Prudential Financial, Inc
IT Contract Specialist','GBT000CP','!*!The Senior Analyst, IT Procurement is a key member within the Technology Procurement department of GBTS. The key focus of this role is to provide strategic and on-the-ground, best-in-class procurement support to Prudential’s IT organizations, including but not limited to management of sourcing processes; leveraging third party procurement relationships to achieve cost savings objectives; contract negotiation and administration.
Assist with sourcing process including acquisition of IT solutions
May also assist in the development of Request for Information (RFIs) and Request for Proposal (RFPs).
Assist with the execution of enterprise-wide purchasing programs for the technology unit
Manage negotiation of contract terms including pricing and volume discounts.
Handles both routine and complex paperwork inclusive of negotiating contracts related to purchasing new IT solutions','!*!
Experience in IT Procurement, managing complex IT acquisitions and negotiating IT contracts
Demonstrated capability in working in a multi-function team environment, including effective influence management
Effective conflict management skills
Understanding of IT industry trends in contracting and supplier management practices
Strong sourcing skills and experience required
Analytical skills and understanding of MS Office tools
Strong communication and presentation skills necessary
Must be able to manage multiple projects and responsibilities and adapt to changing
Solid customer service orientation
Takes ownership over actions and demonstrates the ability to work independently
Takes personal responsibility for putting in the time and effort needed to achieve work objectives
Demonstrates sense of urgency and a positive, can-do attitude.
Surfaces potential problems for decision makers to keep projects on track
Ability to adjust work to accommodate needs of group processes
Ability to prioritize work
Ability to work autonomously and to make certain decisions on their own
Must be results oriented and effective within collaborative, team environment','!*!Prudential is a multinational financial services leader with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. Leveraging its heritage of life insurance and asset management expertise, Prudential is focused on helping individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. The company's well-known Rock symbol is an icon of strength, stability, expertise and innovation that has stood the test of time. Prudential's businesses offer a variety of products and services, including life insurance, annuities, retirement-related services, mutual funds, asset management, and real estate services. We recognize that our strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of our diverse associates. We are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals. Visit www.prudential.com to learn more about our values, our history and our brand. Prudential is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Note that this posting is intended for individual applicants. Search firms or agencies should email Staffing at email@example.com for more information about doing business with Prudential.','Information Technology','United States-New Jersey-Newark','','Full-time','','IT Contract Specialist
For more than 135 years, Prudential Financial, Inc., has helped individual and institutional customers grow and protect their wealth. Today, we are one of the world's largest financial services institutions with operations in the United States, Asia, Europe, and Latin America. We also have one of the most recognized and trusted brand symbols: The Rock ®, an icon of strength, stability, expertise, and innovation. We strive to create long-term value for our stakeholders through strong business fundamentals, consistent with our mission guided by our vision and directed by our company's core values. We are committed to keeping our promises and to doing business the right way.