  • 5 years+ experience in sourcing and procurement of IT products and services
  • Strong commercial and legal knowledge
  • Ability to negotiate contracts and support the legal department
  • Strong attention detail and analytical skills
  • Team mentality
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills
  • Excellent relationship management skills and adept in interacting with all levels of an organization

What's on Offer

A full-time, permanent position as Strategic Sourcing Manager, IT for a well-respected media conglomerate in Manhattan.

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