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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Role ( Job Role )
Procurement Sourcing Professional
State / Province
Primary job category
(0026) IBM Canada Limited - IBM Canada Limitee
Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?
Up to 10% or 1 day a week
IBM Business Group
City / Township / Village
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Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Strong negotiation 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
Must be eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship
Early Professional Track
Not Applicable - Professional Hire
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.
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