Lewis James Professional

Sourcing Manager

Lewis James Professional is a woman-owned staff augmentation, project consulting and direct hire search and placement firm. We are currently seeking a Sourcing Manager for a contract opportunity with a financial services client.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with the volume of contracts in being drive by the creation of conversion activities.
  • Successfully lead, execute and manage sourcing category initiatives sourcing activities.
  • Interact with internal Business Units.
  • Help define requirements.
  • Negotiate business and legal terms and document in a contract.
  • Negotiate pricing of new and renewals.
  • Update data in Ariba, SharePoint and other required tools.
  • Present strategy of larger deals to Category Director.

 

Qualifications:

  • High School or Equivalent.
  • Strong Strategic Sourcing and/or Commodity Management experience.
  • Prior experience working closely with external suppliers/partners including: negotiations, contract negotiations and contract development.
  • Experience with standardizing specifications; rationalizing supply base, reducing consumption, and lowering total cost of ownership.
  • Ability to manage multiple sourcing efforts with competing deadlines.
  • Experience leading formal requirement reviews to gather business requirements and develop appropriate supplier specific sourcing strategies.
  • Ability to develop and deliver presentations to include sourcing strategy, alternatives, cost models, etc. working with Category Managers and others to achieve finalization and sign-off.

For immediate consideration, please click “Apply” and use Job Code BHJOB11837_3197. You may also send a copy of your resume to: resumes@lewisjamesprofessional.com and enter only the following job code in the subject line: BHJOB11837_3197. Lewis James Professional is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V