Software Procurement & Contract Manager

Job Category

  • Technology & UX/UI Design

Location

  • Berlin

Contract

  • Full-Time
  • Professional Level

Company

  • Zalando SE

THE OPPORTUNITY

The Enterprise Systems Management department is responsible for Software Evaluation and Implementation Projects as well as for Software Procurement and Asset Management. As part of the Team you will take part in exciting and varying tasks in the field of Software Procurement. You manage the design of contracts and work closely with other Technology departments and the Legal department.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • You have 2-3 years relevant professional experience and/or a degree in IT, business studies or economics
  • You have experience in one or more of the fields mentioned below as well as in negotiations, contract optimization, vendor management, tendering in the area of software procurement
  • You work in a structured and independent manner
  • You get stuck into new tasks and are interested in new technology
  • Excellent communication skills; you have no problems communicating in both German and English

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • You are responsible for the operational management of the procurement of software for the Zalando Group
  • You are advising on strategic decisions
  • You interact with suppliers you carry out tenders, evaluate offers and draw up contracts
  • You work closely with other Technology departments when it comes to managing software rollouts
  • As Contract Manager you are responsible for negotiating and looking after relevant contracts and act as a contact for the Legal department
  • You analyse and monitor the budget and support your team lead with budget planning and calculating cost scenarios

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT FROM US

  • A corporate culture where your skills are judged only by your results – our motto: wear sneakers, not ties
  • Fast Onboarding thanks to our Mentoring-Program
  • Exciting career prospects that may seem unconventional, but are always tailored to you
  • An international team of experts to inspire and support you
  • The security of an expanding company with more than 12,000 employees and a company pension scheme
  • Boredom doesn't get a look in here! Zalando is a working environment where something new happens every day
  • A lively working atmosphere where you can also show off your sporting prowess at table football

About Zalando

Zalando is Europe’s leading online fashion platform, doing business in 15 markets. Delivering first-class shopping experiences to our +15 million customers requires moving fast — with microservices, Agile processes & autonomous teams  —  and using cutting edge, open source technologies. We are passionate about what we do and have fun while doing it. And we are willing to experiment and make mistakes: It’s how we grow.

Want to join us? Then go ahead and apply!

If you need guidance or have any questions about our hiring processes, please contact recruiter Matthias Rempel.

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