Strategic Sourcing Specialist - Construction Procurement job Grand Rapids Michig
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Strategic Sourcing Specialist - Construction Procurement Job

Employer Name: SpiderID: 7828181
Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan Date Posted: 8/8/2018
Wage: $54707.0 - $89033.0 per year Category: Purchasing/Buyers
Job Code: 1800005838

Job Description:
Currently, Meijer is looking for a Strategic Sourcing Specialist. The Strategic Sourcing Specialist role is responsible to execute strategic sourcing initiatives in a specific category. Work with business stakeholders to ensure data accuracy and specification of materials and service being sourced/ procured; Provide customer relationship support and track vendor performance; and assess elements of the supply base and help define, execute, and support strategic sourcing and procurement decisions .

Key Deliverables:

  • Work closely with Construction Procurement Manager to perform strategic sourcing activities

  • Assist with the collection, analysis, benchmarking and reporting of category and spend data

  • Develop and issue RFI's, RFP's, and Invitations to Bid

  • Assist Construction Procurement Manager with negotiations of contract pricing and terms

  • Collect and analyze data from disparate sources

  • Build and maintain category spend and pricing databases

  • Review contracts, pricing, purchase orders, and service levels

  • Perform value analysis and total cost of ownership analytical activities

  • Monitor and report savings to Construction Procurement Manager

  • Interview stakeholders and buyers / owners of services

  • Interview key users to develop service specification levels

  • Participate in cross-functional teams that will assess the opportunities and supply markets in order to develop, implement and institutionalize various sourcing strategies

  • Maintain and help build supplier relationships

This job profile is not meant to be all inclusive of the responsibilities of this position; may perform other duties as assigned or required.


  • Bachelor's degree preferably in Business or Supply Chain required, or equivalent job experience

  • 1-3+ years of experience in sourcing, contract negotiation, competitive price analysis, and purchasing

  • Superior quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Strong experience with use of analytical methods and tools

  • Ability to function in ambiguous and/or time-sensitive situations

  • Strong listening and interpersonal skills

  • Self-directed, requiring limited guidance and / or structure

  • Good communication and team skills

  • Competent with off-the-shelf analytical tools and software (e.g., MS Excel, MS Access, MS PowerPoint)

  • Experience with SAP a plus

  • Aptitude for conducting wide-ranging research

  • Financial acumen preferred

Job Criteria:
Start Date:
Position Type: Full-Time Permanent
Years of Experience Required:
Education Required:
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Contact Information:
Contact Name: Meijer Great Lakes Partnership Company Type:
Company: Meijer Great Lakes Partnership

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