Senior Analyst, Corporate Indirect Procurement

Senior Analyst, Corporate Indirect Procurement

CompanyConstellation Brands

Job locationChicago, IL

Region of responsibilityGlobal

DescriptionThe Senior Analyst, Indirect Procurement will be responsible for supporting the execution of sourcing strategies and contracts that align with Constellation Brands’ objectives and growth strategies. Partnering with Procurement category managers and leaders primarily in Marketing Services, this role will drive sustainable efficiencies in the total cost of goods and services procured while maintaining or improving quality and vendor services.

Responsibilities

Support the implementation of sourcing plans and strategies for Market Research and Data, Experiential Marketing, Trade Marketing, and eCommerce spend categories
Assist in identifying and developing a comprehensive sourcing strategy process to maximize the value of the company’s Marketing Services spend
Proactively manage vendor contract life cycle to prepare the organization for contract renegotiations, extensions or renewals
Partner with key internal stakeholders to nurture and develop relationships with Constellation Brands’ vendors and service providers
Assist with the negotiation and drafting complex agreements with supply partners
Drive the tactical execution of the day-to-day plan to deliver consistent and sustainable savings and other elements of value capture
Liase with the Corporate Procurement Center of Excellence to develop metrics, tools, and processes to properly track and communicate efficiencies across spend activities
Ensure compliance with all internal guidelines and requirements and external regulations related to responsible categories such as finance policy, procurement policy, code of conduct, etc.
Manage special situations and projects as required
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required with four (4) or more years of relevant business experience with a proven record of accomplishment and increasing responsibility in Strategic Sourcing for Indirect services and goods, Procurement Consulting, or a related supply chain or financial discipline
Knowledge of the strategic sourcing process in Corporate Services, Information Technology and other indirect spend categories including experience in supplier management best practices and competitive bidding (RFI, RFP, RFQ) process
Supplier negotiation skills, contract drafting and management experience
Knowledge and experience with project management methodologies and e-procurement processes and tools
Preferred Qualifications

MBA preferred
Nationally recognized professional certification such as Certified Purchasing Manager or Certified Professional Contract Manager
CPG Experience
Physical Requirements/Work Environment

Must be at least 21 years of age
Must be able to sit and/or stand for long periods and work on a computer for extended periods
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
Location

Chicago, Illinois

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