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Strategic Sourcing Manager, Legal, Finance, Sales, Travel and Consulting
Posted on 7/7/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
San Diego, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Data Analysis
Management
Research
Sales
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
Word/Pages/Docs
Requirements
  • In-depth knowledge and familiarity with the sourcing landscape
  • First-class professional and interpersonal communication skills for collaboration with diverse internal and external resources and groups
  • Excellent organization and time management skills to oversee simultaneously occurring projects, tasks, and deadlines
  • Expert knowledge of office productivity, word-processing and various other computer-based or online website proposal software. Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Working knowledge of RFP process and standard business practices and procedures
  • Both strategic and tactical sourcing experience
  • Ability to articulate category strategies
  • Solid judgment and ability to make good decisions
  • Comfortable negotiating and networking
  • Ability to gather and analyze data and to work with figures
  • Ability to work independently
  • Can-do mentality
Responsibilities
  • Conducts supplier analysis, evaluates potential suppliers, and support the overall supplier qualification process, develops and create sourcing plans and category strategies, requests for proposal, and other sourcing documents, evaluates and recommends purchasing and sourcing decision to management
  • Review spend analysis, assess and prioritize opportunities
  • Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
  • Craft negotiation strategies and close deals with optimal results
  • Partner with stakeholders to ensure clear requirements documentation
  • Perform cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking
  • Assess, manage and mitigate risks
  • Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers
  • Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
  • Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand
  • Actively seek out industry knowledge through research, trade shows, conferences and online training, establishing yourself as a trusted advisor
ServiceNow

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Company Overview
ServiceNow provides cloud-based solutions that define, structure, manage, and automate services for enterprise operations.