Bank of America Sr. Procurement Specialist in Charlotte, North Carolina
Negotiates contracts utilizing best practices, assists the business owner in creating a Statement of Work, providing clarity and addressing all business requirements.
Able to lead a team in the development of complex proposal documents and is proficient in the objective analysis of proposal responses, the identification of non-conforming items and the overall evaluation of potential service providers.
Able to structure all elements of an RFP (technical, contractual, schedule, and cost) in order to ensure that uniformed bids are received.
Capable of defining and influencing the category strategy to achieve business goals and objectives.
Identify and escalate risks and issues to the appropriate governance routines.
Analyze and interpret business adherence through program scorecards in order to identify possible negative trends and issues.
Quickly adapt to changes within the Procurement program and be able to communicate and reinforce program changes with the business through effective change management routines and processes.
Work routinely with risk partners in negotiating deals and in managing outsourcing risk.
assist in providing documentation / evidence when responding to audit and/or regulatory inquiries
Consistently provide a high level of services by establishing and clearly communicating mutual expectations, developing an understanding of Business needs and demonstrating competency and consistency in meeting commitments.
Build broad-based business relationships and partnerships across the organization, skillfully influence peers and colleagues to promote and sell ideas, and proactively surface and resolve conflict with minimal noise.
7 years experience sourcing for various indirect procurement categories
Self-starter with capability of working autonomously across multiple procurement projects is essential
Strong contract negotiation skillset and experience
Sound commercial awareness and good analytical and research skills
Comfortable with sourcing systems, spreadsheets, presentations, and project management
Excellent communicator at all levels and able to build and manage relationships with business partners across various teams
Proactive, conscientious, and high level of attention to detail
Proven ability to communicate, partner, and influence across a matrix organization.
Posting Date : 09/14/2017
Location : US-NC-Charlotte
Travel : Yes, 5% of the time
Full / Part-time : Full time
Hours Per Week : 40
Shift : 1st shift
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