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Strategic Sourcing Specialist - Professional Services

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Jersey City, United States

  • Global Management Consulting and Professional Services Firm

  • Excellent career opportunity with a growing business

About Our Client

Our client is a global management consulting and professional services firm

Job Description

Our client is seeking a Strategic Sourcing Specialist who will be responsible for the Professional Services spend category to include management consultants, legal services, recruitment, HR, etc. The Strategic Sourcing Specialist will be responsible for the following:

  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with business partners
  • Lead assigned sourcing initiatives, which vary in terms of scope and scale
  • Conduct market tenders and manage the evaluation across a cross functional team to determine supplier selection
  • Understand business requirements and shaping deals to meet those requirements
  • Negotiate deals to achieve optimal commercial terms
  • Draft contracts based on standard terms and conditions
  • Build relationships with key suppliers and multiple client groups
  • Maintain market awareness for assigned categories and contributing to sourcing area plans and business development
  • Adhere to the corporate standards, including using the defined sourcing tools and processes in delivery of sourcing initiatives

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor degree in business or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in strategic sourcing within professional services such as managing consultants, legal services, recruitment, HR, etc.
  • Proven capability of managing multi-million dollar sourcing projects
  • Experience understanding contracts and ability in contract drafting, with limited requirement for specialist legal support
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and deliver results

What's on Offer

  • $110,000 - $130,000 total compensation
  • Medical, dental, & vision
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401k
  • etc.

More Info / Apply

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