Senior Sourcing Analyst in Flower Mound, TX at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

What we want-

Data translators. Highly effective communicators who can transform data findings into recommendations to compose reports and executive level presentations.

Meticulous documenters. Detail-oriented people who enjoy maintaining meticulous documentation of reports, metrics, proposals, and presentations.

Strategic thinkers. People who enjoy analyzing data or trends for the purposes of planning, forecasting, advising, budgeting, reporting, or sales opportunities.

Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.

What you will do-

The Sourcing Analyst will provide reporting and analysis on key metrics for the global Sourcing Team. You will also be involved in intra-divisional communications and will be a key contributor/support-player to higher level managers.

• Create weekly reports and communications in support of Sourcing Team
• Perform sourcing analysis and selection process, including financial and non-financial inputs as required for clear sourcing decisions
• Support contract negotiation preparation and development of contract strategy
• Requests for quotes and supplier selection

• Participate in assuring cost standards are established for annual operating budgets
• Participate in the implementation of enterprise wide metrics, tools and processes to optimize sourcing and supplier activities
• Communicate key supplier management updates and decisions to multiple levels in the organization
• Participate in continuous improvement programs, addressing quality, delivery, service, and cost

What you need-

• Bachelor's degree in Supply Management, Business, Finance, Engineering or related field required                  

• 3+ years of experience in an analytical role strongly preferred

• Ability to build relationships across multiple functions and levels both internally and externally

• Ability to effectively communicate and present information to suppliers, team members, team leaders, and top

  management
• Knowledge of continuous improvement methodologies and cost reduction methodologies
• Knowledge of supplier metrics, measurement methodologies, and supporting systems
• Proficiency with MS Excel, SharePoint and PowerBI

• Basic knowledge of project management tools is desired

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: None

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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