Strategic Sourcing Specialist: Facilities & MRO

USD75000 - USD85000 per annum + Bonus + Package
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Job Level
Manager, Specialist
Full Time

Strategic Sourcing Specialist for Facilities & MRO - Global Energy Business - Clear Career Progression Path

Location: Houston, Texas (Full time)

Compensation: $75,000 - $85,000 + Bonus + Benefits

This global energy business is currently going through a huge period of growth and as a result they are looking to expand their successful Sourcing & Procurement function by hiring a Strategic Sourcing Specialist to support the Category Manager on Facilities & MRO.

Joining this business at the Strategic Sourcing Specialist level will automatically place you in a structured career path to learn from senior managers and progress within the procurement team to a Category Manager position.

Strategic Sourcing Specialist; Role Overview:

  • Delivering excellent cost savings through strategic sourcing activities, whilst ensuring quality and value are upheld within the Facilities & MRO category
  • Utilising superior analytics skills to analyse spends and present data in a rational and comprehensive manner, making recommendations on the best sourcing path to take
  • Supporting Senior Procurement Category Managers in managing and developing crucial suppliers within the Facilities and MRO market, including suppliers for HVAC and Engineering Services
  • Working closely with Senior Internal Stakeholders to understand and meet business needs whilst developing best practice procurement

Procurement Background and Requirements:

  • A strong background in strategic sourcing and support senior procurement professionals across the full end-to-end Procurement process, including RFI/RFQ, tendering, contracts and post-contract award management
  • Excellent understanding of the Facilities and MRO categories, and the range of suppliers within the market including or HVAC and Engineering Services
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills; negotiating and influencing at all seniority levels across both internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong academics; university degree (or equivalent) and industry qualifications preferred

This incredible opportunity will see the Strategic Sourcing Specialist working closely with the Senior Procurement Category Managers to develop and lead advanced sourcing strategies. Reporting directly one of the most senior managers in the function, the successful candidate can look forward to rapid career progression opportunities in this strong and stable company.

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