Junior IT Sourcing and Operational Procurement
At the core of the Group’s strength lies digitalization and its promise of growth opportunities through a ‘digital by default’ strategy. Allianz Technology SE is the principal driver behind transforming Allianz into a digital group .
Allianz Technology in Romania is a professional expertise center offering a wide range of services: human resources, financial, actuary and IT support to the Allianz Group.
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The Allianz Technology Bucharest team is looking to ramp up a new team to support Allianz Technology of America – Sourcing and vendor management. In order to strengthen our strategic teams for Workplace, Networks and Infrastructure Solutions & Services, we are looking for an IT Sourcing and Procurement (m/f). The candidate is responsible for the management and all purchasing aspects of managed services contracts inside Allianz Technology of America.
- Procure2Pay End to End process for the Allianz Technology of America projects;
- Sourcing Approval and Purchase order creation for Software Renewals (SharePoint and SAP);
- Support RFP´s for projects above 250k EUR ( from preparation to contracting);
- Contracting/ negotiation for non-RFP requests (below 250k and above 250k with bid waiver, extensions);
- Support for vendor consolidation RFP/ execution, negotiation, roll out, implementation;
- Reporting (spend reports, global contract coverage ratio, savings report, etc.);
- Identify and drive standardization, pooling of demand and process optimization potentials across OEs to best leverage Allianz purchasing power;
- Manage and control complex sourcing projects (. TCO/ROI calculations, base lining, escalations, prepare management decisions, implementation, communication/information, alignment with purchasing procedures and policies, stakeholder management);
- Request quotes, contracts (general terms and conditions, license agreements where applicable) from vendors/suppliers, make comparisons and drive decision process;
- Ensure vendors are created in all necessary tools ( Ariba, SAP, SharePoint);
- Ensure all governance aspects are followed (approvals, signatures, adherence to standards and policies).
- Consult and support business units/ OEs based in the US in strategic sourcing projects;
- Represent interests of Allianz in negotiations and negotiate terms, conclusion of contracts;
- Close collaboration with Global Sourcing and Procurement and other relevant procurement entities;
- Close collaboration with all relevant stakeholders (requester, management, legal, finance, controlling, etc.).
- Academic degree in Business/ IT or equivalent work experience in purchasing area;
- Job-related international experience;
- Well versed in presentation techniques and an experienced communicator;
- English: fluent in spoken and written;
- Contracting experience and ability to understand and analyze legal documents;
- 1-3 years previous experience in Procurement/ Contracting;
- Knowledge of SAP and MS Office (Word, Excel, Power point);
- Negotiation skills and in-depth understanding of commercial aspects;
- Willingness to work across multiple time zones.
- Customer focused attitude with strong communication skills, both written and verbal;
- Excellent analytical skills;
- Accurate and reliable way of working;
- Quick perception;
- Good communication skills;
- Team working skills in intercultural environment;
- Project management skills;
- Strategic thinking;
- Assertive character;
- Ability to work under pressure.
Health and Well-being:
- WorldClass Gym Discounts.
- Weekly Fruit Day;
- Kinetotherapy Room and Corporate Massage;
Personal and professional development:
- All you can read with Bookster!
- German Language Courses for any level;
- Complete training curricula available (tailored courses);
- Go on Vacation and get a Holiday Bonus!
- Get a free day on your Birthday or come at work and receive Gift Vouchers/Tickets!
- Work from Home Option available;
Attractive compensation package:
- Fixed salary compensation along with rewards & incentives performance-related bonus scheme;
- Meal and Gift Tickets.