Sourcing & Vendor Management - Outsourcing Sourcer #101866

  • Competitive
  • Singapour, Singapore
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Credit Suisse Asia
  • 19 sept. 17

Sourcing & Vendor Management - Outsourcing Sourcer #101866

We Offer
Department Overview:

Sourcing & Vendor Management (SVM) sources external goods and services for Credit Suisse by applying standard methodologies while mitigating key commercial, contractual and reputational risks to the Bank.

As a valued partner, we strive to work harmoniously with internal business partners and key vendors to deliver increasingly high-quality and efficient sourcing services through: commercial-valued and risk-mitigated sourcing, analytical insights and market expertise, driving vendor innovation, and supporting select third-party agreements during the fulfilment phase.


  • A Senior Strategic role as part of the Outsourcing Sourcing team within the Sourcing & Vendor Management Department.
  • Responsibility for developing and driving strategic cost transformation initiatives using outsourcing with Senior Business Partners.
  • Demonstrates subject matter expertise in at least one business division ideally combined with accounting experience.
  • Attested experience in driving business change and transformation.
  • Adept at building complex outsourcing/utility business cases and achieving syndicated support from senior business partners.
  • Leading and executing a portfolio of sourcing projects related to Outsourcing.
To be successful, one must be able to:
  • Demonstrate attested experience in driving groundbreaking change and efficiency via external solutions.
  • Be able to develop business case for change and challenge status quo.
  • Gain support and acceptance by demonstrating sourcing value/process to respective initiatives at senior levels within SVM and the wider CS organization (C-level independent interaction required).
  • Coordinate execution of successful contract negotiations.
  • Develop credibility and operate as a subject matter expert and internal consultant for Outsourcing Sourcing and become the first point of contact for the business partners with respect to Outsourcing vendors and related sourcing.
  • Already possess or build effective and cooperative alliances externally with key vendors and manage directly those vendor relationships from a commercial perspective.


You Offer
  • You have attested experience of large groundbreaking engagements.
  • You have significant experience of executing Outsourcing type engagements and Utility constructs.
  • Significant experience in Outsourcing project structures, business case production and review, included but not limited to scoping, pricing models utilized, performance measurements including setting service standards, SLAs and associated important metrics.
  • You have strong negotiation skills.
  • You have the ability to analyze markets and gather intelligence on market conditions and supply/demand drivers.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to articulate complex ideas in concise, easy-to-understand business terms to senior executives.
  • Positive relationship management skills including influencing, problem resolution and collaboration skills with key internal business partners and external vendors.
  • You have strong analytical skills.
  • Consistent track record of working in a dynamic, multi-task, international environment with an ability to work effectively cross border.
  • Advanced MS Excel & PowerPoint skills & ability to easily learn other standard procurement and demand management tools.
  • You are proficient in following beneficial but not mandatory:
    • Program/Project Management
    • Fluency in English; Proficiency in other local or regional languages an advantage.
    • Legal or paralegal qualification/experience.
    • Sourcing/procurement certification