Global Sourcing Analyst in Coppell, TX at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 8/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Global Sourcing Excellence Process Analyst is responsible for supporting the development and deployment of: supplier scorecards, pricing analytics, sourcing toolkits (RFx formats, negotiation analytics, reporting) and maintaining an active assessment of supplier pricing inconsistencies across regions. Additionally, the Global Sourcing Excellence Process Analyst will support preparation for negotiations, supplier Quarterly Business Reviews, and reporting for Compliant Spend and Spend Under Management. Resource for Global, regional and country Strategic Sourcing leads.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain analytical tools (e.g., pricing and supply chain models) for total cost of ownership (TCO)and price optimization opportunities
  • Develop and maintain standard metrics/ dashboard reporting with regard supplier and sourcing performance.
  • Convert raw data sets into insightful sources of information for reporting
  • Present analyses to internal and external audiences at all organizational levels in a user-friendly, intelligent way
  • Support RFx processes including data gathering, spend analytics, and supplier research
  • Develop and implement forward-looking asset purchase requirements for various global categories e.g. money processing, fleet categories, etc
  • Develop and maintain analytical tools (e.g., pricing and supply chain models) for total cost of ownership and price optimization opportunities
  • Develop and maintain standard metrics/ dashboard reporting with regard to supplier and sourcing performance
  • Track both domestic and international commodity market pricing specific to Client’s raw material exposure
  • Develop and maintain supplier tier structure
  • Provide assessments of supplier spend to determine where lower sources or usage can improve Client’s total cost to serve
  • Provide analysis to support the implementation and management of a Procurement-Card program to increase spend transparency and lower transaction costs
  • Coordinate/ support the implementation of sourcing related projects inclusive of data inputs and validations and project management support

Key Characteristics

  • Demonstrated command of creating end-to-end complex, dynamic analyses in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to manage multiple workstreams at once while reporting to several groups
  • Strong time management and organization skills
  • Critical thinker, with excellent analytic abilities, and superior attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong presentation skills with emphasis on converting analyses into executive-level presentations
  • Up to 30%+ travel required

Qualifications – Education, Experience

  • BS/BSAdegree in Mathematics, Engineering, Business or equivalent work experience
  • Foreign languages (Spanish, French, Portuguese) a plus
  • 5+ years relevant experience
  • MBA or an advanced degree in supply chain or business management a plus
  • APICS or CPIM certification a plus
  • Expert ability with MS Office applications – particularly MS Excel and MS PowerPoint
  • Working knowledge of sourcing/ procurement, fleet operations, and/or distribution facility operations
  • Coding experience (e.g., VBA, Python) a plus