Farmers Insurance Strategic Sourcing & Procurement Analyst in Woodland Hills, California
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Job Summary Responsible for supporting SS&P leadership with research, analytics and managing sourcing initiatives as required. Works closely with internal customers as well as vendors and will be responsible for providing operational support to customers as well as understanding of assigned specific spend categories.
Essential Job Functions Research and analyze spend and market data in supporting the assigned sub categories Develop and deliver sub-category strategies within the overall category program while ensuring customer service, savings and efficiencies are achieved effectively Support internal customers with SS&P operational questions Assist in the management of the sourcing process including requirements definition, RFx development and execution, scorecard, analysis, risk management Assist with drafting, negotiating and managing contractual documentation (MSA, NDA, Amendments, SOW, WO)
Bachelor's Degree required
Experience Requirements 3 - 5 years relevant experience
Special Skill Requirement
- Adept problem solving and analytical skills
- Effective interpersonal communication skills
- Proficient written and oral communication skills
- Strong desire and capacity to learn
- Compelling influencing and persuasion skills
Demonstrated project management skills
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.
Organization: *Farmers Insurance
Title: Strategic Sourcing & Procurement Analyst
Location: California-Woodland Hills
Requisition ID: 170006JL