Senior Procurement Professional IT

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The opportunity

Team up with ING, a leading international bank at the forefront of technology innovation and digitalization within the industry. Change, renewal, and transformation has been in our DNA with one single goal to deliver the best customer experience. Procurement is about supporting the transformation process and the innovation culture; therefore, we are hiring quality individuals with integrity, personal accountability, teamwork, commitment to excellence, and proactive thinking. If you exemplify our values and want to be part of something big, contact us today.

Role and responsibilities

Do you want your work to have impact bank wide? We are looking for a skilled, passionate, and driven professional in ING Procurement Bank Netherlands (NL).

From a Procurement perspective ING Netherlands has interests in a full and wide range of activities - everything related to IT, Marketing & Communications and Professional Services. All ING NL’s purchasing interests in these fields are safeguarded by ING Procurement Bank Netherlands. The exposure as well as the impact of this role is beyond the boundaries of Procurement.

To be successful, you must have a strong passion for procurement and for setting high standards for yourself as well as for the people around you.

For this role, the ideal candidate will have gained procurement experience in sourcing IT (Hardware, Software and Services). The candidate will be able to manage an area of spend through skilful sourcing, contract negotiation, demand management, and building relationships with stakeholders at all levels. Your tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Autonomously managing multi-million Euro strategic procurement projects from cradle-to-grave, leading negotiations focusing on business, procurement, sustainability and risks (i.e., financial, market, industry risks). This involves project management and influence skills related to complex and high value contracts.
  • Ensuring risk and compliance management, building contracts with the required inherent regulatory and compliance clauses. You take ownership in measuring contract key metrics to ensure targets are met or exceeded, and system data remains up to date and accurate.
  • Managing existing suppliers and know how to get interesting new players out of the market, provide them with the right questions, and challenge them optimally.
  • Collaborating with key business partners and senior leadership within ING Technology team; to gain a clear understanding of the strategic direction, and supply requirements and priorities, acting as a trusted advisor.
  • Increase efficiency by driving scale where it makes sense, decreasing fragmentation, pooling expertise of business and other Procurement colleagues, prioritising higher impact spend areas.
  • Instilling a high-performance culture across the Procurement community, helping this improving function achieve its cost savings targets, manage the risks, and bring value to stakeholders; also, being a source of proposal, providing improvement recommendations to help the team and the organization progressing.

How to succeed

We hire smart people like you for your potential. Our biggest expectation is that you’ll stay curious. Keep learning. Take on responsibility. In return, we’ll back you to develop into an even more awesome version of yourself.Furthermore, you have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Business, Finance, Legal field, or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years of work experience leading projects in Procurement and preferably a Procurement qualification (CIPS, Nevi Professional or comparable).
  • You have all required skills and knowledge of the legal aspects of the Procurement field.
  • You are solution-orientated with demonstrable experience in the end-to-end lifecycle of projects for the Technology category.
  • You are an excellent negotiator who can drive fact-based discussions.
  • Fluent in English (spoken as well as written) - knowledge of Dutch language is preferred but not a must have.
  • You are an independent operator but with relationship management skills to connect to the various internal and external stakeholders.

Rewards & benefits

We want to make sure that it’s possible for you to strike the right balance between your career and your private life. You can find out more about our employment conditions here .

The benefits of working with us at ING include:

  • A salary tailored to your qualities and experience
  • 24-27 vacation days depending on contract
  • Pension scheme
  • 13th month salary
  • Individual Savings Contribution (BIS), 3.5% of your gross annual salary
  • 8% Holiday payment
  • Personal growth and challenging work with endless possibilities
  • An informalworking environment with innovative colleagues
  • Work Agile, so new ideas come to life faster

Want to apply directly?

If the above appeals to you and if you are eager to contribute to the success of ING’s Procurement Bank NL, we are looking forward to meeting you. Please send your CV and your cover letter.

About us

With 57,000 employees and operations in approximately 40 countries, there is no shortage of opportunities for people with initiative who want to help people take a step ahead in life and in business. Do you want to work at the cutting edge of what’s possible and at the same time ensure you work with integrity and hold the customer’s interests at heart? Do you want to be surrounded by progressive, inspiring, diverse and supportive colleagues? Then there is no better place to invest your talents than at ING. Join us and apply today!

Vacature informatie

Organisatie: ING

Locatie: Amsterdam

Opleidingsniveau: WO

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