Director, Global IT Procurement Head Director, Global IT Procurement Head …

in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 19 Oct 20
in Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 19 Oct 20
The role will provide Global IT Procurement Leadership to developer sourcing strategies on IT products and IT servcies.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide I.T. procurement leadership to develop sourcing strategies on IT products and IT services for Global MUFG.
  • Build strategic partnership with stakeholder management of global MUFG such as MUFG bank, Trust bank, MUB, partner banks to understand their I.T. sourcing requirements and issues; and help promote / influence directions on sourcing based on data-oriented discussions.
  • Develop and communicate clear guiding principles, standards and procedures for the I.T. procurement organization to align with and support the IT and business strategy.
  • Develop, through a collaborative and inclusive approach, a (global) I.T. procurement strategy that delivers against corporate IT and business strategy priorities.
  • Translates corporate IT and business imperatives into effective technology procurement plans resulting in cost reductions or cost avoidance.
  • Develop a thorough understanding of technology market trends, evolving sources and alternate sources of supply — including leveraging intelligent automation and robotic process automation.
  • Establish effective relationships with the IT suppliers globally regardless of geographical locations.
  • Accountable for all global IT sourcing related matters within MUFG for cost negotiation, suppliers’ product roadmap, vender strategy, industry best practice, contracts, RFx as IT procurement COE.
  • Drive annual planning and initiatives, and responsible for delivery of the annual plan.
  • Report strategy plan to management to obtain support on activities.
  • Manage the deployment of staff effectively and strategically to fulfil the business requirements and optimize the return on activities
  • Build a high performing team and continuously improve the team capabilities to be trusted by MUFG stakeholders


Job Requirements:

  • More than 10 years of experience in IT procurement with at least 3 years in management capacity for global large-scale enterprises.
  • Experience leading key negotiations with global IT suppliers.
  • Experience leading large-scale or enterprise I.T. procurement activities.
  • Experience building new team and develop staff.
  • Experience in senior management reporting and presentation.
  • Superb problem-solving skills and relationship building skills with key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Good interpersonal communication skills and presentation skills based on the target audience.
  • Good influencing skills.
  • Broad basic understanding of IT skills, global legal matters and finances.
  • Experienced as a leader in a global organization with diverse culture and virtual teams.
  • Experienced people manager who is willing to invest time and effort in staff development, engagement and retention.
  • At least 10% global travel required.


We regret to inform that only shortlisted applicants will be notified.

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