Title Associate Director HR Services
Categories Procurement
Job ID 49
Location White Plains NY
Job Information

The Associate Director Sourcing is responsible to develop & lead the local sourcing strategies within the Human Resources Sourcing Team. She/he is a proven business strategy influencer & collaborator by advising local commercial teams on supply market dynamics and leading practices which maximize value, minimize risk, and ensure quality & cost effectiveness. The Associate Director Sourcing works effectively with ambiguity to anticipate future local business requirements in complex and/or multiple business unit stakeholder categories.

• Identifies and resolves unique situations of substantial significance in the sourcing spend under management
• Applies ingenuity and creativity to problem analysis and resolution in complicated and/or novel situations
• Uses independent judgement, sophisticated thought leadership, and development skills to execute tasks and drive the local Sourcing team
• Either directly or through a matrix structure, manages teams of professional level employees responsible for performing sourcing tasks to carry out local sourcing and supply management tasks
• Serve as the Strategic Sourcing & Procurement (SS&P) leader for the associated local governance forums which may include Joint Operating Committee and Annual/Semi-Annual Business Review Meetings
• Directs local country market sourcing & supplier relationship activities which serve the needs of the business units
• Responsible for local contractual agreements and works with the internal legal department to drive any changes that are critical to Regeneron’s interest
• Reviews local contracts for key areas of spend; monitor trends/patterns within the spend under management, and serves as the primary point for local supply market negotiations.
• Demonstrated experience leading multiple spend categories and strategic sourcing teams
• 2 years or more of supervisory experience and/or demonstrated experience leading a matrix team
• Working knowledge with sourcing contracting tools, ERP’s, and eRFx systems preferred. (Oracle, Zycus, Icertis, GEP, Ariba, Other)
• Ability to leverage standard business applications for communicating, presenting and analyzing (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
• Cost modeling knowledge
• Excellent verbal and written skills
• Ability to develop detailed business cases
• Ability to build consensus, teamwork, and creativity within a collaborative team with limited supervision

Background & Experience Bachelor’s plus 10 years of relevant, progressive experience within procurement, to preferrably include 7 years directly in sourcing
Salary excellent base and bonus relo available
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