Beacon Hill Technology's premier fin-tech client in Appleton is looking for a dynamic Procurement Consultant to join their team. They are going through a massive facilities renovation and have shifted things around internally. They are looking for a Category Manager or Procurement Specalist that has focused most of their career in IT procurement.
This is a contract, potential contract to hire role. This company has committed to a minimum 6 month contract and will re-evaluate the permanent need after that time period.
Reporting to the Director of Corporate Procument, this Procurement Consultant will be responsible for:
Develops and executes sourcing strategy, develops requests for solicitations from suppliers, facilitates creation of criteria for supplier selection, develops and executes negotiation strategies while often leading negotiation discussions. Drafts contracts with some support from law and stakeholder areas, creates purchase order requests and develops and executes supplier relationship management activities.
Creates and retains critical records and summary information related to transactions in established repositories. This job may be responsible for a specific spend category such as Travel, Technology or Professional Services, leasing activities, etc. or may provide broad support to a business function or group business functions within the company. This role has a strong service orientation in support of internal clients and a strong protection role in mitigating risks assumed by the company as a result of utilizing goods and services from third party suppliers.
Duties and Responsibilities
Leads the strategic sourcing process including defining sourcing strategy, developing requests for solicitation from vendors, negotiating contracts, drafting contract language and facilitating post contract vendor relationship management in the selection and management of the company's suppliers
Develop and maintain technical and business expertise in the assigned spend category(s) or functional area supported
Responsible for driving ongoing productivity improvements in the spend category
Responsible for developing, implementing and managing the requisition, purchase order and fulfillment processes within the assigned spend category
Coach and provide consultation to clients, resolve vendor disputes and drive procurement best practices across all divisions/departments/business units for assigned category
Responsible for monitoring and managing optimal internal client satisfaction while mitigating risk assumed by the organization
Uphold internal and external policies, regulations and laws
Beacon Hill Staffing Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
IT Procurement, Corporate Procurement
Beacon Hill Staffing Group, LLC