Strategic Sourcing Consultant Professional Services - New Haven , Connecticut, United States, 06501

Overview

Our client is seeking a Strategic Sourcing Consultant who will provide leadership and direction for cross-functional teams, working closely with Global Operations, Finance, IT, and Legal departments to develop and implement robust global sourcing strategies for the Professional Services spend categories supporting corporate general & administrative groups. Responsibilities include Post Contract Management and Supplier Relationship Management, supporting Diverse Suppliers, etc. The individual will also provide support to ensure compliance related to FCPA and local laws/regulations, grants and spend transparency requirements across the organization.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Education: BA/BS in Operations, Finance, Business or comparable discipline; MBA desirable
  • 10 years of progressive global strategic sourcing and procurement experience (e.g., HR, Finance, Compliance, Communications, etc.). Consulting background is a plus.
  • Pharma background is STRONGLY preferred
  • Experience and knowledge of implementing and deploying strategic sourcing platforms
  • Advanced knowledge of procurement principles, theories and processes
  • Must be team oriented and able to to work across boundaries and borders and influence and lead procurement functional specialists
  • Must be a strong relationship builder with a proven track record of establishing and maintaining effective internal and external client relationships
  • Must possess excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and the ability to build effective and long-standing partnerships across the organization at all levels, particularly with senior management, operating business leaders, and line executives
  • Must be able to provide value added recommendations that will support long-term growth via process improvements that truly enhance the business
  • Well-versed in performance management and have the capability to be a strong business partner within the organization.
  • Must be able to dive deeply into the details of the business while staying focused on the big picture and be able to conceptualize both problems and solutions.

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