• Competitive
  • Gurgaon, Haryana, India
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Moody's
  • 2019-05-20

Sourcing Specialist

Location: Gurgaon, Haryana, India

- The Sourcing Analyst (SA) is responsible for strategic sourcing and contracting for software (including e.g., on premises Software / Cloud / SaaS) including Requests for Proposal/Quotation/Information (RFx), supplier contract and Statement of Work (SOW) drafting & negotiations, rate negotiations and demand management.
- The SA will initially work under close supervision but will be expected to independently manage renewals and simple SOW's while developing the skills to take on more complex deals.
- The SA will be expected to communicate and ensure compliance to existing Sourcing & Procurement procedures among his/her internal customer base while providing responsiveness and clear communication ensuring customer satisfaction.

Required • BA/BS degree required; CPSM or Paralegal certification a plus
• 3-5 years' experience in a strategic sourcing / procurement / contract administration role, preferably within the financial services industry, ideally focused on negotiation of statements of work (SOWs) and/or professional services contracts Strong contract drafting and negotiation skills
• Rigorous attention to detail, proofreading & grammatical skills, and a working understanding of legal language pertinent to contracts.
• Strong communication skills (both written and oral) and a commitment to (internal) customer service
• Preferred: Familiarity and experience working with IT professional services suppliers serving the financial services industry
• Demonstrated proficiency in personal computer applications including MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and MS Word

Preferred CPSM or Paralegal certification a plus

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