Title: Sourcing Specialist Category Corporate Indirect Procurement
Duration: 6 month(s)
Location: Chicago, IL 60607 [Candidates must be able to work on-site.]
Experience: 3+ years' experience in Procurement or a related field.
Procurement Skills: Requires experience in procurement processes, tools & systems (e.g. RFX’s, category strategy, supplier segmentation).
Computer Skills: Requires advanced to expert level of Excel (Pivot Tables, Advanced formula and query development) and PowerPoint knowledge. Also required is the knowledge of relational database management systems to include maintenance of tables and relationships as well as building/creating queries using structured query language (SQL).
Communication Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to handle all situations in a professional manner. Ability to present oral and written concepts to stakeholders and suppliers of all levels is required.
Special Skills: Requires use of advance mathematical formulas and calculations to analyze complex financial and/or statistical information; proven, advanced organizational and project management skills; experience in statistical and quantitative analysis. Analyst must exhibit effective and proven strategic planning, project management, problem solving, leadership and team building skills.