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35 days agoIBM

Procurement Strategic Sourcing Buyer

  • Markham, CANADA
  • IT development

Job description

The Strategic Sourcing Buyer will be procuring products and services in support of various Line of Business. The buyer will be responsible to interface with our stakeholders and suppliers to negotiate and contract service agreements to ensure maintenance services are provided to our end clients He/she will work with a variety of Stakeholder groups including HR, Marketing, Security, Software Labs, Global Real Estate and the rest of Procurement. The Buyer will be a part of the procurement team which is made up of highly skills individuals that drive maximum savings and value for IBM Canada. The scope of our buying categories are large in comparison with the market and we interact with the entire end to end sourcing process.
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Required Education

Bachelor's Degree
Role ( Job Role )

Procurement Sourcing Professional
State / Province

Primary job category

Supply Chain

(0026) IBM Canada Limited - IBM Canada Limitee
Contract type

Employment Type

Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?

Travel Required

Up to 10% or 1 day a week
IBM Business Group

Preferred Education

Bachelor's Degree
City / Township / Village

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise

Strong negotiation skills
Contracting skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Excell and Word skills
Strong analytic skills
Outgoing, curious, detail oriented, aggressive
Location is Markham Ontario


Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

Any experience with SAP Ariba is an asset
Bilingual (French/English) would be an asset
ideally 1-3 years of relevant experience
Secondary Job Category

Eligibility Requirements

Must be eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship
Position Type

Early Professional Track

Not Applicable - Professional Hire
Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

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