Head of IT Procurement- Leading Fintech

Gurgaon Permanent
  • Career growth opportunity
  • Competitive compensation

About Our Client

Our client is one of the leading payment fintech based out of Gurgaon.

Job Description

  • Understand the nature of spend across the company - the context, environment, systems, processes it supports and ecosystem.
  • Review all existing contracts with explicit or embedded software/Hardware elements - develop a standard template with best practices and fair clauses to protect company's interest
  • Develop a detailed profile of all spend across categories, functions and agreements
  • Develop and sustain strong relationships with all key partners and software partners
  • Identify innovative new commercial constructs for goods and services - tie these constructs back to key business and operational metrics/criteria
  • Breakdown the cost elements of goods and services to be procured and dramatically right size these costs. Identify alternate methods of supporting software, if needed.
  • Drive compliance for all the procurement done in the bank and paying our partners on time.
  • Resolving all issues arising from disputes with partners expeditiously and fairly.
  • Engage within supply chain and outside supply chain with other functions and suppliers to understand their needs and resolve pain points related to purchase and other aspects.
  • Own and drive support on all tools, systems and reporting being used for various domains

The Successful Applicant

  • PG - MBA in IT / Operations Management (preferred)
  • UG - Engineering
  • At least 8-10 of strong experience in IT - particularly in developing/managing product software
  • Potential to grow beyond the proposed role
  • Deep functional expertise in building and maintaining Procurement function. Need an expert in IT product and project cost and commercial models.
  • Demonstrated experience driving real strategy with cross-functional executive stakeholders.
  • Proven pragmatist, one who thrives on tangible business results and a willingness to move quickly to the next challenge.
  • Hands-on experience with complex business process and supply chain process redesign. Willingness and ability to dive into the details when necessary.
  • Strong Transformation and Change Management Skills. Demonstrates the ability to drive organizational change and work with multiple business units to affect positive outcomes.
  • Good leadership skills and ability to work effectively with diverse teams
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good working knowledge of ERP systems and associated workflows.

What's on Offer

Career growth opportunity

Competitive compensation

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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Supply Chain Management
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