Sr. IT Purchasing Manager

Job Code (02613612)

Location:Grand Haven, MI

Salary:    $100,000.00 – $110,000.00

Full Benefits:  Yes

Interview Exp:Yes

Relo Exp:       Yes


Industries: Automotive


Job Description

Sr. IT Purchasing Manager Responsibilities:


  • Identify, develop and direct the implementation of Global IT procurement goals and strategy.
  • Drive consistent application of Global IT sourcing strategies and procurement principles.
  • Responsible for analyzing IT categories, procurement best practices and market trends.
  • Complete all advanced quotes using cost models, estimation, etc.
  • Evaluate supplier responses and execute quoting rounds using effective negotiation techniques.
  • Perform cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking.
  • Coordinate and facilitate activities to drive consistency and alignment with service providers.
  • Develop sourcing strategies using proper project management principles and company policies.
  • Proactively help to influence the I.T. spend globally in order to deliver maximum value.
  • Negotiate, review and execute the implementation of contractual arrangements.


Sr. IT Purchasing Manager Education/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience sourcing IT Software and Hardware.
  • Minimum of 3 years of Purchasing/Supervisor experience.
  • A strong background and working knowledge of IT purchasing principles and IT sourcing benchmarking experience.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • High degree of professionalism along with organizational skills, tact, and diplomacy.
  • Excellent negotiating skills and be familiar with contracts and contracting procedures.

To apply for this job email your details to