Procurement Manager Jive Software
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Jive's Controller?s organization is looking for a seasoned professional to help with the procurement needs of our growing business. The role of Procurement Manager is to plan, execute, and finalize the purchasing and procurement strategies for all types of spend across the organization. As the Procurement Manager, this person will work cross functionally with key business owners, Finance, Accounting and legal. The person we are looking for will need to be a self-starter who enjoys working in a growing environment where they can make a substantial impact. This person will play a critical role in developing, implementing and ensuring compliance with our internal purchasing policies. This person can make a significant impact to Jive?s bottom line through increased efficiencies gained through streamlined processes and by implementing and managing a process to better leverage our suppliers.
Monitor and analyze trends in company spending in order to make recommendations for the future
Define purchasing recommendations that are in line with business goals, in collaboration with stakeholders
Work cross functionally to ensure purchasing compliance goals are met
Negotiate pricing, key terms, and conditions of sale with key suppliers and vendors
Ownership of company travel program with outside travel provider
Develop, communicate and enforce travel policy for all employees
Develop and implement all purchasing policies and procedures, including those for computer and hosting equipment, software, services and marketing.
Effectively communicate procurement strategies to team members and key stakeholders in a clear and timely manner
Bachelors Degree and 4-6 years of relevant work experience
Excellent time management skills with the ability to adapt, prioritize and execute to achieve desired results
Ability to deal tactfully with suppliers, vendors and contractors who provide a broad spectrum of services
General knowledge of legal, finance, marketing, and operations
Ability to elicit cooperation from a wide variety to sources
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team.
Familiarity with the software industry preferred.
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED