Conduent Analyst II, Purchasing in Montego Bay, Jamaica

Analyst II, Purchasing

Description

Conduent is the world's largest provider of diversified business process services with leading capabilities in transaction processing, automation, analytics and constituent experience. We work with both government and commercial customers in assisting them to deliver quality services to the people they serve.

We manage interactions with patients and the insured for a significant portion of the U.S. healthcare industry. We are the customer interface for large segments of the technology industry and the operational and processing partner of choice for public transportation systems around the world.

Whether it's digital payments, claims processing, benefit administration, automated tolling, customer care or distributed learning - Conduent manages and modernizes these interactions to create value for both our clients and their constituents. Learn more at www.conduent.com .

Purpose

Contribute to the achievement of global procurement value improvement targets through the development and implementation of standardized processes, procedures and improvement of the local needs.

Profile

1-Bachelor degree in Business Administration, Finance, Industrial Engineering or Certified Procurement / Purchasing career.

2-5 years of experience in purchasing / procurement department

3- Solid comprehension of formal purchasing processes P2P and associated financial/accounting requirements

4-Acts with integrity ensuring ethical decisions are made

5-Negotiating Skills with proven record of success

6-Analytical and problem solving skills

7-Customer focus and service oriented

8-Microsoft Office skills are required, deep Excel proficiency. JD Edwards/Oracle/SAP/Ariba/Emptoris skills desired

9-Leadership skills

10-Proactive and results driven

11-Teamwork and capable to work under pressure

12-ISO, ISM, CIPS or relevant sourcing institutions member or accreditations are highly preferred

13- Experience of having worked in matrix type organizations and interact / report remotely

14-Excellent interpersonal skills and service oriented

RESPONSABILITIES

  • To ensure that the supply of goods or services is carried out in the most efficient and cost-effective manner with due regard to timing, technical, financial and quality requirements.

  • Lead and implement tactical operations by leveraging spend, contract management and policy compliance.

  • Ensure services and product requisitions are processed and ordered to suppliers.

  • Issuing of Purchase Orders (PO).

  • Monitor key performance indicators and proactively communicate issues and to drive continuous improvements in procurement activities

  • Continue review of processes in order to improve outcome

  • Leads procurement / purchasing function with focus on continuous improvement

  • Implement and maintains policies and procedures to reduce costs, streamline procedures and implement solutions.

  • Implement the common frame agreements with suppliers of goods and services.

  • Lead or participate in major negotiations on behalf the Operating Units.

  • Direct the procurement strategy for all high value spending items in the country.

  • Implement local Global Procurement improvement plans supporting cost, quality and delivery requirements.

  • Manage supplier relationship and negotiations including standard assessments and reviews, and resolution of operational and performance issues.

  • Report Value Improvements/ Productivity for the Categories in the country to the Global Procurement Director of Latin America.

Conduent is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, sex/gender, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, use of a guide dog or service animal, military/veteran status, citizenship status, basis of genetic information, or any other group protected by law. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply for or compete for employment with Conduent may request such accommodation(s) by clicking on the following link, completing the accommodation request form, and submitting the request by using the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form. For those using Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox please download the form first: click here to access or download the form at https://downloads.conduent.com/content/usa/en/file/conduent-applicant-adaaa-referral-form.pdf .

Job Purchasing

Primary Location JM-Saint James-Montego Bay

Organization Conduent Corporate

Unposting Date Aug 22, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Req ID: 18014146