We are currently seeking an IT Procurement Manager (m f d) for our Information Technology department based at our headquarters in Goettingen or Berlin. (Sartorius Corporate Administration GmbH). This position may be hired on a full-time or part-time basis. In your new role, you will work within Sartorius IT Vendor Management and be actively involved in global IT procurement and purchasing activities: IT solutions, hardware, software and IT services for Sartorius worldwide.
What you will accomplish together with us
You will work with the IT controlling, IT licensing and IT contract management teams and coordinate joint activities.
You will be responsible for the procurement of IT projects and new IT requirements.
This also includes the procurement of IT solutions, i.e. the mix of services, hardware and software
This also includes the optimisation of certain IT expenditure categories, e.g. IT and network hardware
You will actively participate in project preparation (needs assessment) and work with IT project managers and IT business partners
After pre-scoping, you will carry out the necessary RfX activities, negotiate and optimise conditions and conclude contracts
You will work in close contact with the Sartorius Global IT teams, e.g. IT Innovation, SAP, Infrastructure and Operations
In addition, you will act as an interface between IT, suppliers and vendors and actively advise and support internal departments on IT procurement requirements
What will convince us
You have a degree in the technical or commercial field, complemented by several years of proven professional experience in the procurement of complex IT projects
Strong knowledge of the most important IT suppliers on the global market and ideally first cooperation with them
Confident and experienced handling of dynamic projects Experienced handling of Microsoft Office products
As an experienced and resourceful negotiator, you are able to skilfully use various procurement techniques, styles and tools to improve price, quality, SLA and other components
You enjoy familiarising yourself with the latest technological trends and learn them quickly
You have strong interpersonal and communication skills and are able to positively influence other project participants
Very good English and German skills round off your profile
Identification with our core values: Sustainability, Openness, Enjoyment
What we offer
Our ambition is to simplify progress in life science research and the biopharmaceutical industry to help translate scientific findings into new therapeutics faster and more efficiently. So that more people can obtain access to better medicine. Nearly 15,000 employees at more than 60 production and sales locations worldwide are committed to this vision. And together, we have grown strongly over the past years. Do you also want to contribute to our vision? Grow with us and benefit from working with a Global Player that has kept its familiar atmosphere:
Opportunity for international career development: a global network offering seminars and training sessions, expert and manager career paths
Open and highly collaborative culture: mutual support within teams and working as equals, team spirit and international collaboration
Work-life balance: Working from home at many sites
Intelligent working environment: working in smart buildings with the latest technology and equipment
We look for employees who would like to grow with us and move the innovative life sciences sector forward. In the process, we focus on agile project work, mutual support within teams and working as equals. Sartorius thrives as a company with people who give their very best every day and who are eager to develop personally and professionally.
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