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Sourcing Analyst ~ $30/hr in Columbus, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/29/2019

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Job Description

Sourcing Professionals-don't let your resume get lost in the shuffle!

Let Vaco serve as your advocate in presenting you to our top clients who are looking for sales professionals. Our client has an immediate opportunity for a Sourcing Analyst; don't let your resume get lost in the shuffle - let us work for you! At Vaco, we give you an advantage over your competition! Our recruiters have direct relationships with hiring managers, so they can connect your work experience to the open job-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the industry - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If your background is in procurement as a Sourcing Analyst, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

As a Sourcing Analyst, you will price materials, evaluate the efficiency of vendors and figure out how these statistics impact specific aspects of the company's processes.

Additional responsibilities of the Sourcing Analyst include:

  • Examining data regarding cost and availability of matericals and services needed to complete projects
  • Preparing analytical reports and industry outlooks for uppper management
  • Tracking and trending the company's costs, market fluctuations, and supplied performance
  • Ensuring contract compliance by suppliers through the tracking of cost reduction/efficiency projects
  • Researching and assisting in the resolution of issues relating to invoices, rebates, discounts, pricing, and other contractual issues

Job Requirements

To be successful in the Sourcing Analyst role, it is essential that you have knowledge of procurement principles and acquisition planning. Additional requirements of the Senior Procurement Analyst role include: • 2 + years of proposals, pricing, and/or contracting experience • Experience conducting contract negotiations with high level academic, scientific, and/or government officials • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Access, and Excel, particularly formulas, macros, and pivot tables • Excellent written and verbal communication skills necessary • Oracle system preferred