Indirect Procurement Specialist – IT

Date posted:
Company: On
Location: Zürich (ZH), N/A
Job Type: Full-Time

At a Glance:

As an IT Procurement Specialist, you will be working cross functionally with different teams. From the IT team, to Finance as well as with our Legal department. You need to be very comfortable and skilled at sourcing across a broad scope of the business. You will be involved in IT projects as well as sourcing options for general IT hardware, softwares, and license fees.

Your Team:

We work closely as a global team to convert innovative product designs and prototypes into commercialised products, and bring them into the hands of customers. We are focused and data-driven, but are also action-oriented and able to multi-task, we establish and follow processes, but are also continuously challenging the status quo and “industry standard”.

Your Mission:

  • Manage buying channels, product catalogues and global purchasing for IT hardware, software and license fees.

  • Establish and maintain effective partnerships with key internal stakeholders aimed at identifying, understanding and fulfilling their procurement requirements for our IT Tech category.

  • Define cost saving opportunities, facilitate and lead sourcing projects and supplier negotiation and establish and develop supplier relationships.

  • Analyze our License fee environment and structure our global Tool landscape.

  • Proactively collaborate with business partners to lead and manage RFx processes and contract negotiations; identify key benchmarks to measure and monitor contractual arrangements and supplier performances.

  • Support the global IT team in optimizing buying processes, tracking product portfolio and handling capex spend.

  • Manage the ongoing performance of key suppliers including objective setting and supplier evaluations where needed.

Your Story:

  • 2-3 years of  strategic sourcing experience  and demonstrated subject matter expertise within IT Procurement.

  • Bachelor`s Degree: Supply Chain, Finance, engineering, science or related field required

  • Super entrepreneurial, flexible and nimble, and are able to achieve a lot with limited resources

  • Experience managing change processes required

  • Expert negotiator in a global environment with previous experience managing License fees and software providers

  • Self-directed and able to work independently, but you also work well along others in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to manage a variety of internal and external stakeholder expectations and relationships required.

What we offer:

We offer a dynamic, challenging and sportive environment that has been ranked as the ‘fastest growing sports company’ of its time. With offices across the globe, we are an international team who is hungry to innovate and build something incredible. We foster an active environment where each individual thrives for excellence and can achieve their full potential. This is where your work matters, you’re hands-on and your team members are amongst the very best in their respective disciplines and fields. 

If you are driven to bring On to the next level, curious about the opportunity and want to be part of our growing team send us your application, and join the ONiverse!



On is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating a work environment that is fair and inclusive, where all decisions related to recruitment, advancement, and retention are free of discrimination.