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Sourcing Manager IT and BPO (Interim)

Sector Location Job type Salary
Date added
14 October, 2021

Job Description

We are currently searching for an immediately available Sourcing Manager IT and BPO (Interim) to join our client’s team in Zurich, Switzerland on an initial 6-month fixed term contract.


This is an interim position to support the strategic Procurement function of the business.


Sourcing Manager IT and BPO (Interim), Zurich, Switzerland



Operating within the business services sector, you will be responsible for Procurement activities within the Indirect space, with a particular focus on IT, BPO and Offshoring.


You will support the Procurement Head in their operational and strategic approach to the overall business objectives.


You will be comfortable operating in a fast-paced environment, with the ability to adapt to different challenges as and when they arise, while maintaining focus on customer requirements and the business’ wider objectives. By bringing previous Category Management expertise, you will be adept at dealing with different stakeholders in a complex matrix environment.


As Sourcing Manager IT and BPO (Interim), you will join a growing operation that offers a genuine opportunity to add value and gain experience in a strategic and executional sourcing capacity.


The ideal candidate will have a strong understanding of purchasing, and have previously conducted negotiations and supplier search activity within the business services or financial services sector.


The role will also hold the remit to contribute to the optimisation of projects and supplier relationships, and would suit someone with a dynamic and adaptable mindset, who can truly develop the Purchasing Analysis function.


We are looking for a high calibre Sourcing Manager IT and BPO (Interim) with the following skillsets:


  • Circa 3+ years’ working experience in a technical Procurement environment
  • Knowledgeable in the IT area and associated sourcing activities
  • Strong stakeholder management skills, with ability to engage and interact with the wider business units
  • Have a strong analytical mind, with the ability to conduct spend data analysis alongside traditional Category Management
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), plus a strong knowledge of SAP and associated tools
  • Fluent in English, German would be an advantage


If you are interested in applying for this Sourcing Manager IT and BPO (Interim) role please register your interest using the link below, alternatively please send your CV to or for a confidential conversation please call Neil in our Zug office on +41 41 508 7007.