As a member of the company's Supply Chain (ASC) Sourcing organization, the incumbent will have primary responsibility for leading sourcing & contracting initiatives across the Marketing and Public Relations function. Responsible for partnering with stakeholders to establish integrated sourcing teams, define business requirements, perform market analyses, complete risk assessments, formulate sourcing strategies, and execute objective, fact-based sourcing initiatives to optimize total cost of ownership.
The Work Itself
Develop and maintain strong working relationships with internal business partners Lead multiple, low to medium complexity projects as an individual contributor Lead/facilitate effective fact-based negotiation strategies to maximize contract benefits and mitigate risk Work with business units to maximize compliance and optimize spend against established contracts and supplier programs Support the management of relationships with suppliers and support constructive handling or resolution of issues and disputes Support and enable supplier risk management activities within the Marketing and Public Relations function Identify and lead improvement opportunities Create an environment that encourages innovation, integrity and collaboration
The Skills You Bring
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience required. 3+ years of strategic sourcing, negotiation, and other relevant procurement experience Ability to build strong relationships with internal business partners and experience working in a collaborative, team-oriented manner Strong written and verbal communication skills with an ability to communicate effectively across business levels (both vertically and horizontally) Ability to support multiple assignments and stakeholders, prioritize workload and coordinate with teammates to meet deadlines Ability to exercise effective problem-solving / critical thinking skills Strong analytical skills, including ability to build cost models Comfortable working in an evolving and dynamic environment Flexible and can work independently and in a team environment Detail-oriented, upbeat, motivated, and willing to take action.
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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