FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.
This position serves as a lead purchasing specialist and is responsible for the acquisition of Information Technology and the management of contracts and agreements related to hardware and software for FM Global employees located in the Americas. This position focuses on the content of contracts, financials, and negotiations associated with the acquisition of IT assets and maintenance contracts. The incumbent is also responsible supporting and enhancing internal purchasing processes, as well as vendor management. Additionally, the incumbent mentors and provides guidance to the other team members within the group.
Education: Associates degree preferred with some form of financial concentration such as Accouting or Business Finance, or a High School diploma with equivalent work experience required.
Experience: Required experience in Information Technology or Purchasing.
Skills and Abilities:
Demonstrates ability to work independently or with a team.