Job Summary
 
Location:
Eagan,Minnesota
Experience:
Senior (5+ years of experience)
Education:
Bachelor's Degree
Job type:
Contract
Category:
Human Resources
 
 
 
Job Details
Sourcing Manager
 
About this Job

Our client is seeking a Sourcing Manager for their Eagan, MN office. This is a temporary, contract role.

 

Responsibilities for Sourcing Manager:

·         Develop and implement sourcing category strategy

·         Assist in delivering global projects

·         Lead major negotiations and large sourcing engagements as assigned

·         Create and manage effective communications that influence business partners and senior management

·         Manage supplier negotiations

·         Apply strategic sourcing practices to ensure full benefits are sustained

·         Suggest recommendations and provide input to financial goals

·         Assist in global data center sourcing activities

·         Organize, develop and manage projects for internal business clients

·         Research stakeholder requirements and coordinate the RFP process

·         Develop and communicate category plans

·         Evaluate and analyze supplier proposals

·         Review contacts and develop an understanding of purchasing contracts

·         Develop and maintain supplier relationships

·         Analyze industry and supplier trends

·         Analyze supplier spend data

·         Provide input, education, feedback and guidance to Business Partners regarding status of projects and initiatives

·         Assist in the transition from current practices to new models during migration

 

Qualifications for Sourcing Manager:

·         Bachelor’s degree

·         MBA preferred

·         Must have at least eight years of strategic sourcing experience

·         Knowledge of sourcing practices and tools

·         Understanding of data center categories and supply markets

·         Strong knowledge of software licensing contract terminology

·         Demonstrated negotiation and project management skills

·         Strong project management skills

·         Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite



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Fenil Jani
Associate