Strategic Procurement Professional

  • Competitive
  • Zurich, Switzerland Zurich Zurich CH
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 23 Jul 18 2018-07-23

Strategic Procurement Professional

On behalf of our client, Swisslinx is seeking an experienced and motivated Strategic Procurement Professional to join a major Swiss financial institution in Zurich.

Your mission

- Take the leadership for strategic supplier management responsibilities
- Develop purchasing strategies for IT-, payment- and software infrastructure services
- Communicate with internal and external stakeholders and manage the relationships well
- Negotiate contracts and agreements
- Act as an interface between the operational and legal departments

Your background

- Experience within a vendor-, or contract management, or procurement role within a bank, or financial institution
- Experience in reviewing and understanding legal documents and contracts
- Ability to manage suppliers and negotiate agreements
- Knowledge of IT- and payment products is a great advantage, but an industry background can also be considered
- Excellent written and spoken communication skills in German and English

We are only able to consider candidates based locally in Switzerland for this position. If you fulfil all of the above, we look forward to your application!
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