We’re looking for a candidate to this position in an exciting company.
Support, define and implement category IT strategies across the Bank, working in close collaboration with IT stakeholders and business functions to deliver a structured sourcing process to optimize the value from the supply market.
At the outset, proactively engage and integrate input from respective stakeholders to drive and optimize value generation.
Foster effective collaboration and ensure strong communication lines with key stakeholders and colleagues in and across the countries to work towards shared business goals.
Develop and strengthen long-term partnerships with key stakeholders. Develop key stakeholder matrix in each category to maintain regular engagement.
Track and report savings achievements for areas in scope.
Ensure compliance to UOB policies, standards/guidelines.
Identify opportunities for improvement from an end-to-end perspective across Strategic Sourcing & Procurement function.
Establish appropriate supplier relationship management for assigned suppliers.
Minimum 7 years of relevant working experience in driving IT sourcing engagements and negotiating supplier contracts.
Excellent communication (written, verbal) and interpersonal skills to positively influence people to make the appropriate decisions and resolve conflicts effectively.
Performance-driven balanced with proven success of working effectively in a cross-functional team in an international environment.
Process-oriented and possesses a strategic mindset with the ability to have a holistic view.
Ability to deliver and articulate a presentation confidently and effectively to a wider project committee and management.
Competent in formulating supplier negotiation strategies to address commercial and contractual (includes boilerplates and KPIs/SLAs) aspects.
Relevant experience in the financial services industry is advantageous.
Knowledge and familiarity of working with e-Sourcing tools and systems