|Job Ref:||204603781||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||County/State:||Leicestershire||City:||Leicester||Address:||Post Code:||LE1||Salary:||£25000 - £30000/annum Good||Post Date:||24/10/2016 10:45|
Software Asset Management Analyst - Leicester - Permanent |
The Software Asset Management Analyst will report in to the Compliance Manager, and work with them to ensure the control of my client`s software and licensing posture globally. The role will include providing advice to colleagues within IT Operations, as well as challenging and monitoring practices around SAM, including implementation of policy.
This role is ideally suited to a SAM Specialist (or a candidate that has just started in this field and looking to progress) with a good understanding of business process analysis and a strong desire to expand on their current responsibilities, while working for a global organisation.
Software Asset Management Analyst Responsibilities:
Work closely with the teams within the Computer Services Department, and throughout the Business, to assist with the development of software asset management policies and procedures, ensuring that best practices around SAM are implemented.
To populate and maintain my client`s SAM tool, ensuring that the data quality and accuracy of compliance information is maintained to a high level.
Produce and distribute regular software compliance reports to key personnel around the business.
Ensure that agreements and license benefits are maintained as appropriate.
To proactively identify areas of efficiency and possible savings with regard to licensing.
Act as the first point of contact for all software license compliance issues and questions.
Software Asset Management Analyst Essential skill requirements:
Software Asset Management accreditation is essential, i.e.
Educated to degree level, or equivalent, in a Business orientated or IT discipline would be advantageous.
Experience working in a SAM role is required.
Experience of Software Licensing Audits would be an advantage.
Strong communication and reporting skills, including the ability to communicate concepts to diverse audiences with varying skill sets.
Experience of working with SAM tools is essential and specific knowledge of the SNOW SAM tool would be an advantage.
Demonstrable understanding of the legal obligations of software license compliance is required, and knowledge of FAST and FSSC-1:2011 would be a distinct advantage.
Flexibility in work location as an element of overseas travel is expected in this role.
Software Asset Management Analyst - Leicester - Permanent
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