Capital.com

Lead IT Procurement Specialist

Limassol, Limassol, Cyprus
June 3, 2024
Application ends: July 18, 2024
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Deadline date:
July 18, 2024

Job Description

Company Overview

We are a leading trading platform ambitiously expanding across the globe. Our top-rated products, recognized with prestigious industry awards, stand out for their cutting-edge technology and seamless client experience. Committed to excellence, we constantly seek top talent to join our ever-growing team.

Job Opportunity: Lead IT Procurement Specialist

We are currently seeking a seasoned Lead IT Procurement Specialist to join our Tech & Engineering team during this pivotal period of growth and innovation. This role is crucial in managing all aspects of software and hardware purchasing for our IT infrastructure, supporting both our dynamic trading platforms and our global office network.

As a key player in the procurement process, you will be responsible for negotiating contracts, maintaining robust vendor relationships, and ensuring the cost-effective and timely acquisition of technology resources.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and mentor a small team of Procurement Specialists.
  • Support and maintain quarterly budgeting and monthly reporting processes.
  • Lead the procurement process for IT hardware and software, ensuring purchases align with company requirements and budget constraints.
  • Negotiate prices and terms with suppliers and vendors to secure advantageous deals.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with key vendors and suppliers, fostering long-term partnerships.
  • Manage contract renewals, conduct thorough vendor due diligence, and ensure contracts meet company standards and regulatory requirements.
  • Collaborate closely with internal teams, including business stakeholders, legal, finance, and external partners, to streamline procurement processes.
  • Implement and manage vendor performance metrics to ensure service quality and contract compliance.
  • Stay abreast of market trends and technology advancements to drive innovation and cost efficiency in procurement activities.
  • Support the company’s strategic objectives by ensuring technology purchases are scalable, sustainable, and aligned with business goals.

Experience:

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in IT procurement or a closely related field.
  • Strong negotiating skills and a proven track record of securing cost-effective deals.
  • Extensive knowledge of the IT hardware and software market, including vendors and products.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively across diverse teams and cultures.
  • Solid understanding of contracts, as well as legal and regulatory requirements related to IT procurement.
  • Experience in performing vendor due diligence and managing vendor relationships.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize effectively, and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field is preferred.

What You Will Get in Return:

  • Competitive salary.
  • International team collaboration.
  • State-of-the-art equipment.
  • Generous annual leave policy.
  • Employee referral program.
  • Comprehensive private medical insurance.
  • Annual global performance review cycle.

Be a key player at the forefront of the digital assets movement and propel your career to new heights! Join a dynamic and rapidly expanding company that values and rewards talent, initiative, and creativity. Work alongside one of the most brilliant teams in the industry.