Req Ref No: DKILIC980
Location: Lisle , IL
Duration: 6.0 months
Client seeking an IT Category Manager:
Looking for experienced IT procurement partner to work with CIO, and functional PIO's to develop go to market strategies and agreements
Experience in working with stakeholders to understand requirements to send out RFP's, leading a complete analysis of options, and completing contracts or purchase orders.
Can develop strategies and understand impacts of software, hardware, and consulting services
Keeps current on best practices for insourcing vs. outsourcing
Understands technology and how to procure
Developing and implementing strategies collaboratively with the IT group for cost reductions.
Daily interaction with CIO and directors of IT along with other functional groups like Legal, Finance, and Insurance.
Managing IT spend of around $100M
Partners with strategic Alliance programs to lever global scale of Traton alliance partner
Bachelor's degree and at least 5 years of supply chain, engineering or manufacturing experience
Master's degree and at least 3 years of supply chain, engineering or manufacturing experience
At least 7 years of supply chain, engineering or manufacturing experience
VIVA is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants have an equal opportunity for placement, and all employees have an equal opportunity to develop on the job. This means that VIVA will not discriminate against any employee or qualified applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.