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Software Asset Manager

Company: CTG, Inc.
Location: Joliet
Posted on: March 16, 2023

Job Description:

Software Asset ManagerUnited StatesNewInformation Technology6 days agoPost Date23200447Requisition #Apply for JobShare this JobSign Up for Job AlertsCTG is assisting a client for a Remote Software Asset Manager!Pay Rate: based on experienceDuration: 6+monthsThe ideal candidate will have experience with regards to software asset management and managing software portfolios. Emphasis within the Software Management Framework in the below areas are essential:--- Software Acquisition--- Software Deployment--- License Management--- Asset Discovery and Tracking--- Understanding Vendor Usage--- Understanding risk and risk management--- Strong Oracle Licensing background--- Strong Microsoft Licensing Background including processing annual orders.Responsibilities--- Accountable for compliance with contractual and licensing models for select software products--- Accountable for software management activities (demand management, renewals, entitlement and deployment reporting)--- Identify issues, improvement opportunities, and risks for escalation--- Identify key data requirements and information throughout the organization--- Coordinates with other stakeholders to resolve complex licensing queries and issues--- Manages software supplier relationship with vendor in partnership with GP Sourcing Relationship Manager--- Sets negotiations and contracting path and plan for select XDX Strategic software suppliers in partnership with XDX Operations, Finance, and GP team.--- Partners with GP in the execution of negotiations and contracting for select XDX Strategic software suppliers--- Deep understanding of licensing models, contracts, and pricing arrangements--- Optimizes consumption to maximize value of spend--- Manages vendor audits and support supplier interactions--- Manage renewals / new contracts and upcoming software demand--- Deep understanding of financials and pricing model. Partner with Operations, Finance, and GP in the review and execution of financial activities (purchase orders, invoice approval, usage reporting)--- Report on compliance with contractual and licensing models for assigned software productsRequired Skills--- Bachelor's in computer science or Information Technology related field--- Strong technical and business problem-solving skills--- Strong analytical skills, self-motivated--- Strong financial acumen--- Ability to read, interpret, and understand standard licensing/contractual terms--- Experience in negotiation and contracting.--- Experience in formally managing vendor relationships--- Project Management skills (incl risk, issue management)--- Ability to work independently and make decisions--- Ability to work with external suppliers and internal Global Procurement resources--- Ability to work within an integrated environment and resolve difficult issues with license holders (Business, IM focal points, etc.)--- Cloud consumption reporting--- Ability to prioritize workload and adjust as business needs change--- Ability to work within a fast-paced team--- Process oriented and extensive process improvement expertise (Lean Six Sigma - Green Belt Certification)--- Ability to perform and review data analysis via excel using pivot tables, at a minimum--- Experience in preparing and delivering senior management briefing.--- Good communication and presentation skills--- General understanding of Software Asset Management lifecycle processes--- Broad understanding of software management overall processes, maintenance of data, and controls--- Strong Oracle Licensing background--- Strong Microsoft Licensing Background including processing annual orders.Preferred Skills--- Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification--- Lean Six Sigma - Black Belt Certification--- Data query (SQL) capabilities against internal data systems (Microsoft, etc.)--- Awareness of License Management systems along with ability to learn new toolsets--- SAM Tool experience - (Eracent preferred)For immediate consideration please email rebecca.olan@ctg.comCTG is a leading provider of digital transformation solutions and services that accelerate clients' project momentum and achievement of their desired IT and business outcomes. Our vision is to be an indispensable partner to our clients and the preferred career destination for digital and technology experts. CTG has operations in North America, South America, Western Europe, and India. For more information, visit culture is a direct result of the people who work at CTG, the values we hold, and the actions we take. In other words, our people are the culture. It's a living, breathing thing that is renewed every day through the ways we engage with each other, our clients, and our communities. Part of our mission is to cultivate a workplace that attracts and develops the best people, reflected by our recognition as a Great Place to Work-certified company across many of our global operations.CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.CTG is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. CTG will assure equal opportunity and consideration to all applicants and employees in recruitment, selection, placement, training, benefits, compensation, promotion, transfer, and release of individuals without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, age, disability, marital or veteran status, citizenship status, or any other discriminatory factors as required by law. Our Affirmative Action program serves to promote occupational equality and diversity through good faith efforts. CTG is fully committed to promoting employment opportunities for members of protected classes.Additional Information * Job Function: Project Management & Administration * Education Level: Bachelor's Degree ( -16 years) * Work Remote: Yes * Travel: No

Keywords: CTG, Inc., Joliet , Software Asset Manager, Executive , Joliet, Illinois

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