IT Sourcing/ Procurement Specialist

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World Resources Institute

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Alpharetta, GA, United States

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12 days ago

IT Sourcing/ Procurement Specialist

Alpharetta, GA

Long Term Contract

Client : GE

Main areas of responsibility:

Indirect Sourcing in IT Category familiar with SaaS, SW, On Prem Software

IT Professional Service negotiation

Comfortable negotiating with minimal direction

Mergers & Acquisition experience

Paralegal experience

Perform IT Procurement activities such as:

Validating appropriate pricing per agreements is established

Negotiate costs ensuring all business requirements and approvals are established

Store all documents associated with renewal, including pertinent emails

Process purchase orders and deliver follow up requirements


Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college

Minimum of 5 years' experience in Sourcing preferably with IT/Telecom sourcing experience or IT related contract management/analysis

ERP experience and knowledge (understand PO process, invoice/pay processes and routines)

Ability to understand financial reports and contractual language

Strong skills in tools and proficiency in MS Excel, data analysis

Strong oral and written communications skills

Strong interpersonal and leadership skills to effectively influence & lead change

Controllership and compliance mindset (transactional and process integrity)

Excellent time management and prioritization skills

Desired Characteristics

Sourcing experience preferably in Enterprise ERP Software (i.e. Oracle, SAP, etc.)

Demonstrated project management experience (develop, plan and manage execution to designed deliverables)

Experience managing global, shared service delivery in an outsourced supplier model (customer service, transactional processes, initiatives, reporting and metrics)

Flexible schedule to accommodate global time zones

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $40.00 - $45.00 per hour


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Alpharetta, GA 30004: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


  • Contract management: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location: One location