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Buying Channels Analyst

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Expiry Date: 27 June 2022
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 Job Description:

  • The appropriate candidate for this role will possess the ability to work in a fast-paced environment with close attention to detail- a motivated self-starter who approaches assignments intuitively.

  • Analysis work will support the yearly goals and objectives specifically for Buying Channels within our SS&P organization.

  • A sample of internal Buying Channels that will be of strong focus for this year’s objectives are SAP PO’s, PCard, PayPal, Catalogs.

Major Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Possess an understanding of how each of the ongoing projects for Strategy to Order relate to the overall SS&P objectives as well as our simplification efforts.

  • Review and summarize buying channel usage to identify missed opportunities for respective channels.• Assessment and potential implementation of a new channel for managing tail spend.

  • Share insights with the Buying Channel team with a view of overall buying channel purchasing compliance and practices.

  • Provide buying channel recommendations based on insights in a concise format.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Procurement experience preferred as related to Buying Channels- understanding of upstream and downstream processes.

  • Must possess Advanced level abilities with navigating Excel and understanding data, gap assessment, creation of pivot tables.

  • Experience in reviewing and summarizing data and making recommendations based on those findings.

  • Technical knowledge using Ariba and SAP.

  • 2-3 years’ work experience preferably in Global Procurement or Finance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in Procurement and Buying Channel execution.

  • Experience in Procurement technologies (e.g. SAP, Ariba).

  • Understanding of finance and integration points with Strategy to Pay processes.

  • Manager experience.

About ASK: ASK Consulting is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Consulting connects people with amazing opportunities.

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