Share this Job

IT Sourcing Manager (m/f/x)

Posting Date:  Mar 17, 2023

Bad Nauheim, Hesse, DE Remote work, DE

Business Area:  Supply Chain Software
Company:  Körber Supply Chain Software Management GmbH

IT Sourcing Manager (m/f/x)

Your role in our team


  • Define the Global strategy and ensure local (strategic sourcing) understanding and feasibility
  • Build and lead cost reductions programs for short, medium and long term
  • Align and review with internal customers and stakeholders the regional business needs, to prioritize strategic initiatives Globally
  • Own the stakeholder relationship and meet with internal customers and stakeholders regularly
  • Regulate the balance of local, regional, and Global vendors to choose the most reliable suppliers that add the greatest value
  • Negotiate Global agreements and support local negotiations
  • Own the contract supplier roadmap, contract definition, and contract management
  • Plan and ensure smooth suppliers' transitions
  • Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets
  • Attend the budgeting process for IT Budget
  • Ensure the strategy execution with the tactical procurement team
  • Ensure business partner alignment with the Global Strategy
  • Conduct Supplier QBRs
  • Deliver the most sustainable, quality and cost-cutting goods and services
  • Travel, in order to manage collaboration, with expectations of 10% to 25% of the time


Your profile


  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, or Procurement, or Sourcing, related field, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of sourcing experience (ideally in the IT sector), including negotiations with international and national suppliers, through cross functional activities
  • Track record of spend optimization and implementing policies across international divisions
  • Results-oriented, metrics-driven leader in purchasing activities, vendor collaboration development and compliance
  • Technical skills and experience:
    • Cloud base solutions, SAAS
    • Compliance with GDPR
    • MPLS services
    • Vendor Risk Management audits
    • Supplier development, and QBR / ABR management
    • Sustainability programs


Your benefits


  • Exciting duties in an IT and logistics setting with lots of room for your own ideas
  • Performance-based remuneration
  • Future-proof jobs at a growing company with an international outlook
  • Work-life balance thanks to flexible working hours, remote work and work from home
  • Numerous further-training programmes at our ACADEMY
  • Fantastic working environment and great company events
  • Option to lease a bicycle through salary packaging
  • Fruit and muesli days as well as freely available coffee, tea and water


Can you find yourself in this profile? Then you are right at Körber. We are looking forward to getting to know you!


Recruitment Team
For questions please contact us via
Please apply exclusively via the “Apply now” button.
Recruiter: Julia Höft

For questions please contact us via
Please apply exclusively via the “Apply now” button.

The Körber Business Area Supply Chain is part of the international technology group Körber with about 12,000 employees and more than 100 locations worldwide. We uniquely provide a broad range of proven, end-to-end supply chain solutions fitting any business size, strategy or appetite for growth. Our customers conquer the complexity of the supply chain thanks to our portfolio that includes software, automation, mail and parcel solutions, voice solutions, robotics, and materials handling – plus the expertise to tie it all together. Körber helps to manage the supply chain as a competitive advantage. Conquer supply chain complexity – with Körber.

Job Segment: Logistics, Supply Chain Manager, Cloud, Strategic Sourcing, Supply Chain, Operations, Technology