We are seeking a Contract Associate to fulfil the workflow of the Contract Delivery engagements including delivering the most effective strategy for achieving maximum value for the business through the contracting process as guided by our clients Policy for Third Party Management, and established processes within Contract Delivery.
In this role you will take ownership and be responsible for building and maintaining stakeholder relationships with the business, across peer groups and with contract stakeholders.
Good knowledge and experience of broad-based category management and / or contracting experience (across areas such as HR, IT, Professional Services, Real Estate, Marketing etc….)
A bachelor’s degree (business management, supply chain management or finance is desirable)
MBA or equivalent preferred
To possess good written and verbal communication skills
Ability to translate and develop concepts, visions and complex business requirements into workable plans
Good project management skills and financial management experience including development of CBA's, PowerPoint presentations and financial models
Good people skills to bring together the right narrative and players to find a solution for situations when dealing with a customer’s issues and concerns
Solid knowledge and proven experience working with a cross-functional teams to develop and execute complex, time and commercial sensitive strategies
Proven ability to drive results and prioritize work activities
Experience managing complex procurement contracts
Positive attitude, flexibility, and team player
Experience with various eProcurement tools like Ariba, Archer, AXPERT, Bridger, Coupa will be advantageous