Taurean Consulting Group is a 100% Woman-Owned IT Staffing and Project Solutions company built on deep relationships. With over 25 years of experience in Technology Staffing, we match candidates to the culture of an organization as well as required skill sets.
Our client is seeking a Senior Buyer - Procurement is to manage the entire supply chain for the assigned commodities including; development of commodity strategies, selection of suitable suppliers, negotiation to ensure best-in-class pricing, analysis of total cost of ownership, summary of procurement recommendation, supplier follow up and management reporting. This is a hybrid opportunity with 3 days on-site in Las Vegas, NV.
Successful candidates excel at and enjoy:
- Develop comprehensive commodity strategies that documents sourcing approaches, preferred suppliers, cost performance and gaps, quality performance and gaps, logistics solutions and technology roadmaps.
- Excel in supplier negotiations using multiple approaches such as market tests, long term agreements, and cost models.
- Perform comprehensive evaluations to ensure best-in-class pricing based on total cost of ownership.
- Summarize sourcing recommendation and be able to convince stakeholders of sourcing recommendation.
- Issue purchase orders and follow up with suppliers on prompt shipments at the appropriate quality levels.
- Interface with user departments as the procurement specialist that allows management to make the right procurement decisions.