ValueOne are specialists in supply chain management, purchasing and logistics. We offer our customers services in three business areas; interim logistics and procurement consultants, recruitment of buyers and logisticians, as well as development of our customers’ supply chain operations in terms of strategies, models, methods, processes, structure and competence.We are looking for an experienced Manager IT Sourcing for a 6 months assignment with placement in Stockholm. For the right person we can offer you great opportunities for personal development in a dynamic and fast-growing international organization. The role
Working as Category Sourcing Manager IT, you will be a part of the Indirect Material & Services Team in Group Sourcing. You will take business ownership and be in tight collaboration with the IT Management. You will be responsible for defining the commercial strategy and ensure execution of initiatives to drive cost reduction and transform value from the supplier markets into business results. The role will draw on relationship management skills to positively engage with senior stakeholders across the group to ensure sourcing is seen as a trusted business partner.
This position will be placed in Stockholm and includes travelling.
You report to the Sourcing Manager, Indirect Materials & Services.Main tasks
Experience and competence
- Define and execute category strategies
- Lead category management teams
- Analyze spend and create spend profile to find cost potentials
- Maintain Approved Supplier List
- Assess and mitigate risks in supplier base
- Segment and develop supplier relationships
- Own and drive development of supplier performance and capabilities
- Ensure supplier compliance
- Perform supplier selection and qualification
- Perform RFQ/RFP process and negotiate prices and conditions
- Negotiate and maintain contracts
We expect you to have a business and/or a technical education on a bachelor level. Furthermore, you have at least 5 years of experience working in a global strategic role within sourcing - including negotiations with suppliers, writing and interpreting contracts and agreements in the IT sector. Experience from global companies and organizations is preferred.You have experience from being
commercial responsible in high value projects. From your earlier experience you are u
sed to manage complex IT business agreements and negotiations. You are good at building and managing relationships and maintain effective working relations. The role requires a thorough knowledge in IT Governance as well as in IT Project Management and common software products on the market. Focus on cost saving targets contributing to profit to further enable growth is important.
We believe you have strong communication and negotiation skills with a business mindset. We also think you have strong presentation skills and an analytical and critical mindset. You can work proactively and have a willingness to push your assignments towards their objectives.Application
We are looking forward to receiving your application. Please apply through our webpage at: https://valueone.se/aktuella-jobb/ as soon as possible, but no later than 31st January
. Feel free to contact Olof Widmark tel. 070 786 80 99 with any questions regarding the listed position