Strategic Sourcing Analyst (Entry Level) 12 month - FTC
Business | Marlow
Strategic Sourcing Analyst
Competitive plus benefits
Softcat offers a big future to ambitious people in a diverse range of roles: sales, technology, business operations, with opportunities for graduates, apprentices and experienced professionals. If you’re ready to give your all, Softcat is where you’ll get more from your career.
Success. The Softcat way.
Softcat is one of the UK’s most successful technology solutions businesses, and a company that feels like a family – with buzzing office locations, lots going on socially and a real sense of working together and achieving together.
This fast-paced role will give you an insight into the overall sales process and the opportunity to gain valuable experience dealing with the complexities of large deals. This is a unique opportunity to develop numerous different skills while supporting you to gain a real understanding of how the business operates. You will need to work closely and collaborate effectively with multiple areas of the business including sales, vendor alliances, procurement, finance, multinational and business operations.
What we need from you
- A strong influencer and communicator with previous negotiation experience advantageous.
- First-rate relationship building skills
- Highly organised and process driven
- Excellent analytical skills
- Ability to multitask and be able to demonstrate good time management skills
- Strong interpersonal skills; the ability to work effectively with internal and external contacts
- Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office with a good working knowledge of Excel
Work in a way that works for you
We recognise that everyone is different and that the way in which people want to work and deliver at their best is different for everyone too. In this role, we can offer the following flexible working patterns:
- Working remotely - from home up to 1 day per week, and we are happy to discuss further working from home requests
- Working flexible hours – we are flexible about your start times end times each day
We offer a good salary and benefits package including a pension scheme, life assurance, healthcare cash plan and access to Perklife, our dedicated portal for all things perks and benefits at Softcat. It’s designed to give you the flexibility and choice to suit your lifestyle and needs - there really is something for everyone. So whether it’s activity passes or technology discount vouchers you’re after, or you would prefer to buy extra holiday for yourself, or add your partner or family to some of the benefits… it’s entirely up to you. We’ll even give you an extra day’s holiday on top of your usual entitlement on your birthday.
To become part the success story,