Global Telecom/Networking Procurement Specialist - Krakow, Poland

Kraków (PL),
16 Sep 2016
26 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
This position is responsible for the global procurement sourcing and transactions primarily for the IT Telecom/Networking Category. Includes global sourcing and procurements for products and services including CH2M's voice and data networking infrastructure, PBX and Voice Mail systems, Local and Wide Area Networking, telecommunications cabling, paging and sound masking, networking and security appliances and a variety of other related hardware and systems related to telecom and networking.

•    Exists within our Global Enterprise Services shared service organization and reports to the Director, Global IT Procurement
•    Is responsible for global indirect sourcing procurement activity within any assigned spend categories
•    Uses interpersonal communications skills to effectively interface with managers and functional partners at all levels of the organization
•    Effectively plans and leads sourcing and negotiation strategy. Negotiates or manages the negotiation of contract terms and conditions, pricing, service levels, and performance standards to meet desired outcomes
•    Continually searches out new sourcing opportunities to maintain competitive advantage and achieve significant cost savings and cost avoidance through creativity and use of effective supply chain management techniques
•    Utilizes spend visibility analysis, sourcing, contract management, supplier performance management, and procurement activities within the Ariba Spend Management Suite and Oracle Purchasing system
•    Performs savings tracking, and reports realized savings on a continuous base; ensures realized savings tie back to departmental budgets.

The minimum qualifications for this position are:
  • Bachelor's degree in business, management, finance, purchasing/supply chain, paralegal, or other related field, or related experience
  • Proven experience with IT telecommunications and networking and related categories
  • 4 years of purchasing or contracting experience, including sourcing methodologies, negotiating and drafting terms and conditions of agreements, redlining, and pricing analysis of IT agreements
  • Ability to perform job functions with considerable independence and judgment
  • Working knowledge of enterprise procurement systems such as Oracle, Ariba, Maximo would be a plus
  • Fluency in oral and written English communications
  • Willingness to work flexible hours 2-3 days a week to facilitate global time zones would be a plus

At CH2M, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M. Ready? Let's get to work. Developing People through Challenging Projects CH2M is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Location CH2M, KrakowKrakow, PL
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