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As a Package Consultant at IBM, get ready to tackle numerous mission-critical company directives. Our team takes on the challenge of designing, developing and re-engineering highly complex application components and integrating software packages using various tools. You will use a mix of consultative skills, business knowledge, and technical expertise to effectively integrate packaged technology into our clients' business environment and achieve business results.
Your Role and Responsibilities
You will have 10 plus year experience with respect to procurement in either industry or consulting. In addition experience in procurement transformation, advisory and systems such as SAP Ariba is mandatory.
You will be focused on the rapid transformation of client organizations into world-class managers of spend, through innovative, high-quality, global, Spend Management Solutions that create sustainable bottom-line results.
As leader of the Procurement Transformation Team, you will serve as a procurement solutions advisory expert. You will be responsible for delivering leading solutions that drive ongoing value to our customers within the realm and scope of the Statement of Work (SOW).
Furthermore you will be required to grow and manage pipeline from identification to close supported by the ANZ Procurement Practice Leader.
Qualifications and experience
- A minimum of ten (5) years’ experience in consulting, systems implementation, process re-engineering or a related discipline is required.
- Demonstrated ability to successfully lead multi-functional teams
- Detailed knowledge of spend management strategies, procurement or sourcing is required.
- Strong analytical and organizational talent.
- Significant industry and geographical Network.
- Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills.
- Ability to travel based on project and business needs.
- Experience with Ariba solutions a plus.
- Bachelor’s degree is required.
- Work experience using project management methods PMI or Prince2 is advantageous.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Same as above
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Same as above
About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?
Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.
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Being You @ IBM
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