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STRATEGIC SOURCING MANAGER

Atlanta, GA 30303
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\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe Strategic Sourcing Manager position is responsible for leading the development and execution of sourcing strategies for an assign product group.\u0026nbsp;This position will report into the Procurement Department, which focuses on sourcing critical indirect commodities, materials, components, supplies and/or services for the Company in accordance with standard operating procedures and contract requirements.\u0026nbsp; This role will work with domestic and international suppliers to formulate purchase agreements.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003Cbr /\u003EKey Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EResponsible for supporting and conducting strategic negotiation events for different categories across the organization\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong analytical skills: able to transform data into clear and relevant information\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelop and deliver high quality presentations\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEstablish relationships and lead Stakeholders / cross-functional teams along the process to get buy-in\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelop and lead price, and terms-and-conditions negotiations with suppliers\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ELead sourcing events from project kick-off to contract execution\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EUse and evaluate eSourcing tools and new technology\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EParticipate in spend analytics and work planning efforts\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECreate Strategic Sourcing partnerships in order to increase addressable spend\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBecome a category expert in understanding the category role and develop category playbooks and roadmaps to enhance strategic negotiations\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDevelop negotiation event timeline and manage execution\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProject management for small to multi million budget projects\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EInitiate quality vendor relationships to support new and ongoing product and services sourcing needs.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E25% Develop and execute strategic sourcing plans for assigned categories. Creative thinking and competitive Work cross functionally to improve and streamline processes.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E25% Negotiate for products and services within the assigned product category ensuring to achieve best price and quality.\u0026nbsp;\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E20% Work with stores and functional areas to best determine products and services to be sourced.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E10% Vet vendor qualifications to participate in sourcing events to ensure vendors are able to meet purchase demands in terms of product quality, quantity, and delivery date.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E10% Identify and qualify vendors to provide product and services to Home Depot. Conduct research to assess vendor capabilities and product information as they relate to company needs.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E5% Work with purchasing operations to ensure orderly transition from initial deal to ongoing purchasing of products and services. Ensure accuracy and delivery of orders so that clients for the product group are able to complete projects and meet the Company\u0027s needs.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E5% Evaluate and manage vendor relationships, address issues regarding missed SLA\u0026rsquo;s, product quality, delivery, etc., and terminate if necessary.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ENATURE AND SCOPE \u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETypically reports to a Sr. Manager position\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETypically requires working collaboratively across multiple functions\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETypically requires highly developed interpersonal skills for dealing with sensitive or controversial situations.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETypically faces situations that are unstructured and require original and creative approaches.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETypically considers new approaches within general policies and short-term goals when solving problems. Typically expected to provide infrequent status reports to management only as appropriate.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETypically travels overnight up to 10% of the time to a domestic or international location\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS -\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEssential Skills: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMust be eighteen years of age or older.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMust be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EThe knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas and/or GED.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EYears of Relevant Work Experience: 5 to 7 years\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPhysical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EMost of the time is spent sitting or standing in the same location or there may be a need to stoop regularly or move/lift light material or equipment (typically less than 8 pounds).\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0026rsquo;s degree in Purchasing, Supply Chain Management or related area preferred; or equivalent experience. Certification(s) in Procurement desirable.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2 years\u0026rsquo; experience with contract negotiations and contract management\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProject Management expertise\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECustomer service and results oriented\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExtensive experience with contract development\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExtensive experience with vendor management\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrategic negotiations experience\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003ENegotiation Skills \u0026ndash; Ability to negotiate in adversarial situations to arrive at the best deal in terms of cost and quality to meet sourcing needs.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECommunication skills \u0026ndash; Able to manage competing timelines and keeping all parties informed with timely updates and action items\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIndependent contributor \u0026ndash; Strong interpersonal skills, able to build rapport and relationships quickly\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMultitasking skills \u0026ndash; Ability to manage multiple, complex projects and changing priorities in a fast-paced environment, and work effectively in a team environment.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAnalytical Skills \u0026ndash; Ability to rapidly learn new systems and procedures, create financial cost models; strong analysis and problem-solving skills\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EProduct Knowledge \u0026ndash; Able to self-learn and develop a thorough understanding of assigned product category.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPresentation skills \u0026ndash; Able to create and deliver powerful presentations to large audiences and executive leadership\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u0026nbsp;\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/div\u003E
Posted: 2020-01-09 Expires: 2020-04-15

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STRATEGIC SOURCING MANAGER

Home Depot
Atlanta, GA 30303

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