IT Sourcing Consultant

Location: Philadelphia, PA
Are you an experienced Information Technology sourcing expert? Do you have the ability to understand technical jargon of IT and translate those needs into procurement speak? Do you like research and coming up with creative ways to view problems?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you may be a perfect fit to join Source One’s IT sourcing practice. Source One Management Services is a procurement services provider supporting Fortune 1000 companies with cost reduction, strategic sourcing, and procurement staff augmentation services.  This position is an onsite, full-time position and can be located in either of our Willow Grove, PA or Chicago, IL offices.
 
Key Performance Objectives: 
  • Engage IT and Telecom stakeholders in scoping sessions
  • Build specific SOWs (Statement of Work) based on the needs of stakeholders
  • Be able to review existing contracts, technologies, and supplier relationships to identify overlap in product or service offerings
  • Design and implement sourcing strategies for IT categories
  • Build RFPs and Conduct Sourcing Events
  • Develop cost model comparisons in Microsoft Excel
  • Manage contract negotiations for IT hardware, software, services and telecom spend
  • Track and report project status.  Identify and mitigate project risk.
  • Manage multiple, independent work streams
 
Essential Requirements: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, IT, Engineering or related field
  • 4+ years of applicable experience in sourcing IT or technologies
  • Strong presentation and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong analysis and research skills
  • Ability to create Excel spreadsheets and conduct analysis (from scratch)
  • Ability to act as a change agent and lead a team
 
What do we do?
Source One is a consulting firm that provides services to help companies save money in their supply chain through a process called Strategic Sourcing. In simplest terms, we help large organizations save money on the products and services they purchase to run their businesses. We are a 24-year old company, privately held, that is positioned as a leader in a growing industry.


Anything else?
Starting salary is D.O.E. and a solid growth path for advancement is provided. Excellent benefits include: health & life insurance, bonuses, and 401K with employer contribution. Source One provides a fast-paced, yet upbeat and fun energetic work environment.

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