IT Procurement Manager

As a Senior IT Procurement Manager, you will be responsible for both procurement of Software, Hardware & IT Services, sourcing projects from demand management side till the contract sign off. You will have an opportunity to be engaged in Danske Bank IT strategy execution by supporting business with cost optimization, compliance projects and category management.

You will be part of IT Procurement team in Lithuania, which is part of Strategic Sourcing Procurement. There are more than 20 IT Procurement professionals spread across Denmark, Lithuania, who are responsible for delivering end-to-end IT procurement services to the whole Danske Bank group.

N.B. the position requires to be able to work on-site in our Vilnius office.

Only the applications from eligible to work in EU candidates will be considered. Danske Bank does not offer visa sponsorship.

"Be yourself. We like it that way."

You will:

  • On daily basis engage with various stakeholders, identifying and understanding their requirements and demand, work with them on business case preparations
  • Engage in procurement of IT solutions, SaaS, software, services with the focus on commercial competitiveness, risk management related to financial institutions and total cost of ownership
  • Implement advanced sourcing activities (RFx, tender, etc.) in alignment with industry standards
  • Work with outsourcing contracts according to EBA regulations
  • Facilitate commercial and contractual negotiations in liaison with specialists across Legal, Compliance, Performance Management etc. to ensure compliance to business needs and Group policies
  • Lead and identify continuous improvement/cost reductions on a regular and proactive basis (i.e. supplier rationalization, demand management, and other proactive opportunities)
  • Present sourcing cases to management

About you:

  • 3 – 5 years of experience in IT procurement or indirect procurement, solid understanding of procurement process and function
  • Software, SaaS, PaaS, knowledge from commercial point of view, commercial savviness
  • Advanced negotiation and contract drafting skills in IT area, knowledge of basic legal terms and contractual obligations
  • Experience in stakeholder management; proactiveness
  • Solid interpersonal, verbal, and written communication, and presentation skills with stakeholders, vendors and senior management
  • Experience in project and program management with preference for execution and delivery of results
  • Experience in sourcing of IT hardware, telco categories as well as knowledge of outsourcing in financial sector is very beneficial
  • Research and analytical skills
  • Advanced English language skills

We offer:

Monthly salary range from 3520 EUR to 5280 EUR gross (based on your competencies relevant for the job).

Additionally, each Danske Bank employee receives employee benefits package which includes:
    • Growth opportunities: professional & supportive team, e-learnings, numerous development programs; (incl. professional certificates); 100+ professions for internal mobility opportunities.
    • Health & Well-being: a diverse, inclusive, work & life balance work environment; additional health insurance; mental well-being practices; partial psychologist counselling compensation; silence and sleep zones at the office; game rooms.
    • Hybrid working conditions: home office budget (after the probation period); modern Danske Campus workplace developed with anthropologist for the best employee experience.
    • Additional days of leave: for rest, health, volunteering, exams in higher education institutions, and other important activities. Moreover, for seniority with Danske Bank.
    • Monetary compensation package: accidents & critical diseases insurance; financial support in case of unfortunate events, travel insurance; IIIrd Pillar Pension Fund contribution.

Additional days of vacation

Additional days of vacation

Additional health insurance package

Third pillar pension fund

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Send your CV

If you are interested, please send your CV in English no later than 07.06.2024. Confidentiality guaranteed.

Your title in job contract will be Procurement Specialist, Chief.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact Hiring Manager
Kristina Ignatavičiūtė
Phone number [email protected]