VF Corporation Senior Analyst, Indirect Procurement – Operations Services in Denver, Colorado
TITLE: Senior Analyst, Indirect Procurement – Operations Services: Become the newest member of the VF Family!
A truly dynamic role where you will be supporting the sourcing of over $200M in Operation Services Spend. Reporting into the Senior Manager of Indirect Procurement Operations Services and partnering with multiple organizations and business clients (HR, Finance, Supply Chain Operations, Brands) you will contribute to category strategies and sourcing interventions in securing best total value as aligned with company and business priorities. Key spend areas include Contingent Labor, Travel, HR Services, Facility Services and more! Every day is a different day as we get involved in new spend categories driven by our strong internal business relationships.
Position requires strong analytical skills and interpersonal skills to identify new opportunities, drive allocation recommendations and influence the decision-making of others. Individual must be a self-starter and have a passion for working with others, learning, leading projects, communicating effectively, negotiating, and making a difference!
How You Will Make a Difference:
Improve the quality of service and external partner capability to enable our business and improve our employee value proposition. Bottomline contribution to our annual Indirect Procurement savings and cost avoidance goals.
Key responsibilities include:
Plan, manage, and coordinate multiple category sourcing projects. Evaluate opportunities by category to ensure that the desired business results are achieved based on best total value (savings, quality, delivery, etc.). Analyze, review and finalize sourcing decisions based on RFx process outcomes, and negotiate regional/national/global agreements to ensure that the selection of suppliers meets all of VF’s requirements as determined by subject matter experts (SME’s). Manage and track VF contracts with suppliers, liaise between the legal department and suppliers in the agreement process, protect the best interests of VF, and ensure successful and timely contract completion. Follow up routinely to the accuracy, direction and completion of project objectives with business owners to ensure process efficiency. Maintain open lines of communication will all concerned parties related to sourcing activities. Continuously develop procurement skills and knowledge of supply base through research, due diligence, training, bench-marking and other means.
Skills for Success:
Years of Related Professional Experience: 3-5 years in procurement
Educational/ Position Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field preferred or equivalent work experience
Negotiation and Indirect procurement category experience strongly preferred
Able to influence others with the use of data to see another point-of view, particularly people at higher levels in the company
Self-starting – proactively pursues courses of action when opportunities present themselves without prompting from others
Strong follow through to ensure all elements of a project are in place and functioning properly during and after implementation
Must be analytical and able to draw conclusions and make decisions with sometimes limited data
Able to manage others, delegate responsibilities and hold associates accountable
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Must be results-oriented and drive for best possible outcomes
Able to project authority in group settings and have strong presentation skills
Esourcing and Microsoft Office
Experience working with or maintaining processes related to P2P systems, ERP systems, etc.
Special Physical and/or Mental Requirements:
- Travel by air and overnight as required less than 10% of the time
$61,600.00 USD - $92,400.00 USD annually
Annual Incentive Eligibility :
This position is eligible to participate in VF's Annual Incentive Plan. Incentive Plan awards are contingent upon (1) achievement of your individual objectives and (2) VF achieving its' Corporate and business level financial objectives.
Long Term Incentive Eligibility :
This position is not eligible for long term incentive.
Benefits at VF :
You can review a general overview of each benefit program offered, including this year's medical plan rates on www.MyVFbenefits.com and clicking, Looking to Join VF? Detailed information on your benefits will be provided during your onboarding process.
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