Sr Manager, IT Sourcing


Job Id : 481

Location : Chicago, IL


Are you a leader in your organization who drives cost-reduction and sourcing strategies? Would you like to work for a growing insurance company with a global footprint? Do you have significant experience with IT related spend categories or IT consulting? Are you interested in hiring and managing a team, while succession planning?

Our client is looking for a bright Sr. Manager, IT Sourcing to take their world-renowned insurance organization to the next level!


  • Develop and drive sourcing strategies for IT related categories, incorporating best practices and aligning with company strategies.
  • Contribute to the selection and management of key suppliers through appropriate evaluation, selection, and governance to ensure service quality, relevance, and commercial value.
  • Ensure that policies, processes, and procedures are adhered to so that delegated functions operate in an efficient and effective manner.
  • Maintain the sourcing standards, policies, and procedures to ensure best practice and compliance against internal and external regulations.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with internal business stakeholders and external vendors to maximize business potential.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or related field, or its equivalent.
  • 7+ years professional experience in procurement or strategic sourcing, including 5+ years in IT sourcing. 
  • Experience managing vendors/external suppliers with advanced understanding of supply chain, sourcing, and/or procurement. 
  • Knowledge and understanding of RFPs, SLAs (Service Level Agreement) and supplier scorecards.
  • Demonstrated analytical, problem solving, organizational, interpersonal, and project management skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.