Senior Sourcing Manager
Duties: The candidate will manage, negotiate, monitor and source vendor contracts/sub-contracts. Will be responsible for providing interpretation of terms and conditions of contractual obligations as well as negotiate contract modifications, follow-up quotations, revisions, and terms and conditions with vendors. Will be responsible for performance management of the supplier. Manage and support key initiatives across the business. May be responsible for contributing to the company's compliance with environmental laws and regulations as applicable to its job function. May handle work related to fuel tanks, emergency and stand-by generators, boilers, hazardous waste, hazardous materials, batteries, manholes and vaults, water wells, linear and other construction projects, water discharge, or air emissions. Review and administer long-term and/or blanket purchase contracts. Commercial contract issues, negotiations and/or administration of licensing agreements including renewal, new business, invoicing, credit holds, receivable issues and consolidations. Administer contracts in accordance with company and customer policies and procedures, provide interpretation and analysis of contract documents and review and evaluate customer requests for changes in or revisions of contracts that involve technical specifications, cost, or schedule impact on the company. Assist in the development of long- and short-term objectives to ensure that programs and efforts are directed toward achieving company goals. May initiate corrective action to assure objectives are met and assist in the establishment and administration of unit policies, procedures and systems. Work on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors and exercise judgment in selecting methods and evaluation criteria for obtaining results. Support data driven analysis and outcomes. Utilize various data analytics tools and other software programs.
Qualification and Experience
Qualifications: The candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in Business, Procurement, other engineering or technical fields. Must have 5+ years of direct experience in field or related technical disciplines. Experience with varoius data analytics and other software programs. Should have 5-7 years of supplier performance management, negotiations experience. Should also have 5+ years of experience in the management of strategic supplier relationships and contracts. Ability to manage intense workload with short timeframes. Strong negotiation skills. Strong leadership and communication skills.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or Procurement. Graduate degree (MBA, Paralegal cert.) preferred or CPM. Understanding of complex contractual terms and conditions. Business, cost management and quality experience. Structured process orientated approach.
Req. ID: 077CHADHA077. Job ID: 2158369.
AT&T Intellectual Property.
3800 Merle Hay Rd
Des Moines, IA 50310