Works with team members to identify and drive cost savings efforts for raw materials and packaging components while driving for optimal prcing, service levels, innovation, and quality from suppliers. Coaches team to deliver on cost savings target and develops a pipeline of future savings.
In this role, the selected candidate will create and seize opportunities even when faced with ambiguity; acts with integrity, is accountable and advocates in the best interest of the bank; is decisive and acts in a timely manner, acts on information and adapts with changes.
Lead competitive vendor selection processes, and all aspects of negotiations, including representing Yahoo, RFP execution, facilitating timely resolution and delivering best-in-class results through industry leading suppliers.
The Senior Strategic Sourcing Manager will develop category-sourcing strategy and lead cross-functional teams to execute the sourcing and supplier management strategy in order to minimize cost, leverage purchasing volume, mitigate risk, and improve product/service quality and effectiveness.
Develop relationship management strategies by which suppliers are evaluated, selected and run in accordance with established guidelines and best practices (RFI/RFP, Scorecards, Performance Metrics, escalation/response processes, etc.