Opera Software AS

Address: Gjerdrums vei 19, 0484 OSLO
Phone: +47 23692400

Vacancy Details

Created 02.10.2015
Expires 11.10.2015
Company Opera Software AS
Employment Full-time
Job type Permanent
County Oslo
Phone +47 23692400
Email info@opera.com
WWW www.opera.com

IT Procurement Specialist

  • Product Development
  • Oslo, Norway

Processing more than 5.5 billion transactions per day for hundreds of millions of end users, Opera Software’s global infrastructure is big - really big. And, we are adding new products and services all the time.

The Global IT Procurement team is seeking a self-driven, detail-oriented professional to help us manage growth, improve processes and get the most out of our supplier relationships.


  • Process and follow up on invoices and purchase orders.
  • Review vendor agreements, negotiate terms and secure signatures in a timely fashion.
  • Measure and hold vendors accountable to KPIs.
  • Liaise between Global IT and Legal and Accounting teams.
  • Work closely with development and hosting teams to model capacity plans and costs.
  • Support our Operations team in their daily interactions with vendors.


  • Demonstrated experience working directly with or for international IT suppliers
  • Reasonable understanding of IT technology including data centers, networking equipment, data centers and servers
  • Working understanding of CAPEX and OPEX and comfortable with budget allocation
  • Familiarity with equipment leasing and software-licensing agreements a definite plus
  • Experience with ERP and workflow systems such as Salesforce and bug-tracking systems
  • Ability to communicate fluently and diplomatically in English, both written and spoken
  • Relevant degree or training
  • Availability for some international travel and off-hours conference calls, in return for flexible office hours

Apply online here