IT Hardware Sourcing Specialist (Consulting Firm)

Location: Central Region,
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Supply Chain & Procurement
Salary: S$10000 - S$12000 per month + negotiable
REF: AS00040037

Job Description

Operational:

  • Support, define and implement commodity strategies as well as sourcing area plan for IT Hardware sourcing requirements in APAC locations whilst ensuring appropriate alignment to global and regional commodity strategies.
  • Responsible for all aspects of IT Hardware sourcing & supplier management
  • Contribute to allocated savings target as assigned to commodities and region.
  • Foster effective collaboration and ensure strong communication line with key client stakeholders and colleagues in and across the regions to work towards shared business goals.
  • Track and report savings achievements for commodities in scope.
  • Ensure appropriate supplier relationship management for assigned suppliers.
  • At the outset, proactively engage and integrate input from respective regional sourcing specialists(s), regional sourcing lead(s) and/or global sourcing lead
  • Key APAC contact person for the assigned lead commodities to the global sourcing leads.
  • Ensure representation of regional/local interests and market conditions of APAC clients to global sourcing commodities.
  • Be fully aware of all regional and global sourcing initiatives, strategies and client business partners matters related to areas of responsibilities.
  • Demonstrate proactive collaboration with client business partners by ensuring that the sourcing approach/strategy and delegated sourcing decision are always mutually discussed and agreed prior to delegating the sourcing, where applicable.

Requirements:

  • Qualification:
    • University degree from a reputed university/college
    • Additional certification as Sourcing/Procurement professional
    • Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Experience:
    • 5+ years experience in strategic sourcing in an international environment
    • Excellent communication (written, verbal) and interpersonal skills to positively influence people to make the appropriate decisions for the client(s) and resolve conflicts effectively.
    • Leadership in an international environment (managed people or cross-functional team leadership)
    • Strong project management experience
    • Highly competent in negotiations and contract knowledge
    • Commodity experience in IT Hardware (inclusive of Data Centre) preferred

Contact Rajat Jain or click APPLY NOW quoting reference number AS00040037
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