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VP of IT Supplier Governance

Toronto   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • IT Sourcing
  • Supplier & Contracts Governance

About Our Client

My client is a leading financial institution

Job Description

As the VP of IT Supplier Governance, you will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) and governance of the vendor/supplier relationships for Information Technology
  • Designing, communicating and implementing strategies for supplier engagement and management
  • Developing supplier engagement processes that drive optimum value
  • Implementing SLAs and KPI metrics and ensuring supplier conformance
  • Overseeing contract management lifecycle, renewals, re-negotiations, supplier governance, strategic sourcing etc.
  • Work with key internal stakeholders to identify needs / opportunities for cost savings
  • Team leadership and ensuring engagement with business strategy

The Successful Applicant

My client is looking for:

  • 10 years+ senior level sourcing experience
  • Detailed understanding of OSFI regulatory requirements for outsourcing arrangements
  • Proven strategic experience managing supplier and vendor relationships for technology and IT services
  • Experience managing high-value Enterprise-wide spends
  • People management experience
  • Degree educated (ideally MBA)

What's on Offer

An excellent opportunity to join a leading company