Strategic Sourcing Manager, IT in Saint Louis, MO

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5 - 7 years

Posted 7 weeks ago

Role Purpose

Responsible for sourcing and procurement activities, including developing sourcing strategies for assigned categories, leading sourcing teams, establishing and prioritizing activities for their team to achieve objectives and results. Responsible for developing an in-depth understanding of all internal and external factors influencing the total cost of ownership for an assigned category of goods and services that results in continuous annual reductions in cost and improvements in outcomes. Leads a team of sourcing managers and provides ongoing training in strategic sourcing and negotiations. Works with senior executives at supplier organizations to measure performance and manage all aspects of their relationship with BJC.


Deploys project management strategies to support service initiatives.

Manages individual(s) including but not limited to: hires, trains, assigns work, manages & evaluates performance, conducts professional development plans. Ensures that the productivity and actions of that group meet/support the overall operational goals of the department as established by department leadership.

Analyzes pricing and financial trends to develop strategic initiatives.

Works closely with customers to understand business requirements that drive the analysis and implementation of sourcing activities.

Define client stakeholder needs and advises on budget/strategy development. Act as liaison between the client stakeholders and suppliers to determine whether business requirements are met.

Develop and maintain supplier relationships and serves as primary point of contact for a designated group of suppliers. Assist in performance reviews with key suppliers and internal stakeholders to evaluate supplier performance and make recommendations to address issues and exploit opportunities.

Minimum Requirements


Bachelor's Degree

- Business/Nursing/related


5-10 years

Supervisor Experience

5-10 years

Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information


Master's Degree

Additional Job Information

40 Hours per Week -

Benefits Eligible -