Vendor Management Analyst, IT

Meadwestvaco Norcross , GA 30071

Posted 7 months ago

Vendor Management Analyst, IT
3169 Holcomb Bridge Rd, Jefferson Plaza

Norcross, Georgia, 30071

United States

WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock's 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at

Title: IT Vendor Management Office Analyst

Location: Atlanta, GA

Reports to: Product Owner, IT VMO

Job Overview:

The IT Vendor Management Office Analyst will utilize their strong supply chain background to help operationalize WestRock's IT Vendor Management Office by managing key and strategic vendors to ensure compliance with contract requirements and performance expectations. Additionally, the IT VMO Analyst will help establish a software asset management capability to ensure WestRock's compliance with software license entitlements.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Maintain vendor review session calendar

  • Gather and analyze vendor performance data

  • Prepare for and support vendor reviews with applicable performance data

  • Support contract renewal negotiation preparations and activities

  • Identify and recommend VMO process enhancements

  • Assist in the development of the Software Asset Management capability

  • Maintain the Software Asset Management tool and data


  • 8-12 years' experience

  • 4 Year Degree

  • Experience in supply chain and vendor management

  • Contract negotiating experience

  • Experience with vendor performance metrics development, analysis, and interpretation

  • Experience with reviewing and understanding contracts and performance terms

  • Strong individual contributor

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong Microsoft Office skills

  • Experience with procurement systems (e.g. Ariba or other ERP native applications)

  • Vendor Management Office experience a plus

  • Master's Degree a plus

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce:

Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.

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