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Business Analyst, Sr. in Columbus at Huntington

Date Posted: 8/31/2018

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Job Description

Business Analyst Sr.

This position will support our Corporate Sourcing team operating out of the Columbus Gateway Center and Akron Cascade Plaza locations.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Assist with developing/driving sourcing strategies for each of the items or services within a spend category through vendor negotiations, process improvements, and compliance.
  • Co-lead cross-functional sourcing teams that look at areas of spend responsibility.
  • Conduct negotiations and oversee administration of contracts within spend category.
  • Interface with principle owners/users and pull in additional staff support when needed.
  • Conduct vendor and user workshops.
  • Develop service level agreements, which bind the procurement organization to its internal customers.
  • Understand supplier and industry economics.
  • Conduct internal and external benchmarking.
  • Evaluate and rate suppliers.
  • Develop scorecard and performance measures that effectively evaluate sourcing strategy success. Coordinate vendor relationships.
  • Establish contract administration standards for each item/vendor as appropriate for spot-checking invoices, etc.
  • Accountable for implementation of successful changes resulting from changes in sourcing strategies.
  • Implement corporate strategies and processes designed to drive efficiency, effectiveness, improve profitability, enhance risk mitigation, and reduce expenses.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • A minimum of 5 years of work experience in any of the following areas: supporting a procurement organization, in finance, in Supplier Quality Management, in purchasing or in project management.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MBA preferred.
  • Works well in teams.
  • Ability to communicate at various levels.
  • Highly motivated.
  • Deals well with ambiguity.
  • Outstanding quantitative skills.
  • Thinks strategically and has strong analytical skills.
  • Innovative.
  • Develops oneself.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Drives for results.
  • Shows work commitment.
  • High stress tolerance.
  • Good negotiating skills.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to communicate with and establish solid working relationships with managers and coworkers.

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