Job Title:  Sourcing Specialist – IV  

Required Industry Experience:  5+ years IT Sourcing

Compensation Package:    DOQ

Area: Downtown Minneapolis    

Status: Temporary – 1 year

Job #:  1642

Job Summary: Large Minneapolis company needs experienced person for Sourcing IT. Must be able to understand and document business requirements. Identify and vet potential vendors. Strategically source (RFI/RFP) and negotiate price and terms for services, materials, equipment, and/or supplies from vendors. Formalizes agreements. Monitors vendor compliance with contract terms and product or service specifications. Identifies and realizes opportunities for cost reduction. Participates in internal control processes.     

Responsibilities:

  • Sourcing IT equipment
  • Execute RFP/RFI’s
  • Negotiate price and terms of purchases
  • Monitor vendors
  • Continuous improvement

Requirements:

  • 5+ years’ experience sourcing IT equipment
  • Strong experience with SAP
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure, hardware, software, network and telecom equipment
  • Strong negotiation experience
  • Excellent computer and communication skills