Our client has an immediate need for an IT Services Manager. This is a 6 month + contract.
Under general supervision of the IT Director, responsible for managing a category of technology service(s) delivery as well as the business relationship with the respective suppliers. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Negotiates contracts, establishes sourcing relationships and manages technology services related agreements, including professional services, staff augmentation via external outsource solution, SAAS subscriptions (in support of enabling functions), etc. works towards resolving work issues relative to the relationship.
- Manages the trade affairs with key strategic suppliers to include negotiating agreements and settling disputes and/or issues.
- Participate in executing a sourcing strategy, including managing a RFx process from cradle to grave, for the category of responsibility
Manage transactional requirements as it pertains to the procurement function including, but not limited to items, requisitions, purchase orders and other transactions as required.