Sr Procurement Operations Professional | Fixtures

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Oct 12, 2017
Jan 05, 2018
Employment Status
Full Time
JOIN US AS A SR. PROCURMENT OPS PROFESSIONALAbout This OpportunityPossesses deep knowledge of assigned categories and partner/client business needs.  Develops and implements documented expectations and feedback systems with suppliers.  Communicates and enforces change control expectations and systems.  Comprehends project management approaches and implements them in projects.  Develops plans for continuous improvement with internal partner and supplier input.  Supports contract extensions and amendments with existing business relationships.  Purchases/negotiates spot buys.  Has the ability to lead cross-functional project teams.
  • Partners with key internal partners to  track performance trends, identifies opportunities for continuous improvement, and develops plans to improve systemic performance
  • Works closely with suppliers on advanced operational support
  • Leads Project-level CFTs to ensure Indirect Supply and Service needs are identified, planned and delivered in a timely, cost effective and high-quality manner
  • Leads forecasting processes to accurately capture demand
  • Skilled communicator with CFT, vendors, and Enterprise Leadership
  • Leverages inputs from business clients Procurement teams to forecast future demand
  • Involved in benchmarking of suppliers on Price and Process
  • Completes other analysis and reporting as assigned by Manager
  • Leads work with limited directionRequirements
  • 4 year college degree and/or equivalent experience
  • 2-6 years of relevan experience
  • Strong written & verbal communication skills
  • Public speaking and presenting skills
  • Experience with analytical tools and able to perform data modeling and analysis
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite
  • Ability to maintain a flexible work scheduleDesired Requirements
  • MBA