Create insightful data for stakeholders. The analyst leads the process design for the collection and analyses of global spend data for assigned commodities / services. Maintains and constructs the ongoing analyses of a deep fact base for purchased commodities / services. Designs, conducts and synthesizes insightful industry and market research for assigned commodities to help develop sourcing strategy.
Develop an expertise in the strategic sourcing process. The analyst leads / participates in the sourcing strategy formulation, supplier selection and supplier management process. Teams with Commodity Project Managers / Subject Matter Experts (engineering, marketing, quality, etc.) to create commodity / services sourcing strategies, coordinates requests for quotation (RFQ), creates and administers negotiation tools and processes for sourcing activities, prepares fact base for supplier negotiations and business reviews as well as business unit commodity teams. Analyzes past spend as well as forecasts spend and savings by commodity/business units/locations.
Sourcing review database. The analyst creates and retains an exit package of all pertinent documentation created during the sourcing review as required by the Strategic Sourcing Organization (SSO) policies and procedures. Participates in negotiations with suppliers during the sourcing review. Analyzes and reports on supplier performance metrics and conducts benchmarking studies.
Understanding of supply chain and TCO reduction opportunities. The analyst should be conversant with the different supply chain models. The analyst participates in internal and joint supplier/unit teams pursuing TCO reduction opportunities in alignment with the Sourcing strategy (e.g. lowering inventory levels, increasing yields, improving supplier operations, demand management etc.).
Sourcing Process Improvement. The analyst standardizes existing strategic sourcing systems and processes of data collection, analyses, warehousing, data management, etc. and makes the process more efficient. The analyst has the ability to create tools which integrate data into new procurement tools like web procurement into the sourcing process. This includes the modernization of data and existing tools into more efficient and user-friendly programs. The analyst will document and roll out new processes to the Strategic Sourcing Organization.
Ensures thorough familiarity with company policies and procedures. Appropriately applies policies and procedures in compliance with government laws. Policies and procedures include, but not limited to: Standards of Business Conduct, Intellectual Property, Control Environment, Information Protection, ISO 9000 & 14000, government regulations (e.g. health, safety, quality and environmental), and functional policies published on the Rockwell Automation Information Network. Organizational and Administrative Support The analyst may be called upon from time to time to provide organizational and administrative support to the Strategic Sourcing Organization.
Internal Number: R21-3251
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