IT Procurement Officer (m/f)

Allianz Technology SE

To support Allianz Technology UK Procurement Team in provision of excellent customer service through building strong working relationship with relevant internal and external stakeholders to optimize the value delivered to the customer. The role will entail support of the cross functional teams in discovery of the contractual obligations and effective management of commercial and contractual risks. Key measures are achievement of cost optimization, risk management and ensuring new contracts are negotiated in line with Allianz Technology and Allianz Group standards.~crlf~ ~crlf~Professional (Expert)~crlf~##Work is primarily achieved by an individual or through project teams, with emphasis on technical discipline knowledge rather than managing people ~crlf~##Requires application of expertise in professional area(s) to achieve results ~crlf~##Progression within the Career Band reflects increasing depth of professional knowledge, project management and ability to influence others

##Make recommendations for improvements of the procurement processes and lead, steer respective projects~crlf~##Negotiate advantageous terms and conditions, create significant value to stakeholders for cost effectiveness, flexibility and efficiency~crlf~##Responsible for tactical contract reviews in order to identify commercial and contractual risks~crlf~##Working with Allianz Technology UK Licensing and Allianz UK procurement teams in order to establish customer license entitlement position~crlf~##Manage the creation of purchase order requisitions~crlf~##Support Allianz Technology UK Procurement team as required with ongoing contract renewals and negotiations~crlf~

##Good communication and networking skills~crlf~##Good knowledge of commercial and licensing models~crlf~##Ability to extract detail and evidence requested from existing agreements~crlf~##Good attention to detail an capability to assess and mitigate relationship issues and commercial risks~crlf~##Ability to deliver at pace and drive change~crlf~##Ability to exchange ideas and information effectively in a concise and logical way ~crlf~##Quick understanding of existing procedures and ability to carry out concrete tasks in efficient cooperation with team members and other colleagues~crlf~

Please note that the mandatory application document is the CV, all other files such as Cover Letter for the position, University Transcripts, Diploma and Employer Testimonials/References are advisable and desired by the Hiring Department for a more comprehensive application assessment.

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 100 million private and corporate customers and more than 147,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.

At the core of the Group’s strength lies digitalization and its promise of growth opportunities through a ‘digital by default’ strategy. Allianz Technology SE is the principal driver behind transforming Allianz into a digital group – a quest to which nearly 7,500 Allianz Technology SE employees around the globe have committed themselves. Allianz Technology SE equips the Group with the most cutting edge digital solutions in the industry, bringing Allianz to the fingertips of its customers. At Allianz Technology SE , innovation is more than a buzzword; it is the business of the day, every day.

We are interested in your strengths and experience. This means that we welcome all applications, irrespective of other characteristics such as gender, ethnic background, origin or any disability.~crlf~~crlf~


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