9 days old

Vendor Relationship Manager

Kelly Services
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Our client, an American provider of human resources software and services company, is currently seeking a Vendor Relationship Manager for a 6 month contract to hire opportunity. The position is located in Minneapolis, MN.

By working for our client, you will be exposed to a global human capital management software company that provides solutions for organizations of all sizes, from small businesses to global organizations, work in a fast paced corporate environment and be an integral part to the team.

**In addition to working with the worlds most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:**

**-** **Competitive pay**

**-** **Paid holidays**

**-** **Year-end bonus program**

**-** **Recognition and incentive programs**

**-** **Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center**

The hours and pay for this position are as follows

+ Monday to Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

+ Pay rate is up to $47.88 per hour W2

**Your responsibilities will include (but not limited to):**

+ Act as the key point of contact for all vendor engagements in partnership with key business stakeholders

+ Facilitate end to end vendor management process with internal stakeholders including: legal, risk management, finance, information security and privacy, and information technology teams.

+ Comply with organizational requirements as published through procedural and policy documentation, while ensure constructive relationships are maintained throughout the vendor management process.

+ Drive and enhance organizational value and efficiency.

+ Serve as the primary contact for vendor and other 3rd party related questions, training, policy and procedure interpretation and alignment by all departments.

+ Handle vendor disputes and negotiate timely and fair resolution while collaborating with internal stakeholders.

+ Stay current with company business strategy while driving progressive, growth oriented vendor management policy and procedure

+ Meet regularly with supported business leaders to ensure understanding of process performance and/or recommendations to enhance policies, procedures and programs as needed.

+ Review specifications, analyze market and select potential suppliers, lead the RFx process

+ Evaluate/manage vendor/suppliers through KPIs and scorecards.

+ Lead vendor management projects as assigned using the joint company workflow tool

Requires a Bachelors degree in Business or related field and 3-5 years of related experience. Must have strong negotiations skills with a focus on win/win outcomes. Must have strong written and verbal communication across all levels of the organization. Experience with software / technology buying for large organizations. Demonstrated experience applying principles of financial analysis and reporting. Lean/Continuous Improvement and Change Management experience a plus.

****Important information** : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position **(** **_tanr937@kellyservices.com_** **)**

**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.
Posted: 2020-01-10 Expires: 2020-02-10

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