Software Asset Manger

  • Location
    Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
  • Category
    IT - Senior Appointments
  • Job type
  • Industry
    IT and Telecoms
  • External Reference


Software Asset Manager - joining the Software Asset Management Team

The Software Asset Manager (SAM) will be working as part of a SAM team, responsible for managing the risk, compliance and control of software assets within the organisation.

The SAM role involves working across multiple teams and areas to support SAM queries, also working on software projects as a SAM SME. Managing software licenses through analysis of data, working with internal teams and key stakeholders. Completing regular compliance reviews, risk remediation plans and delivering mitigation strategies for discovered risks. Be a trusted SAM subject matter expert and champion within the organisation.

Essential experience:

Tier 1 Vendor experience, license analysis, review and reporting. Ideally specialises or has extensive experience of managing one or two Vendors.

Flexera Tool experience, day to management of data and building compliance positions within the tool.

Strong Audit defence experience, strategy and market insights.

Experience of creating compliance summaries, Effective License Positions, Executive level summaries, licensing recommendations, risk analysis/gap analysis, cost saving opportunities.

Ability to identify opportunities to drive value and improve the performance of the existing and future software base.

Stakeholder management, relationship building, championing SAM best practice within an organisation.

SAM query support, providing advice and guidance to support teams.

Working in a dynamic environment, able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously. Must be a self-starter, motivated and confident in your ability in the SAM space.

Desirable professional certification related to Software Asset Management (e.g., IAITAM, CSAM or equivalent, Microsoft MCP), ITIL V3 foundation.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Mark Mayer