The IT Procurement Analyst works with the other members of the Global IT Procurement team to resolve IT procurement requests for hardware, software or services, as per established procedures and corporate standards. The IT Procurement Analyst reports to the Manager of Global IT Procurement.
Key Areas of Responsibility
Processing IT procurement requests submitted to the Global Helpdesk;
Interfacing with vendors for quote requests and order submissions;
Lead Request for Quotations (RFQs) and Request for Proposal (RFPs) activities;
Analyze and identify opportunities for strategic sourcing and cost reduction;
Identifies and engages services of new suppliers in support of IT requirements.
Work closely with the Legal team in reviewing and preparing contracts;
Continuously maintaining and updating the Global IT asset inventory;
Actively participating in the coordination of IT Procurement support for key enterprise projects;
Routinely interfacing with the Global IT Management team for various IT service inquiries and requests.
Profile & Core Competencies
College degree in a related discipline (Bachelor’s degree would be a notable asset);
3- 5 years’ experience in a Procurement/Sourcing role and reviewing vendor contracts;
Experienced in IT Procurement and/or IT Asset Management;
Excellent presentation & communications skills
Bilingualism is essential (English/French); knowledge of Spanish or another third language is an asset;
Ability to communicate easily, effectively and in a timely fashion with internal customers, internal support teams and vendors;
Ability to work and perform well under pressure, flexibility in adapting to changing environment;
Knowledge of JDEdwards is considered an asset;
In consideration of the global nature of our operations, this position may require on an occasional basis to work outside the customary work schedule in order to support internal groups or interact with vendors that may be in different time zones, as applicable.
We thank you for your interest in a career at Gildan, however only those candidates retained for an interview will be contacted.