Perfil del Candidato:
Your profile: Master degree in Procurement/Purchasing or equivalent Min 6 years of experience in IT procurement / strategic sourcing working on global scale Strong working knowledge and proven results in strategic sourcing for IT transformation, software and outsourcing services
Datos del Puesto:
Edelway is a pan-European IT Services Company with offices in Switzerland, Berlin and Barcelona with over 200 Consultants active in Europe.
On behalf of our global client based in Barcelona we are now actively looking for a Senior IT/IS Strategic Sourcing Specialist to join their international team and support our client on a global level.
Start: ASAP Duration: long term
The role :
The qualified candidate will provide consultative services that may include research, request for proposal (RFP) development, contract review, data analysis, and report drafting. You will be responsible for developing IT outsourcing & software / hardware strategies to reduce cost of IT services. You will improve upon all qualitative aspects of the relationship with suppliers.
Supporting business functions utilizing category management strategies and sourcing best practices. Developing RFPs and executing a strategic sourcing strategy (go to bid, analyze responses, negotiate, etc.). Interface and communicate with project team, management, and stakeholders, and provide support with respect to Supplier Management/Procurement processes and policies. Identifying areas for cost reduction or value improvement. Assisting in the reading, negotiation and modification of large enterprise contracts. Conducting research activities to produce detailed reports related to competitive markets, sourcing strategies, cost savings opportunities and benchmarking. Monitoring industry trends and trade publications. Anticipates problems before they occur; defines the problem or risk; identifies possible causes; works with team to identify solutions; selects and implements most appropriate solution.