Digitalization is pushing through and has created a major need to master also procurement role among hard core IT skills. There is IT and SaaS-systems everywhere within the organizations. This massive trend is not just happening among Fortune 500 companies, but as well in SME sector regardless of the industry or business area.
We are recruiting IT Procurement Consultants
to accelerate our service capabilities to respond to every-day increasing demand on the market. We would like to offer you a position as a trusted IT Procurement Professional in our consulting assignments across Finland - later on across the globe.
Your primary role is to help our customers to succeed by bringing your skills and knowledge to the benefit of our customers and our own in-house IT procurement team. You would be an important part of our procurement excellence team and you can join an exiting ride to become number one procurement consulting partner in Nordics.
You would have a chance to work within a broad scale of procurement assignments from IT procurement strategies to hands-on sourcing tasks including market research projects, supplier/vendor management models, various RFx-projects, and naturally also contract negotiations to complete the mission. There are few hot topics right now e.g. analytics, data warehouses, ERP-transformations, cloud-platforms and various SaaS-services from simple applications to multi-thousand user environments. You would operate together with our customer's business stakeholders, IT management and legal experts.
We expect you to have a proven track record of successful IT procurement responsibilities. Your experience can be few years as long as it is from the very last 5 years of IT transformation era. You can consider yourself a senior or junior - both are needed to formulate a winning team. Your attitude and communication skills are in a major role to exceed our customers’ expectations in all situations - even in tricky ones. IT background or personal interest towards applications or systems also helps you to speak the same language with your key stakeholders. Please notice that we expect that your are able to work independently e.g. managing contracting work without anyone holding your hand or giving you on-line legal advice. However, this is not a solo job - it's a team effort and you would be supported by your ValueSource colleagues.
Your motivation is to succeed and help others to succeed as well. We expect that you have already seen the pitfalls and success factors – those will help you to share your experiences and lead procurement projects with determination to achieve best possible results.
Our customer environment is international and we expect you to communicate and manage contracting work fluently in English and Finnish. Our customers are mostly located in Capital area, but we serve customers all around Finland. Some traveling is naturally expected and there is a possibility for remote work as well - working mode is smart - not bolted on certain office location. We also expect flexibility and enthusiastic attitude to dive into new challenges and new customer environments - this role requires an adventurous mindset.
You have either technical or commercial Master’s degree - as long as you have a degree (commercial or technical). We would like to offer permanent contract and full workload - or if you prefer otherwise e.g. prefer to work part-time - please let us know.
Please submit your application to us via the attached link - takes only about 10 minutes. If you wish to know more – please e-mail to Timo Nieminen, Partner and Head of Customer Experience email@example.com or give a call +358503252606. Thank you!