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Sr. Indirect IT Procurement Manager - REMOTE

  • Location: Hoffman Estates, 60169
  • Salary: 87.0
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 3 months ago

MATRIX has partnered with a premier client in finding a Sr. IT Indirect Procurement Manager that could work remote for a contract position.  This is a great opportunity to expand your career working with a well known company.

Are you a Sr. IT Indirect Procurement Manager?  Are you experienced working with larger companies and spends related to indirect procurement at a high level of skill and functionality?   Are you an independent person who can assist to run the business on a day to day basis with negotiations, escalations, suppliers, progress management?  Do you have exceptional communication skills?  Does challenging the norm excite you?  Are you extremely collaborative and enjoy working with your teammates?  Are you looking for your next long term contract opportunity? This position may be for you!!!

TITLE: Sr. IT Indirect Procurement Manager
Duration:  6 months+
  • Looking for Sr. IT Indirect Procurement Manager - IT or Professional Services
  • Specialization in IT or professional services and licensing with hardware / software
  • Comfortable overseeing and developing RFP's
  • Experience working within larger companies with larger spends 
  • Resourcing, Renegotiation
  • Indirect procurement - running goods and services
  • Looking for strong skill level and functionality
The Sourcing Manager will perform tasks and work required and coordinate with other team members, business unit leaders and Legal to derive and complete cost reduction projects related to software, services, licenses, hardware, professional services, telecom, marketing and other related indirect scope categories. The role requires an in-depth understanding of sourcing, procurement and contracts, IT and other category management along with an executive presence to handle communications, schedule and progress management, negotiations, escalations and supplier interface to complete the total task. This role will also assist with day to day “run the business” work flows as assigned.

Qualifications & Job Requirements

   ? Bachelor’s degree
   ? Able to work cross functionally
   ? Experience working with indirect sourcing, procurement and driving cost take out initiatives, specifically software, licensing, professional services, telecom management, marketing and other indirect (not within a manufacturing environment)
   ? Excellent communication and project management skills
   ? Demonstrated problem solving skills
   ? Strong influencing skills with issue mitigation mentality
   ? Ability to manage suppliers and escalate as needed
   ? Understanding of a service-based/SLAs
   ? Knowledge of procurement systems/processes/tools
   ? Skilled negotiator
   ? Sense of urgency
   ? Flexibility in a fast pace environment
   ? Good awareness of software asset management

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

About Us

At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

For direct hire placement with our clients, benefits would be offered in accordance with that particular client’s offerings. This may include PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K and other pre and post-tax options.