Dell Project Management Advisor for IT Vendor Management in BRATISLAVA, Slovakia
Project Management Advisor for IT Vendor Management
People make Dell – so wherever in the world they work, everyone is rewarded for their contribution. Ready to develop your career in a truly global company? Within Information Technologies at Dell, we are looking for a Project Management Advisor for IT Vendor Management to join our team in Bratislava .
Dell is a collective of customer-obsessed, industry-leading visionaries. At our core is a commitment to diversity, sustainability and our communities. We offer unparalleled growth and development opportunities for our team members. We believe that technology is essential for driving human progress, and we’re committed to providing that technology to people and organizations everywhere, so they can transform the way they work and live.
Dell’s Vendor Management Office is hiring a Vendor Contract Renewals Analyst to manage a pipeline of vendor expenditures for a $200M annual budget with the objective to ensure accuracy, completion and reduce costs. The vendor base is comprised of roughly 250 vendors, each with separate commercial contracts and terms for renewals, payment terms, etc.
Owning, planning, assigning work and ensuring completion of required tasks of the vendor agreement renewal pipeline
Develop priorities and enlist support for action around upcoming renewals, along with assigning needed work to others within team, IT and wider Dell organization
Prompt completion for all needed activities for renewals are completed by assigned owners; create and publish regular status reports on progress.
Conduct needed investigation on each renewal to aid in developing priorities and action plans for renewals
Work directly with vendors to resolve issues and research agreements terms and payment details
Train, coach and provide advisement to individuals creating purchase orders
4+ years of program or IT vendor management or negotiation experience, with budget impact
Intense focus on details and accuracy; intellectual curiosity, ability to drive for results and closure
Creativity and tenacity in identifying new areas to eliminate or reduce costs
Ability to manage many details and pieces of information, separate processes and cycles occurring at once.
Confidence and assertiveness when engaging with outside vendors
Excellent Excel skills including pivot tables and formulas, Ariba
Our people are the most critical component of our long-term success and their health and wellbeing are our priority. You will enjoy a comprehensive, locally competitive benefits package.
Dell is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics, or citizenship status (when otherwise legally authorized to work) and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. Dell encourages applicants of all ages.
Organization: Information Technology
Title: Project Management Advisor for IT Vendor Management
Location: Europe, Middle East, Africa-SK-BL-Bratislava
Requisition ID: 17000L0J