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Category Manager : 19-04354
Ref No.: 19-04354
Category: Marketing
Location: Las Vegas, Nevada
Primary Skills:  IT Category Managerment, Procurement, IT Sourcing, RFP’s/RFQ’s, BPO, Negotiation Skills
Duration: 06-12 Months
Contract Type: W2 Only

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or equivalent work experience. MBA preferred.
  • 10 – 15 years of functional sourcing or procurement experience with 4 or more years focused on IT sourcing at a large multi-national company.
  • Developing RFPs/RFQs/e-auctions, vendor research, methodologies for assessing vendors, negotiations, development of reporting requirements, and testing phases. BPO experience; make/buy analysis skills.
  • Experience in drafting and negotiating contract terms for local market, national and international agreements.
  • Possess a detailed understanding of standard legal provisions, , pricing strategies, minimum order requirements, and service level agreements.
  • Ability to manage large complex projects including managing to a project timeline, acquiring and allocating resources, ensuring quality deliverables, effective communication and project risk management.
  • Excellent organization, prioritization, project management, and problem solving skills
  • Strong negotiation skills.
     To follow up with any questions, please contact Hanzala at 408-512-2457.

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