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Strategic Sourcing Analyst
Strategic Supply Chain Management Consulting
About Our Client
Our client is a leading, global Supply Chain and Procurement firm focused on creative innovation for the logistics and manufacturing industry, modernized advancements, and sustainability to empower various sectors.
- Understand and track performance of the organization's spend, supply market, costs, and tiers of suppliers
- Leverage the organization's buying power to optimize costs, access new suppliers, reduce lead times, and guarantee supply
- Provide supply market and sourcing advice and recommendations
- Develop, implement and use tools and technology for managing and analyzing the supplier portfolio
- Comply with and maintain knowledge of applicable rules, legislation, regulations, standards, and best practices
- Manage several concurrent sourcing and contracting projects, ensuring that all customer needs are understood, and structure and resource projects accordingly to deliver these requirements.
- Ultimate responsibility for the enablement of project and bidding strategy, spend segmentation, and supplier capability analysis.
- Liaise with business stakeholders, clearly articulating process and project milestones.
- Manage internal and external resources to optimize client impact, also working closely with PSCM on executing sourcing projects.
- Take a professional and disciplined approach to working with suppliers, ensuring transparency, consistency and fairness. Implement and support compliance to standards, and minimize risk and cost exposure.
- Support the due diligence in mitigating all external supplier risk from supplier selection to contract execution.
- Develop and maintain relationships with existing and potential buyers and suppliers to the organization
The Successful Applicant
- Bachelor Degree in relevant field, Supply Chain, Procurement, Business or relevant field
- Minimum of 3 years of related experience
- MS Office Suite capabilities, eProcurement, SAP
- Strong cognitive and communication skills
- Background experience with inventory control and understanding of procurement systems
What's on Offer
Competitive offer based on experience.