Sr. Sourcing Specialist in Sunnyvale, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Sunnyvale, CA
  • Job Type:
    Human Resources
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    6/7/2018
  • Job ID:
    119534
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    9197827440

Job Description

SR. SOURCING SPECIALIST 
Start By Date: ASAP
 

PRIMARY DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Perform sourcing, negotiation, supplier selection and contract review within assigned supplier and commodity categories. 
  • Review assigned purchase orders and contracts, negotiate costs and contractual terms prior to PO assurance and contract execution.
  • Analyze and interpret data to identify cost saving opportunities and recommend sourcing strategy and contract award decisions.
  • Develop sourcing strategy and conduct supplier negotiations with the capability to meet targets, manage concessions and deliver results.
  • Manage supplier relationship and improve supplier performance. 
  • Administer supplier contracts and maintain associated documentations and reports.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication and presentation skills for effective dealings with internal stakeholders, executive team, suppliers and team members.
  • 5+ years in Purchasing and Contract Negotiation. Experienced with developing request for proposals, soliciting bids, performing bid analysis, contract negotiation and contract review. 
  • Recent experience with Oracle 11i Purchasing Module or similar ERP system is required. 
  • In depth knowledge and experience negotiating a wide range of consulting agreements, subcontract agreements, statement of works including legal terms and conditions.
  • Track record of successfully negotiating large national and global contracts resulting in significant saving
  • Expert level working with Excel, Power Point, and Word.
     

EDUCATION: 

  • Minimum undergraduate degree in Procurement, Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance or related discipline required 
  • MBA preferred, Procurement and Supply Chain Certifications a plus 

This is a contingent/temporary position offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path. 
Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.
To learn more about Volt, please visit: http://www.volt.com and to see more of our job postings, please visit: http://jobs.volt.com
Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.