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Excellent Job Opportunity for the position of Sourcing Analyst - l (2556)
Ref No.: 17-46634
Location: Foster City, California
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 03/27/2017 to 03/30/2018
Job Title: Sourcing Analyst I - Supplier Relationship Management
Work Location: Foster City, CA
Length of Assignment: 12 Months
Client: A Big Pharmaceutical Company


Specific Responsibilities:
This role is responsible for analytical and coordination activities contributing to the overall supplier relationship management program that supports operational execution, issue resolution, internal and external collaboration, communications, and performance management with strategic and core third party suppliers.

Job Description
Candidate will develop, monitor, and update relationship performance metrics and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) for suppliers. Key work outputs will enable senior sourcing professionals to partner with business leads on executing existing programs and developing a pipeline of additional innovation opportunities to strengthen supplier relationships and decrease total cost of ownership.

Essential Duties and Job Functions:
• Capture and gather performance data from client's and supplier stakeholders
• Populate and publish supplier performance scorecards
• Consolidate and prepare the results of individual relationship activities
• Support supplier segmentation analysis to identify potential supplier candidates for the program and assist in implementation of supplier segmentation strategy
• Support the education of stakeholders on supplier enablement strategies
• Provide training and guidance for onboarding and maintenance of program suppliers
• Organize meetings and calls with strategic suppliers and stakeholders to review KPIs and scorecards
• Issue surveys to internal and supplier stakeholders and collect, consolidate, and analyze results
• Follow up with suppliers and internal stakeholders on actions related to performance issues and continuous improvement
• Collaborate with category leads and transactional procurement teams
• Gather and organize supplier-related data and support the preparation of the analyses and presentations
• Assist in issue tracking and action item follow up with Suppliers and business stakeholders

Knowledge, Experience and Skills:
• BA/BS - Business, Supply Chain, Procurement, Contracting or related emphasis preferred
• 2+ years satisfactory full-time experience in business analytics, sourcing, supplier relationship management or similar role
• Understanding of A/P and Procurement processes and Buyer/Supplier interfaces preferred
• Ability to multitask and contribute to multiple simultaneous workstreams
• Excellent verbal/written communication skills with the ability to tailor messages to the given audience, present information in a clear and concise manner
• Proficient with MS Office suite.

Interested candidates can share their most updated resume at wajid.khan@artechinfo.com or they can reach out to me on #973-967-3412 Ext:3412