Full-Time

Strategic Sourcing Manager

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Anaplan

Anaplan

1,001-5,000 employees

Connected planning platform for business forecasting

Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

Miami, FL, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
PowerPoint/Keynote/Slides
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years experience in purchasing/sourcing
  • Experience in Technology, Finance or other corporate function negotiation, SOW development, and execution
  • Expertise in converting business requirements into scoped project requirements capable of becoming statements of work
  • Ability to work efficiently in a dynamic environment
  • Excellent communication, analytical, leadership, and negotiating skills
  • Proficiency in Contract Lifecycle Management tools, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Project Management Tools required
Responsibilities
  • Drive complex sourcing strategies, scope requirements, business partnerships, and navigate complexity within a growing global matrixed organization
  • Lead or facilitate the supplier selection, RFP, and negotiation process to deliver agreements that include excellent long-term pricing models, measurable service level/performance criteria, effective remedies for non-performance, mechanisms for monitoring performance/remedies, etc.
  • Proven ability to drive value creation including cost reduction, avoidance, and TCO
  • Act as an advisor to BU stakeholders with regard to market insights, supplier selection, and favorable legal and commercial terms
  • Maintain strong external focus by leveraging industry peers, organizations, associations and by continuing to build strong relationships outside of Anaplan
  • Communicate effectively and frequently, listen carefully, and actively seek and value the perspectives of others
  • Propose and drive opportunities for optimal value through analysis of current spend and external category analysis and benchmarking
  • Idea maker and change agent for process improvement implementation
  • Explore and evaluate sourcing options from the business’ perspective to find suppliers and solutions that best meet its needs
  • Bring business and sourcing perspectives together, helping the business to see the potential and impact of sourcing recommendations
  • Manage preferred supplier relationships, monitor performance and analyze category spend, support building and maintenance of category plans in connection with business leaders to define and strategically leverage spending with a proactive focus on major spend initiatives
  • Be a champion for change that can act decisively to drive decisions, while demonstrating agility to support the evolution of business needs
  • Feel bold and empowered to provide input into ongoing process improvements and tool design

Anaplan provides a robust connected planning platform known for its comprehensive modeling and strategic planning capabilities, catering to finance and operational leaders across various industries. Working at this company offers the opportunity to be part of a team that drives meaningful decision-making processes, boosted by cutting-edge technology and a focus on continuous forecasting and scenario modeling. The environment here is ideal for those who value precision, agility, and a culture that champions innovative planning solutions that meet the unique needs of diverse clientele.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding

$299.9M

Headquarters

Miami, Florida

Founded

2006

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

-9%

2 year growth

-12%

Benefits

Insurance, Health & Wellness- Accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance, Dental Insurance, Disability Insurance, Health Insurance, Vision Insurance, Life Insurance, Health Savings Account (HSA), Maternity & Paternity Leave, Unlimited PTO, Gym Discount, Sick Time

Financial & Retirement - 401k 50% match on the first 3% of base salary, Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP), Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Roth 401k

Home - Bereavement Leave, Fertility Assistance, Immigration Assistance, Relocation Bonus, Remote Work