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Procurement Analyst

Kelly Services
Waltham, MA 02454
Every day, Kelly Services connects professionals with opportunities to advance their careers. We currently have an exciting 4 month contract opportunity for a Procurement Analyst in Waltham, MA!




+ **Title:** Senior Procurement Analyst

+ **Duration:** 4 months (great potential for extension)

+ **Location:** Waltham, MA



**Essential Job Duties:**



This role focuses on technology sourcing from suppliers and solution providers covering approximately $250M in annual spend. The optimal candidate will have experience in strategic sourcing as primary skills and have the ability to interact with stakeholders to develop sourcing and supplier strategies.




+ **Key skillsets are as follows:**

+ Leading strategic sourcing and contributing to complex negotiations and contracting as it relates to IT spend, including but not limited to IT Hardware and Networking, Cloud/SaaS/Enterprise Application Software and Infrastructure Software, VARs (Value Added Resellers), Telecom, Unified Communications, IT Managed Services and IT Outsourcing

+ Project management and managing cross-functional teams and suppliers

+ Work collaboratively with stakeholders to create value across business units

+ Lead, drive and manage identification of annual sourcing project pipelines

+ Understands and executes the tenets of supplier segmentation and rationalization/consolidation, with the goal of improving buying power, delivering lower cost and optimizing the supply base, in accordance with category management strategies

+ Leveraging suppliers, trends and new/emerging technologies to add value for stakeholders and drive cost savings and efficiencies



**Experience and Required Skills:**




+ Bachelors degree in Business, Engineering, Supply Chain Management or related

+ 3+ years of indirect or direct sourcing responsibility required; experience with IT strategic sourcing preferred

+ Project/program management experience preferred

+ Must be proficient in MS Office applications with advanced knowledge of MS Excel and PowerPoint

+ Experience with eSourcing and Request to Pay (R2P) tools such as Ariba a plus

+ Ability to negotiate the best possible terms with suppliers that have a far-reaching impact on our business

+ Experience negotiating pricing, contract terms and conditions including statements of work (SOWs)



**Important information:** This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. Applicants must be legally permitted to work in the United States. Please contact Kaitlyn McEldowney ( kaif941@kellyservices.com ) for immediate consideration.




**Why Kelly** **** **?**



As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping
you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ
each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a
leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable
a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety
of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females,
individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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Posted: 2019-08-14 Expires: 2019-11-07

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