mainstreetmoments.com
 



Strategic Sourcing Leader: Jobs in Minnetonka


Company Description:
Three Point Solutions is a professional staffing firm that offers contract staffing, contract to hire and permanent placement services for our clients professional resource needs.
Job Description:
POSITION SUMMARY:
Responsible for a sourcing category ensuring a continuous supply of products and or services to be provided at the lowest possible cost while adhering to the quality and brand requirements
STAKEHOLDERS:
- Department team members
- Hotel management
- Hotel employees
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Subject Matter Expert (SME) regarding category programs and products
- Conduct supplier analysis to identify, research, and recommend new products/services based on needs of Brand
- Write and administer supplier RFP/competitive bids, evaluate responses and present data:driven, strategic solutions to stakeholders built around the key areas of: financial impact, innovation, quality, service, risk management, and Balance of Trade
- Award/terminate agreements; negotiate contracts, pricing and rebates; own day to day supplier and contract relationship; represent Hotels externally to supplier base
- Consider risk management factors; create supply contingency plans
- Actively participate in supplier program implementation/roll:out/initiative
- Monitor and manage supplier service levels and overall performance; communicate supply implications or product availability issues to stakeholders
- On:going inventory management and forecasting; balance limiting Hotels inventory liability with providing adequate supply to hotels
- Drafts category strategies as applicable
- Deliver annual established cost savings/avoidance financial goal (SVC/Sourcing Value Contribution)
- Detailed financial knowledge category pricing (manufacturing costs, mark:up and sell price), product liability and distribution and modeling rebate programs
- Define and understand Brand requirements
- Conduct on:going industry analysis seeking opportunities for improvement or innovative alternatives for value engineering Brand standard products/services
2. General industry knowledge and department support
- Has a good understanding of the various departments within limited service, mid:scale and full Service hotels
- Promote Business Conference and solicit suppliers for funding
- Ensure that all suppliers are adequately familiarized with how to conduct business
- Identify opportunities to simplify and/or improve internal and external processes
- Possess understanding of relevant manufacturing/production, warehousing and distribution processes
- Assist with pilot tests
- Understand of the nuances of contract and legal implications or agreements
REQUIREMENTS:
- Bachelor's degree in business
- Five years prior experience in similar role
- Certified Purchasing Manager, preferred
- Strong atte

Contact Seller / Report ad

Recent Minnesota Employment opportunities

Nielsen - Associate Client Director (Austin, MN)
Marketing Positions & Paid Internships Available (Mankato area)
Brand Ambassador- Loffles.com (University Campuses)
Independent Marketing Director (US)
Marketing Professional (Iowa Great Lakes)
Interested in a Sales Position? (Mankato, MN)
Refer
Lead Generator (Southern Minnesota)
Mechanical Design Drafter Inventor (Monticello)
Mechanical Drafter (Litchfield, MN)
Embedded Software Engineer (Sioux Falls, SD)
Engineers Needed for Fortune 500 Company (US Locations)
Mechanical Engineer-Hydraulics (New Holstein, WI)
Engineering Tech (Burnsville, MN)
Control Engineer, Senior Level (St Cloud)
Design Engineer (St. Cloud, MN)
Design Engineer - CAD Experienced (St. Cloud, MN)
Product Manufacturing Engineer (Golden Valley, MN)
Diesel Repair Tech (Rochester)
Miracle Computers - Full Time Computer Repair and Support Technician (Rochester, MN)
Technician (Rochester, MN)
Marine Technician (Rochester, MN)
Guitar, Mandolin & Ukulele Lessons (New Ulm)
Part-time nanny/babysitter needed (mankato)
Part-time Nanny Position (Mankato)
Substitute Teachers & Paraprofessionals (Le Center & Cleveland, MN)
Preschool Teacher (Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial School )
Long Term Early Child Care Teacher Needed (Elysian)
Math Instructor (Mankato Mathnasium )
babysitter/housecleaner (mankato)
Instructor, Romp n\' Roll China (China)
Youth Ministry Director (Lake Crystal)
7th Grade Baseball Coach (New Ulm High School)
MANAGER\'S CLERK (Mankato)
Cost Accountant (Mankato, MN)
Staff Accountant (Mankato, MN )
TAX ACCOUNTANT (Southwestern Minnesota)
Data Analyst for Client Service Analytics Team
Data Analyst for Prestigious Hedge Fund
 
Recent articles in: Retrospect Minnesota Announcing ou... More Great Ga...