Strategic Sourcing and Procurement Specialist (IT Hardware & Software) - Vice President

  • Up to 120K + Attractive Bonus
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Kaskal Executive
  • 17 Aug 18 2018-08-17

An exciting role with a regional bank that is growing exponentially.

  • Support, define and implement category IT strategies across the Bank, working in close collaboration with IT stakeholders and business functions to deliver a structuredsourcing process to optimize the value from the supply market.
  • At the outset, proactively engage and integrate input from respective stakeholdersto drive and optimize value generation.
  • Foster effective collaboration and ensure strong communication lines with key stakeholders and colleagues in and across the countries to work towards shared business goals.
  • Develop and strengthen long-term partnerships with key stakeholders.  Develop key stakeholder matrix in each category to maintain regular engagement.
  • Track and report savings achievements for areas in scope.
  • Ensure compliance to Company policies, standards/guidelines.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement from an end-to-end perspective across Strategic Sourcing & Procurement function.
  • Establish appropriate supplier relationship management for assigned suppliers.


  • Degree from any recognised University or recognised establishment (Business, Finance, Engineering or accounting will be beneficial)
  • Professional certifications in the field of Sourcing/Procurement/Supply Chain(e.g. CIPS, CPPM, CPM) are advantageous

Experience and Skills

  • Minimum 7 years of relevant working experience in driving IT sourcing engagements and negotiating supplier contracts. 
  • Excellent communication (written, verbal) and interpersonal skills to positively influence people to make the appropriate decisions and resolve conflicts effectively.
  • Performance-driven balanced with proven success of working effectively in a cross-functional team in an international environment.
  • Process-oriented and possesses a strategic mindset with the ability to have a holistic view.
  • Ability to deliver and articulate a presentation confidently and effectively to a wider project committee and management.
  • Competent in formulating supplier negotiation strategies to address commercial and contractual (includes boilerplates and KPIs/SLAs) aspects.
  • Relevant experience in the financial services industry is advantageous.
  • Knowledge and familiarity of working with e-Sourcing tools and systems

Candidates with Hardware & Software Sourcing experience outside of Financial Services welcome to apply.

Interested candidates can send a word copy of their CV to

Regret only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Joyce Lim

Reg No. R1109191

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