Location/City: Washington - Bellevue
Launch Consulting (formerly 110 Consulting) is looking for a Sourcing Specialist to join our team!
The Launch Consulting culture offers a unique working environment that is challenging AND empowering. One of our local Telecom leaders is looking for an experienced Sourcing Specialist to support their procurement team. The Sourcing Specialist will negotiate contracts while understanding primary business needs and own the complete sourcing process. The candidate must be a self-starter with the ability to function under deadlines and solve problems on the fly while influencing change and innovation through inspirational leadership. Please consider the responsibilities and qualifications noted below to determine if your skillset aligns with the position requirements!
- Support strategic sourcing projects against a well-defined sourcing process
- Understand business needs and requirements, collecting and analyzing category-specific information
- Negotiate and draft small and medium contracts such as SOWs and MSAs in the professional service and software space
- Summarize and present business cases and agreements for executive review and approval
- Manage end-to-end sourcing process with an eye toward cost savings and efficiency
- Understand security risks and mitigation efforts
- Proactively support the evolution of supplier management through supplier scorecard development and supplier quarterly business
- 3+ years professional sourcing experience
- Experience working in a procurement environment
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills with a high degree of professionalism
- Astute attention to detail
- Completely functional even under pressure to deliver within tight deadlines
- Self-direction, self-motivation, and problem solving with minimal information
- Skills in Ariba software a plus
Qualified applicants, please respond to email@example.com with your full legal name, resume, and a brief bio describing how your skills match the requirements outlined above.
Please refer to Job #1337 when responding to this posting.
Launch Consulting is a Veteran-Owned Company and an EEO Employer.