IT Sourcing Specialist (Procurement)

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Temporary
Specialisation: Other
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: CR/011211_1651805269
Contact: Mary-Ann Waterstone
Email: email Mary-Ann

As the IT Sourcing Specialist, you will be responsible for liaison with business leaders to provide best practice sourcing and contract negotiation for IT related activity.

This role's core functions are to:

  • Efficiently guide stakeholders and vendors through the source to contract process while ensuring adherence to policy and procedures.
  • Ensure tailored procurement solutions are provided to deliver strategic commercial outcomes
  • Maintain and enhance healthy business relationships, internally and externally, and act as a procurement representative to ensure compliance of procurement policies and procedures

Some of your responsibilities will be:

  • Responsible for the end to end sourcing process for the provision of all high risk or high value IT Hardware, Software and Services
  • Responsible for annual savings targets and deliver value for money outcomes
  • Maintain sustainable procurement practices aligned with leading practice systems, process, policy, financial integrity and probity, protecting the credibility of the central procurement function.

To be considered, you must demonstrate the following:

  • Demonstrated experience with great outcomes in strategic sourcing and contract negotiations
  • Track record of delivering results such as savings targets
  • Continuous improvement mindset and skills
  • Demonstrated experience in business partnering and drive strategic outcomes
  • High level oral and written communication skills, proven experience to present to C-suite stakeholders
  • Excellent commercial acumen, contract knowledge, communication and people influencing skills
  • Previous experience in using S2C application is beneficial

Reference: M33 / WFH