IT Software Asset Manager

Location NY, United States
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Information Technology
Apply before Date not available
• Assist internal clients with the development and implementation of a software strategy for their organizations
• Promote best in class vendor and contract management across key stakeholders
• Support new license execution and renewal processes working with IT Senior Management, Business, Corporate Sourcing and Legal stakeholders
• Identify savings opportunities as part of new license execution and renewals; subsequently work to obtain identified savings
• Collect and report on information for software financials (actuals/budgeting/forecasting/accruals), disbursement processing, license compliance (effective demand and entitlements) and cost comparisons
• Enter, maintain and report on information in software asset management systems 
• Support existing BAU IT SAM related activities and relationships

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Knowledgeable of Information Technology procurement process and procedures especially related to software licensing for perpetual, term, subscription and aaS agreements
• Knowledgeable regarding Vendor Management/Software Asset Management (SAM) best practices and methodologies (ITIL, CMMI, eSCM, etc.)
• IT Procurement and Asset Management and Discovery Tools experience preferred (Ariba, Aspera, Flexera, ServiceNow, etc.)
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills together with excellent MS Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) skills
• Proven researching ability
• Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Legal, Computing, Engineering or a related field
• Experience of working with legal contacts/agreements
• PMI/PMP, IAITAM, IBSMA or equivalent memberships/certifications
• Candidate will likely have 3 to 5 years work experience in a software asset management related area

 

ABOUT AXA:

We have been providing stability and reliability to our clients since 1859 to help them live their lives with confidence, to give them peace of mind, and enable them to realize their dreams for their loved ones and their legacy.

As an employer AXA is committed to creating an environment where everyone feels completely comfortable bringing their true selves to work every day. AXA US has been recognized and certified as a great place to work by the Great Place to Work Institute.

We provide our employees opportunities to move within our organization so they can grow their career and skills without ever having to leave AXA. Almost 40% of our open jobs are filled with current employees.
NOTE: AXA participates in the E-Verify program.

In addition to competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package including 401 (k) and medical programs, we offer the opportunity for continued professional development in a congenial corporate environment.

AXA is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to our employees, applicants and candidates based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disabilities, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetic information or any other class protected by federal, state and local laws.



Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.
 
In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.

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