IT Sourcing Manager - 30795 in Atlanta, GA at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 9/7/2021

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Job Description

JobID: 386064

Johnson Service Group, JSG is currently seeking an IT Sourcing Manager working for a well-known and stable company in the Atlanta area.  This challenging and exciting, long-term contract position offers great pay, benefits and the opportunity to be a key manager within this organization.

IT Sourcing Manager

Responsibilities:


Lead the end-to-end lifecycle for sourcing projects including:

  • Develop and manage RFx processes
  • Identify and translate business requirements into business metrics, SLA's and other commercial terms for contract inclusion
  • Develop, negotiate, execute and manage contracts for the category
  • Review and redline SOW's o Coordinate completion of vendor onboarding and suppler risk assessment activities
  • Provide a synopsis of terms to the business at the close of a project and leverages contract abstracts
  • Participate in the development and execution of a category sourcing plan with a focus on annual savings through analysis of spend data and market research.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders at different business units and regions as well as suppliers to identify cost reduction opportunities - Effectively interact with all levels of internal and external management.
  • Conduct market research and maintain a working knowledge of current business trends including industry changes, cost drivers, global pricing, market conditions and economic indicators in order to identify new and/or alternate sources of supply
  • Continually seek opportunities to achieve cost reduction, and cost avoidance.
  • Supplier Relationship Management - Responsible for effective management of the strategic direction associated with suppliers.
  • Establish and maintain good working relationships and keeps close contact with suppliers. Ensures that supplier performance supports business needs and customer expectations.


Qualifications:

 • Education: Bachelor's degree required, (Master’s degree in Business Administration or Information Technology preferred.)

• Demonstrated knowledge and experience in supply chain, strategic sourcing, contract management and/or category management associated Information Technology (IT) - direct hardware and telecom experience preferred.

• Basic corporate finance knowledge preferred.

• Should be competent in financial assessment and comparison of different options, working with senior leadership, communication, presentation skills, and value-based decision analysis.

• Knowledge of, and experience in, core Procure to Pay functions – Ariba experience preferred

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, ability to influence others and drive results, communicate within different levels of organizations including C-suite executives

• Demonstrated knowledge of technology markets, trends, pricing, suppliers and sourcing

If interested, please apply directly to Aretha Allen- aallen@jsginc.com or call for more details 678-886-4821.

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