Software Asset Management Consultant
To/Line Manager: Process Governance Manager – Enablement
Planning, acquisition, deployment,
monitoring, harvesting and retirement of software assets.
SAM policies, workflows, processes, and procedures.
and updating software information into SNOW.
in the calculating of software license compliance based on software license
right-to-use (RTU), software license agreements, maintenance agreements and
requirements to create or modify IT software asset records and associated
contract records in appropriate software repository (SNOW).
changes to vendor agreements are accurately reflected in SAM as confirmed with
License Contract holders.
expertise in ensuring that software license contracts and agreements, software
licenses and software installations and associated linkages are reflected
correctly in the ITAM / Software Asset Management platform repository.
expertise to ensure that software license records are linked to the correct
o Create and
update software counters for software titles and licenses. Research, upgrade
and downgrade parameters that impact client Right to Use (RTU) when creating or
modifying software title counters.
monthly and quarterly software license compliance status reports to Sr.
software compliance measures based on existing licensing agreements.
current utilization and installation of licenses based on RTU focus.
o Work with
Software vendors to renew and true up existing licensing contracts.
analysis of Asset Data information for compliance and risk purposes as well as
trends, contracts, and cost.
to ITSM Tasks completion assigned to the Software Asset Management Team
to the Harvesting and Write-Off Process
the IT Asset Inventory (Software) statistics are delivered within agreed
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Computer Science, and Information Systems or
equivalent experience, Master’s preferred.
communication skills – written and verbal
experience in Software asset management related international standards (e.g.,
ISO 19770, ISO20000/ITIL); SAM certification preferred (e.g., IAITAM Certified
Software Asset Manager).
with license management and optimization tools, software discovery tools (e.g.,
SNOW or MS SCCM or LANDesk) and IT asset inventory systems
product Suite including Visio and MS project
12 yrs. of total experience, 10+ yrs. of experience in Software Asset
Management, 3+ yrs. of experience in Project Management.
with software license data/reporting technics
Ability to work under pressure and
turn things around on a short time frame
Ability to visualize solutions for
complex problems on paper and in presentations
Strong delegation and proven
project management skills
Excellent verbal and written
communication skills as well as interpersonal and influencing skills; ability
to define and capture business needs along with articulating strategic
implications of analytic results with clarity and persuasiveness in an audience
Strong leadership skills so as to
be able to push changes forward, manage potential conflicts
Good in interpersonal
relationships and able to gain the trust of main interaction points and respect
of IT organization in order to drive IT strategy
Innovative character, with
future-oriented and imaginative vision and willingness to experiment and push
things to the next level
Dynamism and charisma to push the
organization to innovate and incentivize teams assigned to innovation tasks and