JobWatch

9 days old

Sr. Procurement Manager

Kelly Services
Atlanta, GA 30309
**Sr. Procurement Manager**


+ **Atlanta, Georgia (30339)**

+ **Temp-to-perm**

+ **Must be local to Atlanta site - working from home for now (may change in the future)**


**SUMMARY:**


Be a part of a world class Procurement team!


+ This individual will be responsible for executing the category strategy and product/service sourcing process, while providing input for continuous process improvement in those areas.

+ This person will also be responsible for ongoing supplier management of vendors within the Assurant Corporate Sourcing Category, including HR, Legal, Finance, Facilities, Marketing, etc.

**Previous Experience That Makes You Stand Out:**


+ Management consulting experience or sourcing/procurement experience at large multinational firms

+ Experience in process transformation, cost reduction, and global delivery model strategy highly desirable

+ Strong background in working on enterprise-wide projects for large complex organizations.


**Category Strategy Execution Of Daily Requirements**


+ Conduct strategic studies of various operational areas and vendors assigned to the manager.

+ Define global delivery model solution such that it maximizes the value of the respective deal for Assurant, prevents leakage of value and minimizes risks associated with the relationship, ensuring cost-savings measures are realized.

+ Work on developing the strong financial business case for various strategic opportunities.

+ Work with existing and new suppliers to develop new innovative solutions and validate internal hypothesis of category strategy.

+ Develop strong relationships with stakeholders to embed yourself in their planning process

+ Supplier Management

+ Lead complex supplier negotiations requiring an understanding of contractual terms and sourcing levers as required.

+ Stakeholder/Relationship Management

+ Directly interact with senior leadership of the categories you manage

+ Orchestrate and facilitate vendor meetings between senior leadership

+ Partner with stakeholders to create and launch tactical implementation plans.


**Basic Qualifications:**


**Education:**


+ Minimum Bachelors degree from an accredited institution in business, finance, economics, engineering, supply chain or equivalent


**Professional Experience:**


+ 5 years relevant experience in (a) sourcing / procurement/ vendor management at large multinational companies or (b) shared services and outsourcing advisory or operational consulting

+ Financial acumen with 3 or more years of experience in roles developing business cases for sourcing programs and/or outsourcing services (client or provider)

+ Hands-on experience in creating/executing/scoring/concluding RFPs and negotiating complex contracts


**Knowledge and Skills:**


+ Proven track record in outsourcing benchmarking, market analyses and contract negotiations

+ Master knowledge of industry standard / best-in-class contract terms and conditions (T&C), especially around information securing and risk management

+ Advanced problem solving and critical thinking skills in a team environment

+ Excellent interpersonal, facilitation, communication and influencing skills especially with senior level executives

+ Demonstrated ability to function in a team environment and highly matrixed, global environment

+ Strong financial acumen; ability to understand outsourcing impact to P&L, ability to develop complex business cases & continually assess/determine total cost of ownership at both a functional level and supplier level

+ Strong Excel modeling skills and PowerPoint presentation skills

+ Evidence of successful management of large programs and projects


**Preferred Qualifications:**


**Education:**


+ MBA degree


**Knowledge and Skills:**


+ Proven ability to multi-task

+ Strong oral, written, and organizational skills with attention to detail

+ Independent thinking, good judgment, and creative problem-solving skills

+ Strong business planning skills

+ Strong knowledge of project management

+ Self-starter without need for micromanagement

**Work Authorization:**


+ Must be a U.S. Citizen or Green Card Holder


******* ( **Kelly Services does not expense relocation or interview costs)*****


**Important information** : To be immediately considered, please send an updated **WORD DOCX** version of your resume to **Deas172@kellyservices.com.**


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


Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.


**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-04-28 Expires: 2021-05-29

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Sr. Procurement Manager

Kelly Services
Atlanta, GA 30309

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast