Job Description


Sourcing Analyst

Category:
Corporate Office
Location:
5501 Headquarters Dr
Plano Texas 75024
Job ID:
339920
Job Description:

Job Purpose: Support the strategic sourcing organization in realizing value and maximizing efficiencies for the company’s indirect expenditures.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage departmental contracting and reporting processes
  • Create and maintain models to track project performance and category trends
  • Assist in gathering and analyzing industry, economic, market, and spend data
  • Complete the collection, analysis, benchmarking, and reporting of indirect expenditures
  • Perform total cost of ownership analytical activities
  • Interview internal stakeholders to develop product and service requirements
  • May provide informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to coworkers
  • Additional duties as assigned

 

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree: Business, Finance, Economics preferred
  • 1-2 years sourcing or procurement experience preferred
  • Strong listening and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to think critical and outside of the box
  • Superior quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
  • Good communication and team skills with ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Strong experience with use of analytical methods and tools (e.g., MS Excel and MS Access)
  • Ability to quickly pick up and adapt to new skill sets
  • Ability to function in ambiguous and/or time-sensitive situations

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