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Global Category Manager - IT Outsourcing (ADM)

Global Category Manager - IT Outsourcing (ADM)

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    €90000 - €110000 per annum + Package

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    Alec Farlow

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    about 1 year ago

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Are you an ambitious IT Procurement Professional with significant experience outsourcing application development functions and operating across multiple countries, and are looking to work for a world leading, boundary pushing organisation?

I am currently working with one of the world's leading technology companies, recruiting for an Global Category Manager for IT & Outsourcing.


Job Title: Global Category Manager - IT & Outsourcing

Reports to: Director Indirect Procurement

Location: Berlin, DE

Salary: c. €90k - €110k + Package

The Role:

  • Responsible for the development, implementation and execution of outsourcing/off or near shoring strategies for R&D and software engineering
  • Lead cross-functional teams to ensure effective, collaborative and strategic sourcing decisions
  • Bring a Performance-Based pricing mindset to outsourcing operations and translate this strategy in concrete actions to maximize value

What you need:

  • Practical experience in and good understanding of software development and product engineering outsourcing
  • Experience managing procurement of a large portfolio of programs across a large number of suppliers and business owners
  • Strong analytical mind, with affiliation for numbers, KPI and pricing strategies
  • Strategic thinking and macro- and micro-economy insights

If the opportunity is of interest or you would like more infomation, please apply, or get in touch on either +44 1483 213 315 / +44 7458 143 001, or at