Supports assigned spend category requirements, assists in the development of framework to improve supplier and performance management. Conducts research identifying trends in the category market. Provides complex analysis that defines opportunities to improve cost. Manages complex and newly acquired relationships and collaborates with suppliers on a broad scope to identify and manage risks.
Responsibilities 1. Supports assigned business categories with a long-term spend of $100M+ by interfacing with business units to understand and support assigned spend category requirements by developing unprecedented solutions to a wide range of difficult problems; supports sourcing managers to negotiate new agreements and manage existing relationships with suppliers. May lead negotiations under guidance. 2. Leads key projects, processes, and other duties supporting management with guidance only on unusual or complex problems or issues. 3. Utilizes systems to improve visibility and management of information; effectively manages contracts and supplier performance. 4. Defines opportunities to improve cost and add value by creating complex models and conducting analysis. 5. Conducts research and stays current on category market, business, and technology trends improving category management and delivery value. 6. Supports enforcement of procurement policies and processes, including the use of Request for Information (RFI) and Request for Proposal (RFP) processes to identify potential suppliers. 7. Establishes and supports the development of ongoing reporting for key category metrics. 8. Collaborates between business units, Supply Management, and suppliers to coordinate between schedules, identify potential issues/risks, and manage accordingly. 9. Assists in the development of framework, improving supplier and performance management. 10. May oversee the completion of projects or assignments of less experienced analysts.
Education and Experience Requirements * Bachelor's degree in business, finance, operations management, or a related field required * 5+ years experience required. * Experience in competitive procurement, sourcing, supply chain and/or contract management or related field; business, technical, or related field is preferred.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities * Knowledge of integrated or diverse supply chain systems * Demonstrated planning and time management skills * Ability to work on multiple projects * Ability to build and maintain relationships * Strong communication skills * Strong research and analytical skills * Microsoft office skills ( Excel, Word, Access and Power Point) * Possesses and applies and advanced and comprehensive knowledge of principles, practices and procedures.
Disclaimer The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by associates assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
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