28 days old
2017-10-242017-11-21

Vendor Management Analyst

Cleveland, OH 44143
  • Job Code
    583884

Our client has an immediate need for a Vendor Management Analyst.


Required Skills:


- Strong attention to detail


- Ability to interact with customers


- Strong communication (written and verbal) and collaboration skills, analytical skills and experience in relationship management


- Basic understanding of sourcing operations


- Experience conducting technology based RFPs (mostly software based)


- Demonstrated success in negotiating contracts and rates


- Basis understanding of software licensing


- Technical knowledge (various technologies);


- Good financial skills and understanding


- Vendor management skills


- Advanced analysis and problem-solving skills with the ability to analyze data from various sources to determine next steps and choose the best method to display the data


Education and/or Experience Required:


- Bachelor's Degree in a business or IT related discipline (e.g., MIS, Business Management) and a minimum of two years of experience in business, sourcing and/or developing and maintaining vendor relationships.


- In lieu of a degree, a minimum of four years related work experience in business, sourcing and/or developing and maintaining vendor relationships may be accepted.


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:


- Technical aptitude and the ability to analyze IT requirements to determine the appropriate vendor to deliver business needs


- Negotiation skills and ability to influence others through sharing information and gaining commitment


- Excellent listening, verbal and written communications skills with the ability to translate technical information into understandable terms to a variety of audiences


- Facilitation and meeting management skills with the ability to create a framework that encourages participation and productivity


- Presentation skills and ability to present information in various ways to meet audience needs


Preferred Skills:


- Knowledge of Business and Information Technology functions and road maps, best practices and regulatory standards


- Ability to align local goals and direction with IT vision, strategy and priorities


- Contract negotiations, monitoring and management skills

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  • Information Technology

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