IT Vendor Contract Manager Job in Dubai | techcarrot FZ LLC

  • Full Time
  • Dubai
  • Posted 4 months ago

techcarrot FZ LLC

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage the IT support contracts and service, to ensure quality, best value for money
  • Act as the first point of escalation for IT issues with IT service providers, providing communication to all stakeholders and managing the supplier to ensure a timely solution
  • Develop an ongoing IT strategy to ensure continuity of systems with a strong link into budget planning including hardware, software, infrastructure, network connectivity, PC set up, mobile technologies, website delivery, telephone system integration, printing
  • Support the Head of IT Procurement and Contract Management to review, revise, implement and negotiate IT contracts, specifying and conducting commercial tenders and other procurement activities as needed
  • Reduce cost by optimizing or renegotiating the contracts
  • Establish contract management objectives, procedures, templates and workflow processes for vendor contracts and deliverable schedules.
  • Maintain a contract management database that contains all executed contracts, as well as contracts that are under development but are not yet active.
  • Moreover, track obligations, deliverables and contract change notes.
  • Manage and control access to documents as appropriate.
  • Manage contract review meetings to ensure delivery against objectives and contract budgets.
  • Develop regular reports on contract milestones, execution and risk, and inform internal customers, vendors and management of activities and progress through regular written and verbal communication.
  • Work with Product Owners/Managers in negotiating license reductions/increases as necessary due to usage
  • Understand relevant market trends and vendors. Track, gather and analyze market and industry data..

Job Requirements:

  • University degree in Computer Science/IT or equivalent
  • Eight years of relevant Information Technology experience in a medium to large system installation
  • Proven vendor relationship skills and experience
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment
  • Ability to work under pressure and determine priorities to meet deadlines
  • Pro-active and aggressive; self-starter, able to work using own initiative with minimal supervision managing numerous concurrent tasks

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