Procurement Manager and Sourcing

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CSI (Consultant Specialists Inc.)
Sourcing Manager, Procurement Manager, manager, Procurement, Sourcing
Contract W2
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description






Procurement Manager and Sourcing


Our direct client in South San Francisco is looking for a Procurement Manager with sourcing experience for a 1 year project. 


Duties:


The Associate Sourcing/Procurement Manager will provide Operational Procurement and Sourcing support to leadership of the department at the South San Francisco Site, and manage a small category of Facilities Services.


Skills:



  • Education and/or on-the-job experience  

  • Demonstrate industry knowledge, skills in cost analysis, modeling, purchase price cost analysis, and identifying competitive benchmarks  

  • Proficiency with advanced procurement methodologies and sourcing approaches and techniques  

  • Project management / Program management: Demonstrated ability in leading complex projects to successful and on-time completion  

  • Highly effective at initiating and leading cross-functional teams by building internal and external relationships that create alignment  

  • Demonstrates business acumen with experience in multiple business sectors  

  • Risk and financial analysis skills and the ability to interpret and utilize key financial data  

  • Ability to operate and execute effectively in a dynamic, fast-paced environment with multiple priorities and challenging deadlines  

  • Process-oriented with strong analytical skills and creative problem-solving capabilities  

  • Excellent written and verbal communication, influencing, and persuasion skills  

  • Demonstrates a sense of urgency and proactive approach that is results-focused  

  • Working knowledge of SAP preferred  

  • Fluent English language written  &  spoken (second language desirable)  

  • Fundamental understanding of the Facilities Services category areas  

  • Industry-specific knowledge, skills,  &  abilities  

  • Thorough knowledge of the business, markets, regulations in the biopharmaceutical industry  

  • International experience and market knowledge preferred  

  • Functional/ process/ job-related knowledge, skills,  &  abilities  

  • Knowledgeable/Skilled in Procurement processes and disciplines including spend and category management  

  • Knowledgeable in the Sourcing Process  

  • Ability to work across multiple Business Partners, sites, cultures and matrix/virtual teams  

  • Knowledgeable in lean innovation techniques and process improvement (six sigma)  


Demonstrated competencies in the following: 
o building strong cross-functional relationships so that the team reaches alignment  
o establishing and building successful relationships both internally and externally  
o planning skills, leading, and structuring negotiations  
o time management and organizational skills  
o developing risk analysis, total cost analysis, and financial modeling  
o change management as well as versatility in responding to change  
o strategic agility with ability to take a process or project into implementation   Additional skills:



  • Strong business and team leadership and strategic agility; strategic thinker with superior financial acumen. 

  • Demonstrated expertise in developing risk analysis, total cost analysis and financial modeling  

  • Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills to be able to engage and manage expectations of senior management.  

  • Ability to operate and execute effectively in a dynamic, fast-paced environment with multiple priorities and challenging deadlines  


Education:


Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 5 years of related experience, Procurement Certification preferred


Required Skills:  
CATEGORY MANAGEMENT 
COST ANALYSIS 
EXCELLENT WRITTEN 
FINANCIAL MODELING 
BIOPHARMACEUTICAL  


Additional Skills: 
PROBLEM-SOLVING 
PROCESS IMPROVEMENT 
PROCUREMENT 
PROGRAM MANAGEMENT 
PROJECT MANAGEMENT 
RISK ANALYSIS 
SAP 
SIX SIGMA 
CHANGE MANAGEMENT 
EXCELLENT WRITTEN AND VERBAL COMMUNICATION SKILLS 
FINANCIAL ACUMEN 
FINANCIAL ANALYSIS 
ORGANIZATIONAL SKILLS 
SELF MOTIVATED 
SIX-SIGMA 
TIME MANAGEMENT  



Posted By

Jackie Felipe



Company Information

Consultant Specialists, Inc. is a small, specialized firm, built and operated by staffing industry veterans with many years experience. We are a full-service technical staffing firm focused on providing technical consultants on a contract basis to companies San Francisco, San Jose and across Northern California. As a small firm, CSI is extremely flexible and fast while remaining cost competitive. Recruiting the best of the best gets more done in less time. We rely on our comprehensive internal database, rather than soliciting resumes to fill positions. This gives our clients the best IT resources at competitive prices and provides our consultants with access to the most desirable positions.
Dice Id : 10106409
Position Id : ProcurmntMgrSor
Originally Posted : 9 months ago

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