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What you’ll be doing...

Verizon’s Supply Chain Services is transforming the Global Strategic Sourcing Group and seeks a dynamic professional who is interested in joining our team. This position will play a lead role in supporting Verizon's Device Marketing and Promotions businesses by supporting and enabling the teams to achieve the strategic and financial objectives of the business and the Strategic Sourcing group.
Reporting to the Governance and Operations Manager, this role is primarily responsible for actively tracking, managing and monitoring all financial and operational performance and capability aspects of the Device Marketing and Promotions Sourcing teams.

  • Working with Device Marketing and Promotions team design, build and establish procedures to capture benefits and savings on an ongoing basis, leveraging tools and technologies where possible.
  • Track, monitor and report savings and benefits to Device Marketing and central Business Operations team.
  • Partner with Category Intelligence, Device Marketing, Promotions and Strategic Sourcing teams in budgeting, ranging and forecasting activities; proactively track performance against targets.
  • Support the business in monitoring and facilitating timely resolution of outstanding and late payments.
  • Liaising with teams across the organization, support inventory tracking and management and proactively make suggestions and recommendations to drive optimal business outcomes
  • Proactively provide data driven insights to support tactical / strategic decisions and uncover optimization and improvements.
  • Examine, interpret and report results of analytical initiatives to business stakeholders.
  • Support CSEs in the onboarding, maintenance and off-boarding of suppliers and related activities.
  • Establish procedures to track, monitor and report on contract management activities; develop and deliver report outs to management.
  • Support Governance and Operations Manager with audits including in the addressing, implementation and monitoring of actions.
  • Participate in other compliance efforts related to the Device Marketing and wider Sourcing organization.
  • Assist Governance and Operations Manager with communications, project management and other business activities.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree (in Business, Economics, Finance, HR, Supply Chain or Procurement preferred) or relevant work experience.
  • Experience in a Sourcing or Supply Chain functions; preferably in an OEM or Telecom firm.
  • Hands-on experience of Tableau / Qlik and data analytics tools and technologies.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Background in Business Operations and Intelligence.
  • Masters in Data Analytics, finance or supply chain management.
  • Experience working with large and complex data sets.
  • Well organized, detail-oriented and able to manage multiple tasks.
  • Strong analytical and effective problem-solving skills to identify improvement opportunities, evaluate options, and develop solutions.
  • Highly effective communication skills (both written and verbal) and organizational agility.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, and work independently.
  • Strong project management skills.