Senior Staff, Technology, Deloitte Global CoRe-Procurement
Job Type: Permanent
Reference code: 123756
Primary Location: Toronto, ON
All Available Locations: Toronto, ON
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Do you thrive on developing creative and innovative insights to solve complex challenges? Want to work on next-generation, cuttingedge products and services that deliver outstanding value and that are global in vision and scope? Work with premier thought leaders in your field? Work for a world-class organization that provides an exceptional career experience with an inclusive and collaborative culture?
What will your typical day look like?
Global CoRe Procurement is seeking a new addition to our Technology Procurement team. CoRe Technology Procurement are responsible for the full spectrum of technology solutions including hardware, software, services and knowledge management/data and external content tools. We are looking for someone who is able to work effectively with category managers to interpret their plans and execute sourcing activities that support category strategies.
You’ll be responsible for advising internal clients in the Global organization on the progress of sourcing activities, delivering local, regional and global sourcing projects in accordance with Deloitte’s Global sourcing methodology, conducting comparative analyses to empower decision making and leading, or supporting, commercial terms negotiations as required within each project.
In addition, you will provide a point of contact for stakeholder in our Irish geography, becoming an important conduit between local Irish requirements and global opportunities.
You must possess strong commercial and communication skills, and excellent relationship engagement and management capabilities in order to manage client expectations and challenging supplier interactions. You will also be responsible for ensuring that related sourcing activities are performed efficiently, effectively, and results are in line with business plans and operating budgets.
About the team
At Deloitte, we expect results. Incredible—tangible—results. And Deloitte Global professionals play a unique role in delivering those results. We reach across disciplines and borders to serve our global organization. We are the engine of Deloitte. We develop and lead global strategies and provide programs and services that unite our network. In Deloitte Global, everyone has an opportunity to lead. We see the importance of your perspective and your ability to create value. We want you to fit in—with an inclusive culture, focus on work-life fit and well-being, and a supportive, connected environment; but we also want you to stand out—with opportunities to have a strategic impact, innovate, and take the risks necessary to make your mark. Deloitte Global supports our talented professionals in answering the question: What impact will you make?
The CoRe team makes an impact by providing fundamental services to Deloitte around the world including knowledge services, creative services, contact center, procurement, data protection and real estate. We develop new and innovative ways to improve how services are delivered across the Deloitte organization, leveraging our global scope and strength to serve our organization across borders.
Enough about us, let’s talk about you
You are someone with:
- Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in business, contract law or related discipline
- Minimum three years of experience in technology procurement/strategic sourcing roles
- Demonstrated achievements in negotiations and managing complex sourcing transactions
- Strong administrative, project management and analytical skills
- Strategic and business focused in order to maximize opportunities for our internal clients and business units
- Experience building and leveraging strong business relationships with internal clients as well as external networking
- Excellent interpersonal and client service skills
- Proven organizational and strong communications skills
- Demonstrated accomplishments in negotiations and managing complex sourcing transactions
- Ability to prioritize, multi-task and deliver results in a deadline driven working environment
- Self-starter, independent, proactive and strategic in identifying opportunities with our internal clients and business units with respect to procurement
- Hands on experience with sourcing technologies (particularly Ariba), contract management systems is an asset
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