Supplier Enablement Specialist – Strategic Sourcing - 286955

Procom - Toronto, ON (27 days ago)

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Supplier Enablement Specialist - Strategic Sourcing

On behalf of our client in the Banking Sector, PROCOM is looking for a Supplier Enablement Specialist - Strategic Sourcing.

Supplier Enablement Specialist - Strategic Sourcing – Job Description

Working with Sr. Manager, Supplier Enablement, AVP of SSG Program Sourcing Execution and other members of the Supplier Enablement workstream to operationalize Supplier Enablement strategy and wave planning
Track progress and success metrics for Supplier Enablement in accordance with project plan
Promote the S2P Program and Supplier Enablement and act as a Change Agent with SSG, VMO, A/P, Business leaders, and suppliers
Participate in creation and enforcing of Supplier Enablement Playbook, SOPs, compliance policies and controls
Manage internal and supplier escalation process
Be Ariba knowledge expert
Participate in Data collection for supplier onboarding and in developing spend channel strategy for suppliers
Train and educate suppliers and stakeholders as appropriate; participate in developing training and presentation materials
Build requirements, perform data analytics, develop action plans as required
Responsible for setup and maintenance of transaction rules, administrative tasks for test and production accounts, user administration, account configuration, network customization, completion of vendor upload files, running and reviewing reports, monitoring Enablement e-mail box, maintenance of supplier portal, participating in testing, acting as a designated support contact, liaising with Ariba support
Provide functional / business level communications as required
Participate fully as a member of the S2P Program team, support a positive work environment that promotes service to the business, quality, innovation and teamwork and ensure timely communication of issues
Contribute to a fair, positive and equitable environment that supports a diverse workforce
Act as a brand ambassador for the S2P team and the bank

Supplier Enablement Specialist - Strategic Sourcing – Mandatory Skills

8-10+ years Supplier Enablement Specialist exp. with procurement transformation implementing Ariba (NOT looking for someone who has just worked in a Sourcing role)
Experience establishing &/or growing Supplier Enablement while implementing Ariba
Knowledge of strategic sourcing, procurement & buying functions
Knowledge of Source to Contract, Procure to Pay data & systems (specifically Supplier Enablement process)
Experience with data integration & complex technology projects using formal project delivery methodology
Excellent relationship management and change management skills
Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills
Strong attention to detail, problem-solving skills, and well-organized to manage large amounts of information and details

Supplier Enablement Specialist - Strategic Sourcing – Nice to Have Skills

Financial industry experience

Supplier Enablement Specialist - Strategic Sourcing - Assignment Start Date

ASAP – 12 months to start

Supplier Enablement Specialist - Strategic Sourcing - Assignment Location

Downtown Toronto