Robert Half Accountemps Purchasing in Atlanta, Georgia
Large company in the Atlanta area is seeking a Sourcing Analyst on the temporary basis. The selected candidate will have experience identifying, evaluating, and selecting vendors to meet internal business needs, managing sourcing processes and completing necessary documentation (including RFQs, RFIs, and RFPs), and conducting vendor capability and suitability assessments. This role will assist in negotiating product/service pricing and contractual terms and conditions. RESPONSIBILITIES Drive competitive sourcing events and support contingent labor vendor selection process. Execute detailed base-lining and spend analytics within categories of ownership. Track ongoing compliance of continent labor category and drive escalation process for non-approved system spend activities. Assist Senior Category Manager in supplier escalation processes and supplier relationship management/issue resolution. Drive implementation planning and execution for identified purchasing opportunities within new or existing suppliers and solutions. Maintain knowledge of suppliers within contingent labor categories for opportunity identification and business case development. Drive special project opportunities within contingent labor categories (supplier and cost benchmarking and research, etc). Solicits formal and informal bids for requested services, taking into account price, terms, delivery, compatibility, total cost of the supplier's ability to meet their responsibilities. Optimize supply base moving towards a few strategic suppliers. Establish balanced scorecard selection metrics that extend beyond purchase price. Develops and implements Program standards, procedures, guidance and discipline. Identifies change management opportunities and develops recommendations. REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's degree required Intermediate to advanced experience in Microsoft Excel Self-starter, detail oriented, and strong written/ verbal ability 2 years + experience working within analytics For confidential consideration, please forward your resume to Caroline.Goode@accountemps.com.
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