Assists in the development of department building blocks: audit programs, audit plans, fieldwork structure, audit reports, etc; develops and cultivates relationships with client organization and through all appropriate management levels.
Works with other functional teams on the discontinuation and attribute changes of products, including description changes, warehouse ties, internal coding, etc. to maintain current and accurate information.
Works continuously with others on the Corporate Controller's team, frequently works with global finance, legal and investor relations departments and receives significant exposure to external auditors, Corporate executives and other business leaders.
Serve as subject matter expert for best-in-class sourcing practices and tools, and excellence in navigating cross-functional disciplines; negotiate supply contracts with selected suppliers to obtain best commercial and business conditions.
Ensures the effective operation of the distribution center including efficient material flow, appropriate storage conditions, managing inventories, on-time and accurate shipments to customers and attainment of other key distribution metrics.
Collaborates with Strategic Sourcing Team to determine/improve product group profitability, negotiating Terms and Conditions with Suppliers and in establishing where the Suppliers fall in our Organizational (VAS) Strategy.