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Senior Sourcing Associates
Denali Group
- Menlo Park, CA

Job : Senior Sourcing Associates Title: Senior Sourcing Associates
Categories: Sourcing Services
Location: Menlo Park, CA
Job Information:


Denali Sourcing Services, Inc. seeks Senior Sourcing Associates (multiple openings) to work out of Menlo Park, CA, and assist with a wide range of activities within the source to pay procurement life cycle. Work includes gathering and analyzing requirements for sourcing requests, communicating with stakeholders to close data gaps, understanding and executing clients' category strategy and documenting/updating supplier lists and sourcing templates, and acting as a liaison between the category/sourcing managers and the client. Specific duties include: (i) reviewing product specifications and maintaining a working technical knowledge of the goods and services within specific categories; (ii) reviewing catalogs, industry periodicals, directories, trade journals or websites and consulting with stakeholders to locate necessary goods and services; (iii) identifying ways to reduce costs and improve processes; (iv) monitoring changes affecting supply and demand; (v) researching and evaluating suppliers based on price, quality, service, support, flexibility, availability, reliability, production or distribution capabilities (vi) providing sourcing services and soliciting bid proposals; (vii) analyzing price proposals, financial reports, market trends, supply availability, supplier capacity etc; (viii) evaluating and monitoring contract performance to ensure compliance with contractual obligations and (ix) develop scorecards

Must have bachelor's degree (or foreign equivalent) plus three (3) years of experience in a related procurement or sourcing position.

Must also have any experience with the following: (i) business and management principles involved in planning, forecasting, demand management, reporting and analysis of financial data etc.; (ii) applying procurement methodologies and various related concepts to sourcing activities; (iii) utilizing best practice sourcing approaches and techniques; (iv) project planning, time management, multitasking, and work flow definition; (v) supply chain metrics using industry framework; (vi) optimization of sourcing processes to reduce lead times & increase cost savings; (vii) three (3) indirect sourcing categories, such as Construction, Professional Services, Technology, Travel, IT, HVAC, Facilities, Telecom, Contingent Labor, etc. or any direct sourcing categories such as commodities, raw materials etc.; (viii)Analytics using Advanced Excel or Tableau; and (ix) Spend Analysis / Source to Pay tools such as Oracle or Coupa, etc.

Send resume with cover letter and salary requirements to with "Senior Sourcing Associates" in the subject line.

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