Strategic Sourcing Specialist (Winston-Salem, NC)

Lewis James Professional

Strategic Sourcing Specialist

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

Responsibilities:

  • Negotiating Contracts with IT suppliers, specifically in the software and services space.
  • Work with Business Units to define requirements.
  • Work with legal counsel to ensure that all contracts relating to product procurement contain all details of the negotiation.
  • Generate quote comparisons and contributing to internal supplier selection based on the quotes.
  • Provide solutions to improve company spending and outsourcing
  • Utilize systems to perform functions.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree Required.
  • Strong Strategic Sourcing and/or Commodity Management experience in Software and IT Services
  • Experience with standardizing specifications; rationalizing supply base, reducing consumption, and lowering total cost of ownership.
  • Experience leading formal reviews to gather business requirements and develop appropriate supplier specific sourcing strategies.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

For immediate consideration, please click “Apply” and use Job Code BHJOB11837_3545. 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_3545. Lewis James Professional is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V