Negotiator, Vendor Management - ISD, Senior Teleco...

Negotiator, Vendor Management - ISD, Senior Telecom Sourcing Manager

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Business Operations
  • Job Function -
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD08364

What you'll do at

Enables strategy execution for third-party vendor contracts in Telecom category by leveraging relationships with key industry vendors to drive alignment with key internal strategic initiatives; reviewing portfolio to identify opportunities to lower cost and increase efficiencies; partnering with third-party vendors to gain insights into their capabilities; and presenting recommendations to senior leadership on options that are cost efficient and effectively addresses their specific business needs. Develops and negotiates vendor contracts by developing contract criteria based on the needs of the business; creating agreements including service level agreements to drive alignment and consistency with business strategy;; executing negotiation strategies for the telecom sourcing team; reviewing changing business needs to identify opportunities to re-negotiate contract terms; reviewing and approving revisions to contracts, extensions, and renewals of existing sourcing agreements; and negotiating the final contracts terms. Drives and executes telecom category sourcing strategies by collaborating with business partners to identify category sourcing needs; researching industry practices to gain market intelligence that will drive category optimization; executing sourcing initiatives for the portfolio to drive alignment with business objectives and technology org goals; reviewing category spending and presenting recommendations to senior leadership to reduce cost and drive efficiency. Minimum Qualifications...Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications. Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors and 5 year(s) experience in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field within the last 10 years OR 7 year(s) experience in Computer Science, Information Technology, Modern Sourcing Strategy, or related field within the last 10 years. Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications. Shared Service and Outsourcing Network (SSON) Doctorate: Computer Science, Doctorate: Information Technology, Masters: Business Administration, Masters: Computer Science, Masters: Information Technology Information Technology-ITIL CSI (Continued Service Improvement) - Certification, Information Technology-ITIL Service Design - Certification, Information Technology-ITIL Service Operation - Certification, Information Technology-ITIL Service Strategy - Certification, Information Technology-ITIL Service Transition - Certification, Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelors and 5 year(s) experience in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field within the last 10 years OR 7 year(s) experience in Computer Science, Information Technology, Modern Sourcing Strategy, or related field within the last 10 years.

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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