Sourcing Consultant

  • Location
    Alpharetta, Georgia
  • Job type
    Contract/Temporary
  • Salary
    $ 60 - $ 80 / Year
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Supply / Material

Adecco, a division of the world leader in the recruitment of office and finance professionals is currently recruiting for a Sourcing Consultant in Alpharetta, Ga. This opportunity is working with one of our premier clients.   Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

 

***Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis. This employer will not sponsor applicants with the following work visas: H1B, H2B, E3, TN1***

 

please feel free to reach out to: Matthew Greene at Matthew.Greene@adeccona.com,

 

PositionSourcing Consultant

ShiftsMon-Fri 8:30-4:30

Location: Alpharetta, Ga

Duration: 6 Months 

 


Job Responsibilities/Description: 

  • Position Summary
    The Sourcing Consultant will be supporting the Services Sourcing team to develop and implement category strategies, design sourcing plans, coordinate negotiations and implement contracts.

    Key Responsibilities
    - Support Services category (Business Consulting Services/ IT Services) end-to-end, from developing strategy to identifying ways to enhance activities for each individual Business Unit
    - Constantly assess category scope and daily activities to identify areas of improvement and automation leading to elimination or redistribution of tactical tasks
    - Manage sourcing activities using advanced sourcing levers (RFI/RFPs, supplier relationship management, total cost of ownership analyses etc) as part of a multi-year sourcing pipeline plan to drive total value, including cost savings and supplier innovation, for McKesson 
    - Conduct analysis of qualitative and quantitative characteristics, including suppliers’ capabilities, operational objectives, risk profile, and financial positioning
    - Drive corporate compliance to the preferred-supplier program via end-user change management and communications programs
    - Work closely with MSP and Procurement Operations teams to manage day-to-day operational support for select programs to ensure high levels of end user satisfaction
    - Lead category reporting in the areas of spend, savings, supplier performance metrics
    - Serve as liaison to Finance, Legal, IT, HR, Business Units, and other groups to ensure internal reporting meets the needs of the stakeholders

    EXPECTED COMPETENCIES
    - Previous experience of sourcing a “services” category (e.g. business consulting/ IT services/ marketing services etc)
    - Strong experience negotiating rates and business terms within and amending Master Services Agreements.
    - Excellent communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills, including assertiveness, courage, and the ability to influence others 
    - Excellent relationship management skills, demonstrating mature confidence and integrity
    - Business analysis skills to drive and implement sourcing aligned with the stakeholders’ strategies
    - Demonstrated ability to work autonomously, and as a part of a team
    - Ability to work in a team environment to collate and act upon feedback from all levels within the business and sourcing environments

    REQUIREMENTS
    - BS/BA preferred
    - 3+ years of sourcing experience
    - Travel to internal customer locations (max 10%; local)
    - SAP SRM, Ariba, or similar technology solution experience preferred. Expertise in eRFX, contract and analytics tools
    - Proven project management including business case development, conflict management, written and verbal presentation skills
    - Mastery in MS Office tools, to include Excel, Word, and Powerpoint. Excel proficiencies must include vlookups, pivot tables, and macros.

    Work Schedule
    8:00-5:00pm, M-F. No OT

 

 

please feel free to reach out to: Matthew Greene at Matthew.Greene@adeccona.com,

 

Adecco offers a competitive benefit package.

   

The Adecco Group is a global leader in HR services.  Our group connects over 700,000 associates with our business clients each day through our 6,600 offices in over 70 countries and territories around the world.  We offer employment opportunities at any stage in your professional career.  Contact us today to discuss available contract and direct hire positions.  Adecco Group offers benefits including Holiday, 401(k), Insurance Benefit Plans and Service/Anniversary Bonus opportunities.  

 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

 

 

Important information: This position is being recruited for by Adecco’s National Recruitment Center, not your local Adecco Branch Office. To be considered for this position, you must use the “apply now” button to submit your resume.



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