Senior Sourcing and Procurement Specialist (Contract Position)


Job Title: Senior Sourcing and Procurement Specialist (Contracts)

Duration: 3 Months
Location: Hoboken, NJ 07030

Job Description:

The Senior Sourcing Specialist works cross-functionally with our OpCos, financial, technology, and legal communities to execute projects of medium to high complexity related to the sourcing and procurement of data center, cloud/hosting, and disaster recovery services. This individual’s primary responsibility is to negotiate and manage contracts between us and suppliers. Focus areas include:

  •  Co-location services, public cloud services, and disaster recovery services.
  • The Senior Sourcing Specialist is also responsible for establishing and maintaining relationships with internal clients, providing expertise and counsel to stakeholders on recommended sourcing strategies and becoming a trusted advisor.
  • The Senior Sourcing Specialist has sub-category commodity ownership and responsibilities.
  • Required: • Bachelor's Degree
  •  5-10 years of experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of data center services/cloud hosting/disaster recovery service sourcing and contract negotiation (co-location services, IaaS, PaaS, SaaS models, etc.)
  • Advanced knowledge and thorough understanding of the data center services and cloud hosting competition, consumer trends, industry trends, and technology innovation
  •  Knowledge of MS Excel, Access, and PowerPoint
  •  Manages other Sourcing and business analysts
  • Direct experience with vendors such as AWS, Rackspace, Microsoft, Sungard, Digital Realty, Equinix, etc. contract negotiation and administration preferred

The selected candidate will be working for a client in Hoboken,  New Jersey but is contracted through Rose International.
To apply, please send updated an updated resume to apfaltzgraff@roseint.com.