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Global Procurement Analyst - Remote

  • Location: Roswell, GA, 30076
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 18 days ago

Terrific Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!

Position: Global Procurement Analyst IV
Location: Remote
Term: 6 months

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform market research.
  • Analyst will locate and perform analysis on market and industry data.
  • Keep knowledge base current with industry trends, market research and analytic tools
  • Perform rigorous analysis.
  • Become familiar with internal category data.
  • Work with the buyer to develop savings hypotheses.
  • Develop analysis around hypotheses.
  • Build insight from the analysis and provide preliminary findings/recommendations to buyer. Findings from one analysis often prompt further analysis and analyst should take the initiative to further the analysis as needed.
  • Develop and maintain detailed cost model for the category.
  • Develop and maintain data bases on current and future (forecast) internal usage and prices/costs for all items within the assigned categories.
  • Identify and recommend cost savings opportunities identified by the analysis of both the internal and market data.
  • Complete templates for category strategy review.
  • Locate data and complete templates for category strategy review according to pre-set schedule.
  • Communicate information to buyer. Analysts spend considerable time in the data and should communicate relevant market data and/or inconsistencies to buyer.
  • Prepare tracking reports and pre-reads for weekly updates from the Non-woven task force and Category Transformation meetings
  • Work with category experts to find opportunities and then create simple models to quantify the opportunities based on a set of assumptions which have been developed with the stakeholders.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree (Finance, Economics or Business Admin preferred).
  • Three to five years experience analytic experience (financial, research, consulting).
  • MBA highly preferred.

Skills / Requirements:

  • High proficiency in Excel and Access.
  • Ability to drive insight from data analysis.
  • Hypothesis building, advanced modeling and regression analysis.
  • Presentation skills, project management, change management.
  • Understanding of global business needs.

Apply to MATRIX today!