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Posted on 3/17/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Dallas, TX, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Customer Service
Management
Snowflake
Requirements
  • Serve as a Procurement partner and liaison to the business supporting all designated functions, Procurement projects, and vendor onboarding / management
  • Demonstrate an ability to build effective, strategic relationships with the business, vendors, and cross-functional teams
  • Collaborate with Snowflake's Legal and Security departments to ensure compliance with requirements and standard contract terms
  • Measure, manage and improve supplier performance against negotiated SLA s and quality metrics
  • Prioritize and lead multiple projects at the same time, working effectively with people at all skill & organizational levels, internally and externally
  • Develop and evaluate Master Service Agreements, Independent Contractor Agreements, and Statements of Work
  • Monitor and manage all new requisitions coming through our Procure-to-Pay platform
  • For each new request / engagement with Procurement team: assist business with next-steps and guidance on all action required from their end throughout the engagement; while managing expectations on turn-around time
  • Continue to monitor Supplier Onboarding & Supplier Management processes, for U.S. and abroad, and identify gaps and areas for improvement
  • Bachelor's degree, with a minimum of 5+ years of experience in Indirect-Procurement, with a strong understanding of Procure-to-Pay and the PR/PO lifecycle
  • Global experience in Indirect Procurement and supplier onboarding
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple task assignments
  • Strong understanding of legal concepts as related to vendor agreement contracts
  • Excellent relationship management skills, as well as the ability to work collaboratively with suppliers, and internal business customers, and senior management
  • Strong understanding of accounting/finance practices
  • Ability to find opportunities to optimize cost, improve service and other efficiency opportunities
  • Ability to summarize complex business issues and evaluate opportunities for improved functionality, cost savings, and SLAs
  • Ability to lead RFP processes and lead vendor negotiations through completion
  • Proven ability to drive positive change and build strong stakeholder relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across multi-functional teams
  • Demonstrate a solid understanding of how contracts are structured
  • Self-starter who can build sourcing/procurement credibility within groups not accustomed to working with procurement
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Process and customer service driven with a self-starter mentality
  • Experience as an internal-team-liaison overseeing TPRM (Third Party Risk Management) / Security review / Legal Review for new supplier onboarding
  • Experience working with multiple international geo-entities across AMS, EMEA, & APAC
  • Working system experience with P2P platform(s) (such as Workday, Coupa, Zip, etc.)
  • Experience implementing P2P platforms a plus
  • Working experience doing business with entities in Japan a plus
  • Analytical
  • Contract Management
  • Creative & Strategic
  • Technology passionate
  • Competitiveness
  • Data & Results Driven
Desired Qualifications
  • Multi-Lingual is a plus
Snowflake

1,001-5,000 employees

Data warehouse for the cloud
Company Overview
Snowflake has become a global force to help mobilize the world’s data. Snowflake enables thousands of organizations to have seamless access to explore, share, and unlock the true value of their data.
Benefits
  • We've got your back - We offer comprehensive health insurance plans, health savings accounts, robust retirement plans, and generous life and disability insurance.
  • A Balanced Lifestyle - All Snowflakes have access to our weekly online lunch and learns, virtual workout classes, and ergonomic work-from-home equipment. We offer on-demand mental health and wellness programs to support our employees and their families.
  • Your People Matter - Help offset the cost of growing your family with our fertility benefits and family planning resources. Count on our generous time-off and various leave plans for you to rest, refuel, and sustain a great work-life balance.
  • Global Snowflake Team - No matter where you are in the world, we will get you connected and supported with a work-from-home setup.
  • Treat Yourself - Personalize your Snowflake benefits by tapping into our employee discounts and pre-tax selections.
  • Invest In Your Future - Eligible employees enjoy new hire equity, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), and a quarterly bonus or commission program.
Company Values
  • Put Customers First
  • Integrity Always
  • Think Big
  • Be Excellent
  • Make Each Other the Best
  • Get It Done
  • Own It
  • Embrace Each Other's Differences