Kelly Services is currently seeking an
Senior Sourcing Specialist for one of our top Banking clients located in Pittsburgh, PA.
Job Title: Senior Sourcing Specialist
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Type:Temporary, potential Temp-To-Hire
Length: 3 months
Schedule: 8am - 5pm, M-F
Pay Rate: $27.00 - $37.50 per hour
Business need for this role:
This position will manage the corporations strategic sourcing process and leads process direction, oversight and methods for company contracts.
Five to seven years of experience in Supply Chain Management.
Outstanding liaison background across a large corporations business units.
Excellent management, meeting and facilitation skills presenting and enterprise of Company to its suppliers.
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office Suite of Products required.
Strong Oral and Written Communication Skills required
Analytical Ability/strategic Thinking required
Organizational/Multi-Tasking Abilities required
Contract Drafting/Management Skills required
Day to day responsibilities:
Directs work flow, assigning work responsibilities and providing assistance and technical guidance to both business partners and Sourcing leaders.
The employee is responsible for increasing shareholder value through significant dollar savings impact to the Companys bottom line and limiting the Companys risk and liability exposure through appropriate contract development
In this role you will manage and execute best-in-class sourcing strategies to include: identification of sourcing projects, conducting risk management/due diligence, leveraging electronic tools and technology, regularly participating in and/or leading price negotiations, contract preparation and execution, and providing information and influence to facilitate award decisions.
Responsible for understanding details and general market knowledge of assigned commodity products and services.
Employee is also responsible for sales, marketing and change management efforts across all levels of the organization.
Provides value added consultation and recommends process reengineering and efficiencies where applicable.
Interfaces with all levels of management and frequently serves as a liaison between external providers and internal business partners for moderate to complex situations/projects and decisions that may have a significant impact to the Company.
Degrees or certifications required:
Bachelor degree in business, finance, accounting, supply chain management or business related field.
Ideal vs Average Candidate:
Experience negotiating technology contracts.
Working in a Cyber Security Environment.
Who is this workers main interaction going to be with?
Various business partners throughout the bank
How will performance be measured:
Through cost savings and cost avoidance
Contract renewals on time
If you're interested in the position please send a follow up email (with your resume) to
for further consideration.
Thank you for your time and I look forward to working with you.
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