Sr Manager, Supplier Governance

World Wide Technology



Multiple Locations


Position summary


  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or related field  required
  • A minimum of 8 years' progressive experience in related field
  • A combination of education, training and experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Requires at least 8 years of prior experience in supplier management, procurement or related role
  • Proven track record of delivering results through process development and governance oversight
  • Prior experience of successfully managing direct reports, preferably managing managers
  • Advanced degree a plus

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Core functional/technical skills required include: Business partnership & consulting; contracting; multi-tasking and
    prioritization; negotiation and influence; relationship management; systems thinking; technical
  • Additional functional/technical skills required include: Data analysis; supplier management skills; sourcing skills; category
    knowledge; WWT knowledge; job specific software
  • Basic understanding of technical subject matter inherent in hardware, software, and services supplier relationships
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with ability to communicate through all levels of organization
  • This position is required to work in a fast-paced environment with a focus on doing whatever it takes to get the job done
    and deliver customer delight
  • The nature of the role requires an ability to deliver high quality, thorough and accurate work on deadlines through
    successful navigation of shifting customer requirements and competing organizational demands
  • Standard business hours are generally observed, with work from home schedules and flexibility on start/end times
  • This role will be expected to work in an open-office environment with desk sharing/hoteling practices. Travel between
    our Maryland Heights, MO and Edwardsville, IL locations is common. Standard business hours are generally observed, withwork from home schedules and flexibility on start/end times.
  • Estimated amount of time up to 10% of the time Domestic and International Travel

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