Global Sourcing Specialist Procurement

  • Location
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • Job type
  • Category
    Office, Clerical & Administrative - Buyer / Purchasing

Adecco, a division of the world leader in the recruitment of office and finance professionals is currently recruiting for an Global Sourcing Specialist / Procurement in Boston, MA!

3 month contract

Job Description:

Part time: The hours are flexible, 3 days a week/8 hour days on site in Boston

This position is for an established professional individual contributor in Global Sourcing, who works independently with minimal supervision. This position negotiates for the procurement of goods, services, and supplies, implements sound supply chain strategies, and analyzes price proposals to minimize cost and ensure optimal product quality.

The Sourcing Specialist’s primary duties are to assist the Sourcing Managers/Directors in various commodity categories, managing the relationship between vendors. This individual will leverage the capabilities of the various supply markets - achieving sustainable ongoing cost reductions. This work will require the Sourcing Specialist to work with Operating Companies to execute projects related to the sourcing and procurement of various spend categories that include human resources, training, talent acquisition and professional Services. This position will report to a Sourcing Manger.

Knowledge and skills
• Knowledge of business unit and/or organization
• Knowledge and understanding of the competition, industry trends and technology innovation
• Knowledge of MS Excel, Access and Power Point
• Proven ability aggressively save costs
• Strong written & verbal communication skills
• Strong problem resolution and consensus building skills
• Strong multi-tasking abilities
• Knowledge of procurement processes and experience with Requests for Proposals and Requests for Information

Reports to: Sourcing Manager

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Reference number US_EN_2_022862_403396