At SoftwareONE , our people are our greatest asset : that s why we support and care for our colleagues as well as invest in our people and their professional development.
We are passionate , performance - driven and empowered to deliver results for our customers as their needs change and grow , so do we.
That s why we continuously develop , expand and refine our offering. We believe in the growing importance of advisory services and business consulting to help our clients.
Our people need to be curious , ready to go the extra mile , smart and engaged in shaping the future , because we never stand still when searching for the best solutions and most innovative services.
We remain focused on our common goal to make all the difference.50 , 000 customers88 countries with a presence2 , 500 Software Lifecycle Managed Customers5 , 500 technology experts10 , 000 software vendors7 , 600 , 000 cloud enablement sResponsibilitiesWhat s the role likeRole / Title - Procurement Specialist - Source to PayA mature supply chain professional with 1 - 5 years of experience in supplier chain management / Procurement / Accounts Payable.
Exposure in the Software industry would be an additional asset.Source to Pay is primarily a transactional business , associated with stiff SLA s.
Candidate should be comfortable with this robust set - up of adhering to stringent deadlines.What personality traits we look for in our employeesShould be a team playerFlexible with a 24 X 7 environmentShould possess a positive outlookMaturity of thought processProactive approachSelf - DisciplinedHumbleness - appreciate and treat people as equalQualificationsWhat are a few must have competenciesUnderstand business metrics such as SLA , KPI , CPI , C - SATCan communicate fluently , swiftly and assertivelyGood with negotiation skillsCan work in a high volumes / tight deadlines setupPerform sourcing , liaising with new and existing suppliers to improve business.
Maintain positive working relationships with strategic suppliers to assure cost , quality , and delivery targets are met.
Analyze market and delivery trends so as to develop procurement technologies and processes that support those trendsProvide outstanding customer service to ensure customer satisfaction.
Review supplies , works and services to ensure compliance with company procedures and best procurement practiceInteract with key stakeholders in identifying business needs , building relationships and selling the features and benefits of early procurement involvement.
Develop detailed sourcing and category plans to maximize effectiveness and efficiency.Manage preparation , implementation and execution of procurement processes.
Implement procurement processes to ensure efficiency , cost savings and best practices,