Vendor Manager (BB-8FE1A)
Found in: Neuvoo AU
At Hewlett Packard Enterprise, we bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions that advance the way people live and work. What sets us apart? Our people and our relentless dedication to helping our customers make their mark on the world.
We are a team of doers, dreamers and visionaries; inspired by our purpose and driven by our strategy. We live by our three values: partner, innovate and act.
Our legacy inspires us as we forge ahead, always pushing to discover what’s next. Every day is a new opportunity to advance and grow ourselves, our company and the industry. Some people call it an obsession, we call it a way of life.
What you need to know about the job
Hewlett Packard Enterprise advances the way people live and work. We bring together the brightest minds to create breakthrough technology solutions, helping our customers make their mark on the world.
Our new innovative IT services organization is HPE Pointnext. We have the expertise to advise, integrate, and accelerate our customers’ outcomes from their digital transformation.
We currently have an opportunity for a Service Segment Specialist to join Vendor Management and Operations team. He/she applies a central foundation of functional principles, theories and concepts to assignments of an expanded scope by using knowledge acquired through specialized training, education or previous experience. Develops expertise and practical knowledge of applications within business environment and acts as team member by providing information, analysis and recommendations in support of team efforts.
Manage Suppliers/Vendor operational relationship and compliance understanding vendor capabilities to match delivery requirements with cost-effective engagement
Perform and manage tasks based on various projects, programs and established processes
Proactively manages Purchase order renewals
ORC SharePoint tool administration, this can include timely Purchase order placement in various HPE Procurement tools (e.g. Ariba), overall vetting to ensure data accuracy, coordination between teams, management of multiple internal tools and SharePoints
Support After-the-Fact (ATF) reductions programs for assigned vendors/ countries or strategies
Provide support by overarching vendor issues, when engaged by the country or regional leads
Support savings interlock processes and assist with CCOW reduction efforts
Support Approved Supplier catalogue re-fresh efforts
Utilize approved Supplier catalogues and Pointnext supplier list
Support Global Procurement and Vendor Management engagement, e.g. for off-the-shelf services, customized services quotation, SOW negotiation. Following established processes, tools and policies
Provide support on Supplier/Vendor Statement of Work, ensure SOW is correctly filled in following established guidelines
Provide guidance to meet contract obligations, to evaluate proposal risks pertaining to contract negotiation with vendor, pricing, contract T&C, RFP, HPE vendor strategy and legal risk
Liaison with Global procurement, Finance, Pursuit, Pointnext Operational Services, Pointnext Advisory & Professional Services, Pointnext Technology Services support organizations to ensure vendor and business process compliance
Collaborate with regions/ WW rregarding service and support planning, implementation and performance.
Analyze reports and provide metrics, routinely reviews KPI metrics and ensure corrective action plans are in place as needed
Education and Experience Required:
University Bachelor degree
Possess ideally 5 years work experience in business management, administrative/ project support role or relevant work experience
Prior experience in customer/ vendor relationship management role is added advantage
Knowledge and Skills:
Excellent organization skills, accuracy, ability to multi-task
Good planning and project management skills
Good negotiating skills and conflict management skills
Sound problem solving skills - detection and analysis of root cause
Knowledge of relevant software computer applications and equipment
Moderate knowledge of IT and services industry knowledge of the company's organization, policies, services offerings, end to end processes, tools, and routes to market
General technical understanding of products
Knowledge of customer service principles and practices
Good collaboration skills with working with others and work to the greater good at a regional and WW level
HPE is an equal opportunity employer/Female/Minority/Individual with Disabilities/Protected Veteran Status
calendar_today4 days ago
info Full time
work Hewlett Packard Enterprise