Pay Rate: $32
Location: Toronto ON
Job Type: Contract

Our client, a top-5 financial institution in Canada, is looking for a Manager, Vendor Management. The position will be located out of downtown Toronto and will start out as a 9 month contract with a high possibility of extension. In this role you will be responsible for the development and execution of sourcing strategies to achieve business and financial objectives. 

As a Manager, Vendor Management your duties will include, but not be limited to:

  • Lead the development and execution of sourcing strategies 
  • Identify and support implementation of new strategic and transactional opportunities
  • Maintain knowledge of leading Procurement practices and promote adoption of Procurement standards
  • Conducting review of client computer requirements
  • Managing requests from procurement to delivery and ensuring tasks are completed accurately and efficiently
  • Negotiate complex issues and requirements 
  • Develop and deliver sourcing strategies and advisory services to achieve savings goals 

Skills required for a Strategic Sourcing Manager include:

  • Experience in related strategic sourcing, supply chain and or Procurement work experience 
  • Previous work experience drafting, interpreting, and negotiating contractual agreements (MSA SOW, NDA, etc.)
  • Undergraduate or related college diploma in a related discipline
  • Strong project management, relationship management, negotiation, critical analysis and risk management skills 
  • Financial Services, Financial or Cost Management experience with experience in savings methodologies would be an asset
  • Working knowledge of sourcing and Procurement systems and applications 

Please send all resumes in M/S word format to matthewlam@ifgpr.com