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Vendor Management (Contracts)

Hyderabad, Telangana, IN, 500081

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Location Address: Hyderabad, Telangana  500081 India (IN)

Careers with CDK Global – where to next?
So who are we and what do we do?
CDK Global is the largest global provider of integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions to automotive dealerships and manufacturers in more than 100 countries worldwide for the world’s biggest car brands.  Although we operate on a global scale, we are small by comparison and that is a good thing. It means that we are still a business where every person matters and where anyone can make an impact on our growth and success. We have opportunities in a wide range of business areas so wherever in the world you join us, you will get the support, training and tools you need to make significant steps forward in your career.

 

The Global Dealer IT Business Operations Team is responsible for managing all aspects of our vendor relationships.  The goal of the team is to maximize the benefits CDK realizes from partners and while ensuring that CDK does not pay more than required.  This includes but is not limited to: contract review, invoice audits, discount management, certification programs, incentive programs, licensing and maintenance tracking. The successful candidate will also be required to work with leaders in the Global Dealer IT organization to develop and maintain a framework for vendor management, prioritize the correct activities to achieve the business outcomes.

 

Skills: 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong Vendor Management Skills
  • Strong analytical, organization, negotiation, and problem solving skills.
  • Able to prioritize and manage multiple tasks.
  • Ability to effectively handle critical situations and work with internal and external partners to solve issues.
  • Able to work in a matrix organization and influence decisions of personnel reporting to other leaders.

 

 Job Responsibilities: 

  • Developing and maintaining framework for managing vendor relationships. Working with business leaders to understand changes in business requirements, provide key vendor information, and change updates.
  • Taking lead role in various initiatives such as process and productivity improvement, new product introductions, tooling improvements, and cross-functional initiatives.
  • Escalation point for resource conflicts, requests from vendors, and request from the business.

 

 Experience:

2+ years vendor management.

2+ years working in a team environment

 

 

Who do we look for? We look for people with the right cultural fit. That means being passionate and enthusiastic and having what it takes to drive our business forward. We also look for people who are keen to develop new knowledge and skills, because our growth is ultimately dependent on yours. What can we offer you? To help us attract and retain the best, we pay people according to performance, not tenure. Excel in your role here and the rewards will be excellent too. We will also help you to grow your career, not only through focused investment in learning and development but also by enabling you to explore the opportunities our global market has to offer. Start your Journey with CDK Global.

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