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Procurement Analyst

  • Location: Woonsocket, Providence County, Rhode Island, 02895
  • Salary: 32.69
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Opportunity in Highly Demanded Healthcare Field!

Position: Procurement Analyst
Location: Woonsocket, Rhode Island 02895
Hourly Rate: $32.69/hr.
Term: 3 Months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with multiple internal partners of various levels to build a new compliance policy from the ground up.
  • Address strategic opportunities pertaining to supply chain performance, as well as, be the direct point of contact for vendors.
  • Execute management’s strategic vision in the daily performance of supply chain collaboration and performance:
    • Support dispute resolution
    • Vendor performance collaboration and counseling
    • Tracking and reporting of results.
  • Provide direction to program participants for improvement opportunities to drive supply chain effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Support management’s strategic vision in the development of supply chain compliance analytics to identify opportunities to support challenged vendors through research and analysis.
  • Understand industry standards and supply chain performance programs of client's retail competitors to ensure client's remains comparable.
  • Provide recommendations to leadership and implement cross-functional supply chain efficiencies.
  • Manage ad hoc projects related to Supply Chain solutions and process improvement.
  • Implement and maintain management’s strategic direction for the daily operation of key supply chain applications used in the execution of the client's vendor collaboration and performance program.
  • Ensure applications are being utilized correctly and effectively.
  • Identify areas of opportunity and effectively communicate to the appropriate levels of management.

Is it a good fit? (Requirements):
  • 5 years of experience
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Proven ability to influence and drive decision-making and consensus across all levels within the organization
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills to communicate effectively at all levels cross functionally
  • Strong technical expertise including experience with Microsoft PowerPoint, Access and Excel
  • Ability to design and implement sustainable processes
  • Demonstrated ability to perform root cause analysis, independently solve business problems, and recommend practical solutions.
  • Proven ability to construct and present data to support recommendations and project objectives
  • Strong time management and organizational skills to effectively prioritize and manage multiple initiatives in order to maximize the business impact
  • Ability to effectively work cross functionally with teams

Even better if you have:
  • Experience in vendor performance and/or relationship management
  • Supply Chain Operations and a strong business acumen
  • Database experience utilizing SQL

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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