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IT Vendor Management Specialist

  • Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, 27613
  • Salary: 51.89
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 14 days ago

  • Job Ref: 188302
Terrific Contract Opportunity!

Position:  IT Vendor Management Specialist
Location: Raleigh, NC 27613
Term: 12 Month Contract

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for ensuring that the impact of new or upgraded IT systems contracts are  effectively managed to support the delivery of desired business and technology outcomes
  • Will work with the business change and process improvement teams, DHB Finance and ITD Applications Management to support the governance model to achieve required outcomes
  • Supporting contract stakeholders by providing guidance and expertise on the Vendor performance program and framework
  • Responsibility for supporting internal business units with sourcing and vendor selection, contract drafting and pricing negotiations, vendor relationship management, risk mitigation, vendor on boarding and on-going vendor monitoring responsibilities
  • Will lead multiple projects within different internal departments
  • Will be working with a variety of Information Technology Vendors
  • Role is focused on managing and monitoring integration efforts and compliance
  • Participation in drafting procurement documentation (RFI and IFB, RFP, and RFQ) is key aspect
  • Interface with business stakeholders will occur daily

Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 7 years knowledge of Enterprise IT Systems, system integration principles, and associated change management best practices
  • 7 years demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities and projects, function in a fast-paced moving constantly changing, deadline driven environment
  • 7 years extensive knowledge of Business Analysis BA principles and best practices
  • 10 years skills in persuasion, negotiation, relationship management, conflict resolution, and effective oral and written communication at all levels
  • 7 years ability to read, analyze and interpret financial report and/or legal documents
  • 7 years strong organizational, problem solving, and planning skills with the ability to set priorities
  • 7 years superior quantitative and analytical skills
  • 5 years previous experience in a TPRM, Procurement and/or Vendor Management environment a plus
  • 7 years previous experience with process optimization 

Desired Skills:
  • 7 years ability to provide project management support and manage the day-to-day vendor and contract activities to ensure desired outcomes
  • 7 years extensive Knowledge of Project Management principles and best practices
  • 10 years proficient use of Microsoft Project, Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, Access, and Adobe software
  • 5 years knowledge of IT Third Party Risk Management (TPRM) principles and best practices
  • 5 years knowledge of IT Service Management(ITSM) principles and best practices

If this sounds like the perfect fit,Apply Today!