Business Transformation Consultant, IBM Corporation, Armonk, NY and various unanticipated client sites throughout the US (100% telecommuting permitted): Establish project plans to meet category deliverables, savings commitments, milestones, and obligations. Develop client category charter, baseline, market intelligence documents, overarching sourcing strategy, and category management approach. Develop integrated category sourcing strategies. Develop sourcing initiative wave plans. Execute sourcing strategies. Deploy category intelligence and internal and external resources. Renegotiate with current vendors. Redirect sourcing. Consolidate spending. Perform category management. Drive supplier performance. Demand management savings. Increase category compliance. Utilize strategic sourcing, spend analytics, procurement consulting, supplier negotiation, supplier management, and eSourcing and reverse auctions. Required: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Business Management, Engineering, or related and two (2) years of experience as an Engagement Manager or related. Two (2) years of experience must include utilizing strategic sourcing, spend analytics, procurement consulting, supplier negotiation, supplier management, and eSourcing and reverse auctions. Full time. G500.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
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