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IT Sourcing Manager

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


  • High Visibility Leadership position

  • Growth for the company is allowing for amazing career growth.

About Our Client

Our client is an investment firm operating globally. With several decades of success, our client is undergoing a strategic overhaul of its procurement and supply chain organization to maximize value and position themselves as strategic partners in a new era of growth and development. This company has an incredibly entrepreneurial culture and also one of accountability. Given recent organizational upgrades there is tremendous opportunity for immediate impact and low-hanging fruit to deliver bottom-line results.

Job Description

The IT Sourcing Manager will be responsible for:

  • Development and execution of strategies through the strategic sourcing process
  • Serve as an expert in the strategic sourcing process within the IT category, including strategy execution, contract negotiations and TCO reductions
  • Develop and execute the process to select and manage suppliers
  • Lead supplier selection and negotiation process for key sourcing projects
  • Establish and maintain contractual and business relationships with the senior management of key suppliers
  • Track forecasted vs. actual savings for sourced categories and responsible for communicating performance against these measures and their potential budgetary impact
  • Work with stakeholders in business units to ensure savings are built into budgets and annual operating plan

The Successful Applicant

The successful IT Sourcing Manager will have:

  • 5+ years of category management/strategic sourcing experience
  • Aptitude for change management, such as a background in private equity, mergers and acquisitions, or other dynamic type of organization
  • Bachelor's degree in applicable field
  • Exemplary negotiation skills in a robust and global corporate procurement environment
  • Demonstrated ability to influence internal customers and earn "buy in" from tough stakeholders

What's on Offer

  • Downtown Boston, MA location
  • Work in a well known investment firm
  • Opportunities for career growth
  • Executive level visibility
  • IT Sourcing Manager role that can quickly grow to Sr. Manager level
 
 
 
 
 
 





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