Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Whippany


IT Sourcing Team Lead - Networks, VP - 90223218
Primary Location:US-New Jersey-Whippany
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:13 Mar 2019 - Ongoing
IT Sourcing Team Lead – Networks, VP
Whippany, NJ
Barclays procurement is transforming the way financial service firms build relationships with its business stakeholders, suppliers and fintech’s to drive innovation, collaboration and create shareholder value. Our procurement team are at the forefront of developing agile procurement, introducing new technologies and processes, delivering automation and artificial intelligence to streamline our customer experience.
We are delivering on our business goals of value for money, effective risk management and being a preferred destination for talent. That’s where you come in, if you want to be part of our transformation journey and join a team that is driving industry change in procurement then Barclays should be your destination of choice.
What will you be doing?
•Manage a group of Sourcing Managers (5+) focusing primarily on executing deals in Technology (Networks)
•Be a part of one of six key technology subcategories directly responsible for managing commercial deals in excess of £2.3bn annually
•Work collaboratively and strategically with the internal teams sitting within Procurement and Legal and SME functions, and with External Suppliers
•Work closely with the Category leads to identify transactional activity in the category teams and to develop a strategy to address the execution of each type of activity
•Manage end to end Sourcing events including RFX, commercial negotiations with relevant Vendors and partner as appropriate with the legal support teams
What we’re looking for:
•10 years of Strategic Sourcing within Technology
•8+ years’ working on Technology related projects with a proven track record in Networks
•5+ years Sourcing Experience
•3+ years Line Management Experience
•Bachelor’s degree
Skills that will help you in the role:
•Preferred experience in a multinational company in a regulated environment, such as Pharmaceutical, Oil, Gas, Banking
•Supply chain/value chain design
•MBA/Post-Grad degree
•Experience working within Financial Services
Where will you be working?
At Barclays, we are proud to be redefining the future of finance and here at Whippany we are defining the future of the workplace and the future of the way we work and live. We are creating a unique community, one of four strategic tech-enabled hubs that will redefine opportunity for everyone who works here. Whatever you do at Whippany, you’ll have every chance to build a world-class career in this world-class environment.
Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit for more details.
Our Values
Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

Our Diversity
We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.  It is the policy of Barclays to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law.

Our Benefits
Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility, then please discuss this with us.

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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