Buyer - ML replacement

Operations / Facilities Raanana, Israel



NICE (NASDAQ: NICE) is the worldwide leading provider of software solutions that enable organizations to take the next best action in order to improve customer experience and business results, ensure compliance, fight financial crime, and safeguard people and assets. NICE’s solutions empower organizations to capture, analyze, and apply, in real time, insights from both structured and unstructured Big Data. This data comes from multiple sources, including phone calls, mobile apps, emails, chat, social media, video, and transactions. NICE solutions are used by over 25,000 organizations in more than 150 countries, including over 80 of the Fortune 100 companies.

NICE is looking for an experienced, highly motivated buyer, for a 6 months maternity leave replacement.

What you'll be doing:

• Work with the different internal divisions (R&D, MIS, CORPORATE) to source and manage negotiations with wide diverse of vendors
• Identify and select vendors and alternate vendors for relevant needs and projects, as well as strategically source new vendors domestically and internationally
• Perform Request for Proposal (RFP) and Cost Benefit Analysis (CBA)
• Provide a professional and timely level of service to all internal stakeholders
• Establish and maintain positive vendor relationships
• Prepare reports, presentations and charts for analysis  

What you'll need:

• Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or related discipline
• Minimum 5-6 years related indirect procurement experience in a medium to large sized global company
• Experience in procuring services (also part of the below)

  • Subcontractors (T&M, Deliverable based, etc)
  • Facilities related (cleaning, refreshments etc)
  • Training services
    • Experience with large scale global/domestic purchasing methods and procedures, including computerized purchasing systems 
    • Vendor assessment and evaluation experience 
    • High level of proficiency with Microsoft Office and Outlook and web research
    • Oracle experience – a big advantage
    • Strong negotiation experience and skills  - a must 
    • Multi-tasking and independent work
    • Experience working in a fast paced, changing environment with attention to the customer, tasks, time, and details 

NICE is committed to provide an environment based on equal opportunity for all qualified applicants and employees. It is the policy of NICE to afford equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals, regardless of age, race, color, creed, religion, citizenship, ancestry, national origin, sex, gender, pregnancy, mental or physical disability, marital status, veteran status, service in the Armed Forces, sexual or affectional orientation, atypical hereditary cellular or blood traits, genetic information, status as a victim of domestic or sexual violence, and/or any other status protected by any applicable federal, state and/or local statute or regulation.