Job ID: 209858
Location: REMOTE WORK, AL, United States
Date Posted: Jun 30, 2020
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: Yes
SAIC seeks a highly motivated Strategic Sourcing Manager. As a direct report to the Director Subcontracts, Strategic Proposal Team, this position will direct and manage the strategic sourcing initiatives of SAIC. Specifically, this individual will be responsible for:
Developing, supporting and implementing an enterprise acquisition strategy that results in measurable cost savings for the corporation.
Performing spend data analysis; drive strategy socialization and adoption throughout the organization; monitor changing company priorities, marketplace and supplier conditions and adjust strategies accordingly
Performing opportunity analysis of relevant spend data to identify sourcing targets for key direct and indirect spend
categories that will result in significant and sustainable cost savings; produce clear and compelling business cases to support the proposed course of action; work with stakeholder team (Corporate, line, ITS, etc.) to implement sourcing solutions and measure and report results
This includes developing appropriate strategies for managing key subcontractor relationships; coordinating subcontracting activities across business units, consolidating volumes and enhancing efficiencies; developing master subcontract terms to speed proposal preparation
Preparing communications, both written and oral, for various levels of staff and management including executive leadership.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of eight (8) years of experience in procurement and/or a government contracting environment resulting in a solid understanding and knowledge of subcontracting/contracting/supplier management, with a proven track record of managing efforts/programs that achieved intended results. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills with strong drive balanced with the appropriate poise to interact with senior management. Candidate must be a self-starter, be able to work independently, and take initiative.
Candidate must be able to assimilate data and analyze trends.
Experience in strategic sourcing/enterprise acquisition, project management, and vendor relationship management a plus. Master’s Degree or equivalent ideal and Excel experience preferred
SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability