- Project status
- Project posted
- 2nd June 2017
- Project duration (approx.)
- 6.0 Months
- Budget (approx.)
- $500 / day
- Level of Experience
- Environmental & Waste Management , Information Technology & Services , Pharmaceuticals , Logistics, Supply Chain & Storage , Computer Software , Telecommunications
- Area of expertise
- Procurement / Supply Chain
- Required market experience
- United States (Essential)
- Consultant location
Background & Objectives
We are a management consulting firm focused on procurement and strategic sourcing. We are looking for a contractor with past procurement consulting / strategic sourcing experience to support our current client engagements for both private and public sector clients. Public sector experience is desirable, but not required.
This will be full time work, starting end of May and running till end of November. Possibility to extend another 1-6 months.
Work is U.S. based. Consultant can work from home for majority of engagement. Travel to client sites in Charlotte, NC; Columbia, SC; San Diego, CA; and/or other U.S. locations is expected for 2 - 8 days of the month (1 or 2 trips a month to a client site lasting 2 – 4 days each).
Contract review, spend data analysis, market research, RFx development, bid/proposal analysis
The contractor will be expected to assist with strategic sourcing activities, including but not limited to contract review, spend data analysis (familiarity with MS Excel, including Pivot Tables and Vlookups, is required), market research, RFP development, and proposal analysis.
Experience with sourcing one or more of the following spend categories is desirable: Office Supplies, MRO, Copiers, Pharmaceuticals, IT Hardware, Food, Housekeeping, Telecom, Waste Management, Janitorial Services / Supplies, Telecom.