To secure sources of supply and to manage the complex sourcing of information technology (IT)-related goods and services on behalf of the company.
Define own work plan and deliverables, with guidance from the Category Lead.
Source IT-related goods and services in accordance with the Procurement Policy of the company and relevant legislation, including the Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment Act 53 of 2003 (B-BBEE Act).
Source IT-related goods and services, which includes, but is not limited to, market research, the preparation of request for tender/ proposal/ quotation/ information (RFXs), the evaluation of bids, commercial negotiations, recommendations for supplier awarding as well as the preparation and presentation of submissions to relevant committees.
Manage the entire value chain of requisitioning, including the contracting cycle.
Collate and analyse spend data for the execution of IT category management initiatives and the provision of management information.
A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce or Supply Chain Management, or an equivalent qualification; and
A minimum of 5–8 years of experience in the procurement or supply chain management environment, of which 2–3 years relate to strategic/complex sourcing.