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Sourcing Procurement Professional 2

Company: Humana
Location: Bridgeport
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

**Description**

**Responsibilities**

Reporting to the Associate Director of Procurement at Humana, the Sourcing Procurement Professional 2 will generate and implement efficient sourcing and category management strategies. The Sourcing Procurement Professional 2 will be expected to lead the end-to-end sourcing process for assigned projects, builds relationships with suppliers and business stakeholders, and drive incremental value for the business. Cross-functional and cross-business coordination both within Humana and with Humana's supplier base is required.

* Engage in End to End tactical RFP Execution, Management, and Analytics

* Gather and interpret relevant data to assess costs, productivity, demand patterns, etc.

* Contribute to post-contract sourcing delivery success (savings, compliance, buying channel optimization) related to assigned sourcing projects

* Combine solution results with graphics to create presentations and reports for reporting both inside and outside of Humana Enterprise Procurement

* Provide Actionable Savings, Spend, and Compliance Insight

* Ensure that legal terms in contracts are in line with category and procurement objectives

**Required Qualifications:**

* Understanding of procurement sourcing processes, supplier negotiations and contract execution

* Intermediate to advanced proficiency of Microsoft Excel including modeling and development of macros

* Proficient in Microsoft products (i.e. Word and Power point)

* Solid public speaking and negotiation skills required

* Strong financial and business acumen required

* Proven ability to speak with and work across all levels of the business

* Ability to assimilate, analyze, draw conclusions, and make recommendations from multi-faceted and often ambiguous data

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills

* Ability to motivate project team members and stakeholders to meet established deadlines

* Motivated self-starter with the ability to work with minimal oversight

* Detail oriented and critical thinker

* Ability to be flexible and willing to learn new skill sets quickly as the need arises

* Effectiveness in working collaboratively with cross-functional teams

* Must have accessibility to high speed DSL or cable modem for a home office (satellite internet service is NOT allowed for this role); and a minimum internet connection speed of 10M x 1M

**Preferred Qualifications:**

* Bachelor's degree

* Excellent analytical skills; ability to research and make efficient use of resources to achieve effective business results

* Experience in developing project plans and presenting business cases to Senior Leaders

* Ability to manage multiple tasks or projects simultaneously in a timely and professional manner; ability to transfer lessons learned into new processes; flexibility in job focus

* Experience with customer relationship management tools, such as Salesforce, and Contract Lifecycle Management tools, such as Icertis.

**Additional Information:**

Downtown Louisville, KY, Waterfront Plaza, or WAH.

**Scheduled Weekly Hours**

40

Keywords: Humana, Bridgeport , Sourcing Procurement Professional 2, Other , Bridgeport, Connecticut

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