Job Description

Sourcing Project Lead - Major Equipment & Materials
Job Number: 19-11225
Want to be part of the Energy Industry? Eclaro is looking for a Sourcing Project Lead - Major Equipment & Materials for our client in White Plains, NY
Eclaro's Client is America's largest state power organization and is a national leader in energy efficiency and clean energy technology. If you’re up to the challenge, then take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!
Position Overview:
  • This position will lead and support the development and day to day execution of strategic sourcing strategies for the larger and more complex equipment and commodities that Client uses to produce and deliver power, as well as equipment used by other New York State (NYS) entities supported by Client's including the Canals Corporation.

  • Perform market analysis to understand supply base and market forces for category, including monitoring commodity trends and analyzing the impact on equipment cost models
  • Build total cost of ownership models
  • Support development and maintenance of Equipment & Commodities category strategies and initiatives in coordination with the Category Manager
  • Design and execute strategic sourcing events
  • Carry out fact-based discussions with suppliers to come to agreement on the terms and conditions for new or renewed contracts
Required Skills:
  • Highly collaborative team-oriented individual, who has proven ability to build relationships with technical and business resources
  • Self-starter, ability to work independently in a fast paced environment while delivering solid action-oriented results quickly
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Procurement experience with the proven ability to establish category management capabilities to drive compliance, performance, reduce cost, and reduce risk
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to identify, quantify and effectively leverage data to support business decisions
  • Ability to build strong relationships with key suppliers
  • Ability to change the thinking of, or gain acceptance from, others in sensitive situations, without damage to the relationship, both internally and externally
  • Understanding of the types of equipment & commodities that Client and the NYS entities Client supports use, including electric generation and transmission equipment and marine equipment
Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Management, Supply Chain, Engineering, Operations, or similar
  • 1+ years of leadership/management experience with large and/or complex work efforts
  • 3+ years experience managing materials categories, particularly major equipment and commodities
  • 3+ years professional experience in Procurement, Finance, Accounting, and/or Supply Chain Management
  • 3+ years experience in the Utilities industry – Preferred
If hired, you will enjoy the following Eclaro Benefits:
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan administered by Merrill Lynch
  • Commuter Check Pretax Commuter Benefits
  • Eligibility to purchase Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance through Eclaro
If interested, you may contact:
Pam Saba
Pam Saba | LinkedIn
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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