sourcing specialist in cary

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contract
salary
US$ 30 per hour
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job details

posted
location
cary, north carolina
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
contract
salary
US$ 30 per hour
reference number
435911
phone
678-251-1803
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job description

job summary:

Sourcing Specialist - Cary, NC

  • This is a contract role expected to convert permanent.
  • The IT Sourcing - Assistant Supplier Sourcing Analyst is responsible for all activities relating to the sourcing and contract management function for professional services, along with coordination of sourcing efforts from the business requirements definition through RFX's issuance, vendor evaluation and selection process, and contract signing.

Sourcing Specialist - Job Duties:

  • Support the procurement of IT application development, maintenance and testing off-shore and domestic services.
  • Work with stakeholders at all levels to identify and meet sourcing requirements.
  • Execute sourcing strategies for key projects, which includes the ability to create and utilize the most appropriate sourcing tools, templates, align stakeholder needs, identify supply alternatives, effectively communicate with suppliers and influence cross functional teams.
  • Track all projects and record work effort, timing and savings and ensure all projects adhere to the Global Procurement Policy.
  • Participate in at least 20 hrs of training annually to build on category intelligence and act as trusted advisors to the business.
  • Responsible for interfacing with technology domains to define technology project/services requirements; verify requirements across technology domains/departments.
  • Develop and leverage existing IT deal and negotiation strategy, and contract business terms with team, and lead negotiations with vendor, internal domain leads, and legal counsel. Perform expense and cost benefit analyses related to technology products/services associated with cost savings/reduction initiatives, benchmark products/services, market and vendors, and make recommendation based upon analyses. Support the development of the category strategy and lead the execution of the strategy

Job Requirements:

  • Looking for a junior level consultant with Procurement background. Procurement of vendors.
  • 2-5 years of experience in contract management, including negotiation strategy, proposal development and processes, and benchmarking vendor proposals.
  • 2-4 years' experience in strategic sourcing with strong background expertise in IT consulting, Master services agreements (MSA) and Statement of work (SOW) related activities.
  • Adequate knowledge of global IT suppliers.
  • Prior sourcing and contracting experience
  • Extensive working knowledge of Ariba, standard desktop applications (e.g. Microsoft Office)

Compensation: $30.00-$34.29/hr

 
location: Cary, North Carolina
job type: Contract
salary: $30 - 34 per hour
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 3 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Support the procurement of IT application development, maintenance and testing off-shore and domestic services.
  • Work with stakeholders at all levels to identify and meet sourcing requirements.
  • Execute sourcing strategies for key projects, which includes the ability to create and utilize the most appropriate sourcing tools, templates, align stakeholder needs, identify supply alternatives, effectively communicate with suppliers and influence cross functional teams.
  • Track all projects and record work effort, timing and savings and ensure all projects adhere to the Global Procurement Policy.
  • Participate in at least 20 hrs of training annually to build on category intelligence and act as trusted advisors to the business.
  • Responsible for interfacing with technology domains to define technology project/services requirements; verify requirements across technology domains/departments.
  • Develop and leverage existing IT deal and negotiation strategy, and contract business terms with team, and lead negotiations with vendor, internal domain leads, and legal counsel. Perform expense and cost benefit analyses related to technology products/services associated with cost savings/reduction initiatives, benchmark products/services, market and vendors, and make recommendation based upon analyses. Support the development of the category strategy and lead the execution of the strategy
 
qualifications:
  • Looking for a junior level consultant with Procurement background. Procurement of vendors.
  • 2-5 years of experience in contract management, including negotiation strategy, proposal development and processes, and benchmarking vendor proposals.
  • 2-4 years' experience in strategic sourcing with strong background expertise in IT consulting, Master services agreements (MSA) and Statement of work (SOW) related activities.
  • Adequate knowledge of global IT suppliers.
  • Prior sourcing and contracting experience
  • Extensive working knowledge of Ariba, standard desktop applications (e.g. Microsoft Office)
 
skills: Excel

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skills

Excel

qualification

  • Looking for a junior level consultant with Procurement background. Procurement of vendors. 
  • 2-5 years of experience in contract management, including negotiation strategy, proposal development and processes, and benchmarking vendor proposals.
  • 2-4 years’ experience in strategic sourcing with strong background expertise in IT consulting, Master services agreements (MSA) and Statement of work (SOW) related activities.
  • Adequate knowledge of global IT suppliers.
  • Prior sourcing and contracting experience
  • Extensive working knowledge of Ariba, standard desktop applications (e.g. Microsoft Office)

responsibilities

  • Support the procurement of IT application development, maintenance and testing off-shore and domestic services.
  • Work with stakeholders at all levels to identify and meet sourcing requirements.
  • Execute sourcing strategies for key projects, which includes the ability to create and utilize the most appropriate sourcing tools, templates, align stakeholder needs, identify supply alternatives, effectively communicate with suppliers and influence cross functional teams.
  • Track all projects and record work effort, timing and savings and ensure all projects adhere to the Global Procurement Policy.
  • Participate in at least 20 hrs of training annually to build on category intelligence and act as trusted advisors to the business.
  • Responsible for interfacing with technology domains to define technology project/services requirements; verify requirements across technology domains/departments.
  • Develop and leverage existing IT deal and negotiation strategy, and contract business terms with team, and lead negotiations with vendor, internal domain leads, and legal counsel. Perform expense and cost benefit analyses related to technology products/services associated with cost savings/reduction initiatives, benchmark products/services, market and vendors, and make recommendation based upon analyses. Support the development of the category strategy and lead the execution of the strategy

educational requirements

Bachelor's degree