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IT and Professional Services Buyer

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SHG-A005412
Sector Location Job type Salary
Competitive
Date added
10 November, 2021

Job Description

The IT and Professional Services Buyer will be responsible for the Indirect categories, focusing on IT hardware and software, travel and car fleet, and HR services for our client, a large multi-national FMCG company based in Zurich.

The IT and Professional Services Buyer will work with a variety of stakeholders to assist with Indirect Procurement processes. You will be accountable for facilitating sourcing processes in line with company targets across sites.

In this strategic role, you will adopt a continuous improvement mindset, while delivering best-in-class Procurement solutions for the business. Reporting to the Category Manager for Professional Services, you will help define the category strategy and analyse historical spend data in line with category policy.

 

IT and Professional Services Buyer, Zurich, Switzerland

 

The IT and Professional Services Buyer will be a team player that can identify opportunities for collaboration, but also be independent and proactive with their approach.

 

Key responsibilities for the IT and Professional Services Buyer will include:

  • Developing long-term sourcing strategy for the category
  • Manage and implement contracts
  • Assisting with responsible sourcing projects implementation
  • Managing cost analysis with both new and existing suppliers

 

For the IT and Professional Services Buyer, we are looking to speak with high calibre candidates with the following skillset:

  • Educated to degree or equivalent level
  • Circa 4 years’ experience in a Procurement environment working on professional services and IT projects
  • Knowledge of SAP would be advantageous
  • Strong negotiation skills are essential
  • Working proficient in English and any other language would be an advantage

 

If you are interested in applying for this IT and Professional Services Buyer role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to sasha.gill@emearecruitment.eu  for a confidential conversation please call Sasha in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.