IBM Procurement Specialist: Contract Management in BANGALORE, India

Job Description

About IBM

IBM is a global technology and innovation company present in India since 1992. It is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with approximately 380,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries as diverse as healthcare, retail, banking, travel, manufacturing, and many more, by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyze. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation.

Our Culture:

IBM is committed to crafting a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to your race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. We are committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status

About the Business Unit

The IBM Integrated Supply Chain (ISC) organization spans several functional areas such as procurement, manufacturing, demand-supply planning, manufacturing engineering, logistics, customer fulfillment, accounts receivable collection and sales transaction support.

Who you are:

As a Procurement professional for contract management you will do Cross-Category tactical sourcing for High value and low risk spend on Client preferred or with IBM sourced vendors. You will deliver catalogue and contract maintenance processes accurately on time according to the client service level agreements and expectations.

What you’ll do:

  • Craft and Structure contract in ECM (itemised products or schedule of rates) for optimal operational use

  • Enable contract for Purchasing in P2P system. Revert to vendor manager with shell contract number for use in PSDD creation

  • Receive PSDD completion workflow, contract artefacts & relevant contract information from Procurement & Supply Chain

  • Capture contract metadata to enable in client's contract management systems (examples include expiry date, contract owner, target values etc)

  • Build and maintain necessary line items in ECM

  • Correspondingly upload signed contract, PSDD, partner board deck and amendment values into ECM

  • Get P&SC Approval (Gating) for contract structure set up in ECM

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and management training courses ought to become the guide you want to be.

  • You’ll learn directly from guide developers.

  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to resolve out what really excites you.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • College Degree or equivalent work experience required—preferably in Business, Finance, Legal, Engineering, Supply Chain Management or related field

  • You should have working knowledge on SAP/Ariba and Emptoris Contract Management and transactions .

  • Minimum 2-4 years’ experience in Supply Chain (or) Operations management & reviewing contracts

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Excellent client-management skills ensuring that projects can be handled at a time while meeting all deadlines.

  • We prefer candidates who are committed working effectively across different teams, processes and technologies to attain desired business, operational and compliance results

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.