Senior Project Sourcer (f/m/x)

Responsible for the definition and execution of RBI Project sourcing strategies, for RBI Head Office as well as for RBI Group initiatives. Main focus is cost optimization, supplier related business risk mitigation, and support in faster time to market - also by applying “alternative sourcing” methods, accommodating the special needs in the digital business areas.  
 (38.5h / week)



 Your mission at RBI

  • Responsible for the definition and execution of project sourcing strategies, for RBI Head Office as well as for RBI Group initiatives. Main focus is cost optimization and supplier related business risk mitigation.
  • Leads the execution of vendor(s) selection process, including commercial negotiations, contract conclusion etc. – all by applying also “alternative sourcing” methods accommodating the special needs in the digital business areas (e.g. cloud services).
  • Ensures the implementation of group-wide contracts, tracks their utilization and monitors relevant spend
  • Responsible for mapping and understanding the relevant vendor markets, understanding market and technology trends, monitoring the market conduct and the industry-standard service levels and cost (and cost-dynamics) on the markets
  • Builds/maintains a structured relationship with key stakeholders (Business & Product Owner) to ensure proper strategy alignment and cooperation
  • Supports complex negotiations and acts as escalation point for critical issues connected to vendors
  • Responsible for claim management towards vendors

Your core competencies

  • Minimum 3-5 years of experience in project sourcing
  • Extensive experience in IT procurement 
  • Strong understanding of business, solid legal and financial knowledge
  • Experience in agile environments 
  • Ability to interact on B-1 level & supplier senior/top management level
  • Excellent command of English
  • Lives up to highest compliance and integrity standards

What's in it for you

  • Work Life Balance: flexible working hours (no core time), extensive hybrid working options / work from home, 30 days / year remote work from any EU-country outside Austria
  • Easy Moving: work permit support
  • Top-notch Equipment: modern tools & technologies
  • International Spirit: multi-cultural teams, English as company language, team building events
  • Learning & Agile Working: as part of our DNA & culture 
  • Canteen: healthy, tasty, and heavily subsidized
  • Saving: with vouchers / discounts from our staffs' council (eg. supermarket)
  • Further Goodies: free public transport pass, salary account & credit card, reduced gym membership, gender-neutral parental leave, bilingual company kindergarten, child care during holidays etc. 
  • Salary: the offered gross yearly salary starts at 64.000 Euro (basis full-time) including overtime, depending on qualification and experience.

At Raiffeisen Bank International, we are pleased to have more than 17 million customers in Austria and 12 other CEE countries – what got us here, are our talented people. From the moment you join RBI, you will notice our commitment to creating a working environment where everyone can thrive. Diversity and inclusion are essential components of our vision and mission and are reflected in our values: collaboration, proactivity, learning and responsibility. Our shared mission is to provide a superior customer experience by tackling new issues such as digitalization and changing needs. 


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