Procurement Category Leader

Our Utility client in California has direct hire positions that will report to the Director of Sourcing Portfolio CANDIDATES MUST LIVE IN CALIFORNIA. Working from your remote office with possible visit to the San Francisco Bay are headquarters.

Develops and manages key spend strategies and construction categories that support System Inspections. Will develop strategic category plans to optimize cost savings, service excellence, diversity spend, and total cost of ownership for the categories; effectively influence Lines of Business (LOB) including senior leadership to achieve understanding, acceptance, and commitment of sourcing strategies; and work with LOBs to develop, source and negotiate major contracts and play a key role in the Supplier Relationship Management/Scorecard process.

· Strategic and Tactical Procurement

· Manage stakeholder and supplier relationships

· Procurement, P2P, end to end sourcing

· Contracting knowledge

-Contract Writing from scratch

– Project Management to Manage Sourcing Event by way of 7 step Sourcing

-Demonstrated ability to have deep understanding of business needs (i.e. – how contracts will be used) and ability to deliver a product that meets those needs

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management or job-related discipline ORequivalent job-related experience and 5+ years of work experience in Construction strategic sourcing, category management, and/or contract management.

Knowledge of database and information systems – e.g., ARIBA, SAP or similar

Advanced proficiency of Microsoft Office products, especially Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word, etc.

Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management or job-related discipline OR equivalent job-related experience and 7 + years of construction related strategic sourcing experience. SAP or ARIBA a plus.

Job Details

Posted By

Nicholas Fratto

Location

San Francisco, CA

Company Name

ProcureAbility

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