Sourcing Specialist It Procurement

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Position Title: Sourcing Specialist It Procurement Job
Company: WSP in Canada
Work Type: Full Time
City of work: Ottawa Ontario Canada
URL Expiry: 2023-01-10
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Sourcing Specialist It Procurement Job Detail

WSP is one of the world’s leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 55,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 9,800+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We are among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada’s Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.


  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable


WSP is one of the world’s leading professional engineering services firms. We are more than 50,000 experts working every day to restore the natural environment and transform the built environment.

When you join WSP, you will be part of a dynamic and constantly evolving organization. WSP’s expertise allows us to work on a wide range of projects in many sectors and to shape the way people around the world live and interact for generations to come. Your talents will join those of more than 50,000 employees who, like you, work in a wide variety of fields.

At WSP, we are proud, professional and passionate people. Join our team.

Reporting to the Director, Global IT Procurement, the Sourcing Specialist, Global IT Procurement will have the following responsibilities:

Why WSP?

  • We value and are committed to upholding a culture of Inclusion and Belonging
  • Our Flexible Work Policy – we recognize the importance of balance in our lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives.
  • Our Hybrid Work Policy – a combination of in-person and remote working, enables us to purposefully think of how we work, who we need to work with, and where the work should be done.
  • A Canadian success story – we’re proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
  • Enhance the world around you – from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada.
  • Outstanding career opportunities – we’re growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday – we’re open to your ideas and trying new things.
  • A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it’s like to be a part of our journey.

We offer attractive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.

#WeAre WSP

A Day In The Life

  • Manage IT supplier relationships: supply contracts and commercial terms, price negotiation, purchase commitment, value added services and performance;
  • Support Global IT strategies and achieve defined objectives and performance indicators;
  • Work closely with Regional IT and procurement teams to ensure a good working business relationships are established and maintained;
  • Support business units to ensure delivery of required IT services and adherence to budgeted timelines, quality and cost, and provide regular reports to management;
  • Support IT spend strategy, directly supporting the business units.
  • Develop and prepare RFP’s; analyze bids and make recommendations; negotiate agreements and develop operational summaries for management team members;
  • Support IT and business projects aligned to Corporate Strategies including M&A activity

What you’ll bring to WSP …

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Finance or equivalent work experience;
  • Have experience in global IT procurement;
  • Minimum 5 years experience in an IT procurement related position;
  • Knowledge of the global IT products and services market and its trends, specifically Engineering software licensing;
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to communicate in French and English, both verbally and in writing;
  • Proficiency in computer tools (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint);

Health and Safety is a core paramount value of WSP. Given the importance of keeping one another safe and the growing list of our clients including vaccination status as part of their mandated health and safety requirements to work with them, you will be required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination to WSP as a condition of employment. You may also be required to undergo additional immunization to maintain a fully vaccinated status against COVID-19 whenever local Public Health Authorities recommend additional immunization.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY.

WSP Canada Inc.

Ottawa, ON

Intermediate (6 – 10 years)

Ottawa, Ontario, Canada/
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