IT Procurement Manager - Tier 1 US Investment Bank

Hong Kong Permanent
  • World-renowed iBank w/ excellent reputation
  • Key role in China expansion (Mandarin mandatory)

About Our Client

Our client is a top-tier and world-renowned American investment bank. With close to USD 1T in AUM and over 150 years of history, this company continues to be a clear market leader in the investment banking space.

Reporting to the Head of Procurement in APAC, this procurement sourcer will lead the sourcing and negotiation of terms with vendors to ensure a successful expansion of the business. Candidates should have a technical background and a strong understanding of Technology vendors in China (no travel needed). Therefore, business level proficiency in Mandarin and English is mandatory. Technology procurement experience with vendors include telecom, financial trading application and data center vendors is a must.

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Understand business needs
  • Identify solutions that best suit business requirements
  • Good understanding of new technologies
  • Financial budgeting and analysis of all projected and actual vendor costs
  • Develop and complete RFx processes
  • Communicate with technical teams (in-house and external) to understand capabilities
  • Track, report and manage vendors
  • Any ad-hoc tasks as required

The Successful Applicant

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or any related degree
  • Min. 5 years of experience in Technology procurement sourcing (telecom services, financial trading applications, data center and etc.)
  • Must have tech procurement experience in a sizeable financial services company
  • Experience in working with multi-regional teams
  • Experience in top-tier enterprise vendors, preferably with experience in China
  • Excellent presentation, negotiation, problem solving and organisation skills
  • Business level proficiency in Mandarin and English is a must
  • Immediately available is preferred
  • Candidates that do not require working visas will be prioritised

What's on Offer

  • Annual leave
  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Convenient and central working location
  • Top-tier brand
  • Excellent exposure
Contact
Jacqueline Lung
Quote job ref
4177805
Phone number
+852 3602 2471

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Consultant name
Jacqueline Lung
Consultant phone
+852 3602 2471
Job Reference
4177805