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Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager - IT

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Chicago, United States

  • $100-250M IT Spend at Global Business Services Firm

  • Private equity, mergers and acquisitions, or other change agent background

About Our Client

Our client is a global business services firm launching a newly formed indirect procurement function in Chicago. This is a greenfield environment where candidates will build relationships with stakeholders from scratch and function in an ambiguous environment.

Job Description

The Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager - IT will:

  • Develop and establish global the category strategy for assigned spend areas
  • Identify savings opportunities and present them to business partners and Global Sourcing leadership for implementation
  • Utilize multi-step strategic sourcing methodologies to drive sourcing projects to completion
  • Recommend the best commercial framework for the business requirements collected
  • Act as subject matter expert in assigned areas of spend
  • Work with the data analytics team to analyze key inputs including business needs, volume projections, and market/supply base benchmarks and trends.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to lead the negotiation of contracts, Statements of Work etc.
  • Drive improvement through regular Supplier Performance Reviews
  • Report to Management on key business metrics and potential business issues

The Successful Applicant

The successful Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager - IT will have:

  • Degree: BA/BS in Finance or a technical field
  • Advanced degree preferred
  • 5+ years managing Technology as a Category Manager
  • Demonstrated ability to set and meet goals
  • Proven track record in delivering savings and efficiencies
  • Previous Spend Responsibility: $100+ million
  • Consulting experience a plus

What's on Offer

The target compensation for the Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager - IT is $110,000 - $145,000 base salary + bonus


More Info / Apply

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