PSCM Category Specialist – IT&C Telecoms in Surrey, BC

Orion Group

Branch Surrey BC CA

PSCM Category Specialist – IT&C Telecoms
Surrey, BC

in managing supplier relationships. Excellent interpersonal skills Ideally Oil & Gas industry experience but not essential. Global/Multi-national business…

PSCM Category Specialist – IT&C Telecoms
Our client is one of the world’s largest energy companies employing over 80,000 personnel and operating in over 100 countries worldwide with expertise covering a range of energy sources.

They are currently recruiting for the position of PSCM Category Specialist – IT&C Telecoms, based in Surrey.

Job Description

The PSCM Category Specialist – IT&C will take ownership of the telecoms category, supporting Iraq IT team. This role will include sourcing and contracting mainly for telecoms and related services, but may also include software, hardware and service agreements that are needed to support the teams in both Iraq and Sunbury and ensuring that end users and PSCM are fully aligned and working towards agreed plans. The PSCM Category Specialist will be expected to work closely with company Global IT&S and Indirect procurement to ensure alignment with company master contracts, in addition supporting other indirect categories managed within the business services portfolio.

The Iraq Region utilizes Ariba for all sourcing activity. Applicants should be aware of and experienced in applying best practice category management and sourcing processes.

  • Telecoms Sourcing specialist for IT&C¡¦s voice, data, VSAT & networking products/services
  • Accountability along with IT&C Category Lead in supporting business & ITC stakeholders for the purchases of Telecoms products and services
  • Assist Category Lead in developing and implementing telecoms subcategory strategy. Provide mentorship and knowledge transfer to the ROO based team
  • Ensure on time delivery of the assigned Telecoms sourcing projects. Work on other ITC category projects as and when required
  • Follow PSCM standards, systems and processes to ensure compliance, control and best practice and will adhere to the company Code of Conduct within the project
  • Work to ensure that the IT&C Category complies with, submits and adheres to the Organizations required governance processes (CRC, CMC, JMC) by developing strategies, bid lists, bid evaluations to ensure partner approval, investment and cost recovery

Skills & Experience

  • Degree qualified or equivalent
  • CIPS qualified or working towards.
  • Strong working knowledge of Contracts and negotiation practices.
  • Demonstrated experience in ITC category sourcing and extensively in Telecoms category.
  • End to end sourcing & tendering experience, including use of esourcing tools e.g. Ariba.
  • Development of sourcing plans for the Telecoms category
  • Experience in managing supplier relationships.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ideally Oil & Gas industry experience but not essential.
  • Global/Multi-national business experience.
  • Ability to produce quality management reports and governance documents
  • Strong business/financial acumen, proficient working with cross-functional teams, including demonstrated motivation, influence, and the ability to drive change whilst following strict governance framework
  • A self-starter with ability to work under pressure and tight timelines
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office products i.e. PowerPoint, Access & Excel.

This is a contract position.

The rate for this position is negotiable.

If you feel that you are well suited to the above opportunity and would like to find out more then please contact Orion Group for more information or apply by forwarding your current CV quoting reference 899597.

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Surrey, BC, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-13
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