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Products Sourcing & Procurement Manager

 

Position:   Products Sourcing & Procurement Manager

Category: Direct Hire

Location:  Atlanta, Georgia; Chicago, Illinois; Boston, Massachusetts; Charlotte, North Carolina; Cincinnati, Ohio; Louisiana, ; Minneapolis, Minnesota ; New York; New Jersey; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; San Francisco, California; Seattle, Washington; Washington, DC; Milwaukee, Wisconsin; additional locations negotiable

 

Summary

The Products S&P team designs, builds and operates comprehensive strategies, processes, technologies and operating models to drive business outcomes for our Products Clients.  More specifically, a Sourcing & Procurement Manager is expected play a key role in major transformational programs. Programs may be focused on:

·         Integrated Source to Pay Transformation linking strategy, people, process, and technology design and implementation to Client business outcomes

·         Strategic cost reduction applying The company methodologies and capabilities in Sourcing and Procurement

·         Development and implementation of Transformational Strategic Sourcing strategies

·         Development of long term Client- company S&P operating models

·         Collaborating with Clients on operational thought leadership, including leveraging the company methodologies, knowledge and innovation/ideation practices

·         Procure to pay process and technology strategy, design and implementation

 

Responsibilities

·         Interacts with Program Management levels at Clients and helps define strategic direction for S&P programs that support long-term Client business goals

·         Manages mid-sized programs and teams at a Client or within the company

·         Provides comprehensive solutions to challenging business problems for our Clients, particularly related to Strategic Cost Reduction

·         Leverages their S&P knowledge and experience to provide strategic and effective business solutions to our Products Clients

·         Is entrepreneurial in decision-making and finding unique approaches to addressing critical business challenges

·         Demonstrates leadership and contributes as part of a learning organization to grow their individual the company’s team capabilities

·         Collaborates internally to bring the best of the company to solve problems for our Clients

 

Requirements

·         A minimum of 3 years of Consulting experience with a focus on:

·         Strategic Sourcing 

·         Contracts Management 

·         Supplier Relationship Management 

·         Procure-to-Pay Technology Platforms 

·         Shared Services/Global Business Services/Integrated Business Services

·         Must have experience in managing and leading workstreams and other consultants for a minimum of 1 year.

·         Bachelor's Degree required

·         Ability to routinely travel up to 75% (Mon-Thur) and occasionally Fridays as needed based on client or project demands

 

Preferred Qualifications

·         External Consulting experience and:

·         Strategic Sourcing

·         Contracts Management

·         Supplier Relationship Management

·         Procure-to-Pay Technology Platforms

·         Recent and relevant Products Industry experience (Consumer Goods, Retail, Pharmaceuticals, Automotive, Industrials, Industrial Equipment)

·         Bachelor’s Degree required, advanced degree preferred

·         May consider candidates who have deep internal industry experience at the Manager level if they’ve done internal consulting type projects.

 

Work Authorization

Successful applicants will be required to provide documents/credentials that will allow them to work legally in the U.S.

 

Compensation

W2; Competitive benefits and salary

 

About Prolinx

Prolinx Services is a professional consulting company that provides our clients with specialized services and business solutions. Having the right people in place is paramount to the success of our client's organization. Prolinx Services is dedicated to providing people with the skills, background and work styles that match our client's needs and preferences. We also place great emphasis on the satisfaction of our consultants. Prolinx strives to create harmonious work arrangements and win-win situations for all involved parties.

 

To apply for this position, please send your Resume/CV to recruiting@prolinxservices.com