Sourcing Specialist

  • Location
    Cleveland, Ohio
  • Job type
  • Category
    Industrial & Manufacturing - Supply / Material

Adecco is currently assisting a partnering client in their search to fill a Lead Sourcing Specialist role in Cleveland, OH! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

POSITION: Lead Sourcing Specialist
LOCATION: Cleveland, OH
HOURS: 8:00 AM- 5:00 PM M - F
DURATION: 3 months (contract)
PAY: $53.95/hr.

Job Description
Hiring Manger’s Note
The manager is looking for a lead sourcing specialist that has at least 8-10 years of experience within the finance / technology sector. They are focusing on candidates who would have worked for large Finance organizations. Similar experience would be to negotiating/contract: Loan Originations services such as appraisals, credit reports, flood determinations, and other lending industry products and services.

**Strong negotiation skills / previous negotiation experience is a must. **

In addition to the previously listed Ariba software they would also like for candidate to have Ariba contract management and procurement experience. They should also have strong excel skills in order to help support analytics.

General Information
As a Lead Sourcing Specialist:

You will be based in Pittsburgh, PA

This position will manage the corporation’s strategic sourcing process and leads process direction, oversight and methods for company contracts.

Directs work flow, assigning work responsibilities and providing assistance and technical guidance to both business partners and Sourcing leaders.

In addition, the employee is responsible for increasing shareholder value through significant dollar savings impact to the Company’s bottom line and limiting the Company’s risk and liability exposure through appropriate contract development.

The incumbent will work with a high level of autonomy and will provide feedback and updates to Strategic Sourcing Manager; as well ensuring their job responsibilities are performed in a manner consistent with corporate and technology risk management standards

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

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

Job Description
The successful candidate will have the following qualification:

Bachelor degree in business, finance, accounting, supply chain management or business-related field.

8 – 10+ years of experience in Supply Chain Management.

Outstanding liaison background across a large corporation’s business units.

Excellent management, meeting and facilitation skills presenting and enterprise of PNC 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
Other competencies desired:

Experience with Ariba Buyer/Professional desired

Project/Vendor Management experience preferred

***The manager will be looking to start this candidate ASAP***

***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***

How to Apply: Click on “Apply Now” to be considered for this position or any other opportunities with Adecco.

RECRUITER: Once candidates have applied, resumes will be screened for review. I will reach out to you if are chosen for the next step in the application process. If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to:
Taj Rolin
Email: (preferred)
Office: 470.219.6864

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