Are you looking for a fun and challenging job in a fast-paced environment? If so, we have an immediate need of an experienced IT Business Services Manager who will be responsible for the IT purchasing process, IT related vendor and contract relationship management, IT Services Catalog, IT Asset management, and more.
What you’ll do:
IT purchasing (researching product, obtaining quotes, negotiating discounts. Includes software, hardware, supplies and services)
IT vendor management (relationship, QBRs, ROI review, information gathering)
IT contract lifecycle management (Initial, review, renew, cancellation)
IT service catalog management (define, update, cost, price, audit)
IT asset management (hardware and software Inventory, tracking, status, delivery, retirement)
IT financial accounting (costing, budgeting, reconciliation, cross charge, etc)
How you'll do it:
Ensure all IT purchases (hardware, software, supplies & services) follow the predefined IT purchasing process and meet all the necessary pre approvals. Work with stakeholders to identify and implement improvements, as necessary, to this process.
Ensure all vendors meet or exceed MX vendor requirements by establishing a rubric for measurement. Maintain a list of vendors, vendor types, contact information, status, products/services being provided to MX, products and services available to MX but not currently being provided, notes etc. Establish a cadence for reviewing the vendor.
Teach and help stakeholders requesting software how to identify critical needs, requirements, preferences, expectations, metrics, impacting compliance controls and ROI requirements. Coach them through the decision process. Engage all business units proactively to help prevent shadow IT.
Manage all IT contracts through the lifecycle stages. Obtain all of the necessary documents for both MX Information Security and MX Legal review. Coordinate all communications between the vendor and InfoSec and Legal. Ensure all binding contracts and terms are reviewed by legal. Ensure all contracts are assigned by the appropriate member of the Executive leadership team. Track important contract dates such as termination notice dates, renewal dates, etc Coordinate QBRs and renewal meetings. Obtain ROI information from sponsors and stakeholders for renewals. Ensure all contracts to be terminated are documented and terminated appropriately as prescribed in the contracts and agreements.
Ensure all assets purchased are properly tagged and added to ServiceNow. Lead asset auditing efforts.
Ensure software audits are completed regularly and any violations are mitigated
Develop solid rapport and working relationship with Accounting and Finance
Work closely with IT leadership to develop work priorities
Work hand-in-hand with accounting and finance to ensure policy and procedures are met including information is delivered on time and is accurate.
In partnership with stakeholders (IT and business) research, price and identify hardware standards for all equipment and supplies. Add, modify and retire hardware from the IT Service Catalog.
Assist in identifying opportunities to continuously improve IT operations and drive accountability for IT expenditures across all business units.
Train new and existing team members on processes
Why you will love it:
You will have the opportunity to work in a successful, fast moving, mission-driven company
This is an incredibly impactful role in the organization
You will have autonomy and growth opportunities
You will collaborate with other creative and enthusiastic team members
You will be rewarded and recognized for your high-caliber work
MX has a fun office environment, competitive benefits and many perks including free meals and unlimited PTO
What you’ll need to be successful:
2+ years experience purchasing IT hardware, software and services
2+ years participation in contract negotiation process
2+ years working on or closely with an IT services team
Working knowledge of what an IT Service Catalog is and how it impacts the organization
Experience researching and costing items and services
Process and workflow design experience
Attune to reporting metrics that matter
Why you will thrive at MX:
You will think like an owner (having a “founder’s mindset”)
You will collaborate well with all business units and get to understand the business operations across all departments
You will bring your passion every day
You will be resourceful and creative
You will communicate with honesty, candor, and respect
MX is an equal opportunity employer. We particularly welcome applications from veterans and military spouses. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.