Global IT Sourcing Manager in Lake Forest, IL at Reynolds Consumer Products

Date Posted: 6/23/2020

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Job Title: Global IT Sourcing Manager 

City: Lake Forest / State: Illinois                                                   


Job Description

Join Reynolds Consumer Products…a world of opportunities! At Reynolds Consumer Products, we are passionate about achieving results and have fun winning as a team! We provide amazing job opportunities for growth and competitive salaries and benefits in an exciting, dynamic, fast-paced, and fun workplace environment. Are you looking to build a strong career? Then we have an opportunity for you! We currently have an opportunity for a Global IT Sourcing Manager located at our headquarters in Lake Forest, IL.

Your Role:

As a Global IT Sourcing Manager, you will develop and lead execution of sourcing strategies and projects for the assigned categories as well as be accountable for strategic sourcing of IT categories including but not limited to Hardware, Software, Cloud solutions and services and IT professional services. This role will work closely with IT functional leaders to develop sourcing strategies and manage high- level supplier relationships with major IT suppliers and consultancies.

The assigned scope is generally broad in nature over multiple sites and business units, and will partner closely across functions within each BU.  Implementation activities include overall sourcing execution, market intelligence data gathering, RFx, financial data modeling and analysis, complex negotiations, project management, legal supplier contract development, procurement aspects of supplier qualification, risk mitigation programs, and appropriate implementation of the source-to-pay process inclusive of customer-centric support content and preferred payment methods and supplier relationship management.

The Sourcing Manager will be responsible for achieving against key performance targets in savings, working capital improvement, and continuous improvement; also coordinates supplier management activities and executes supplier compliance activities for assigned suppliers. Suppliers may be global and/or regional in nature and may span multiple sites; also responsible for contributing the Indirect category teams in the development, communication and approval of sourcing strategies, collecting and providing business requirements and supply market information and supply practices.

You will have the opportunity to:

  • Work on strategy development and project management
  • Lead supplier identification, negotiations and own supplier relationships
  • Work closely with IT, finance and operations teams to drive project initiatives against strategy and plan
  • Compile specifications and business requirements to develop bid packages for competitive events 
  • Regularly monitor and analyze market, competitive data, pricing trends to identify bid or negotiation  opportunities

In this role, you will be responsible for achieving against key performance targets in savings, working capital improvement, and continuous improvement.

You will love it here if…

  • You are a strong leader with the ability to motivate others
  • You thrive in a fast paced and high-energy environment
  • You work well with others, promote collaboration and knowledge sharing
  • You pay great attention to details and are well organized

We need you to have:

  • B.A. or B.S. degree is required – preferably in Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Business, Finance or related field
  • 10+ years of professional experience in the Procurement discipline in a large, internationally scaled, multi-plant manufacturing organization
  • Experience in IT sourcing space within the last 2-3 years
  • Experience in managing spends of at least $50MM per year in indirect materials  
  • Experience in licensing agreements, MSAs and SOWs with consultancies required
  • Up to date and knowledgeable about cloud software solutions 

Icing on the cake:

  • MBA or other advanced degree
  • Multiple language knowledge and multiple country experience

 

Want to know more? Check out our website or connect with us on LinkedIn!

Apply today to join a fast-growing innovative company!

            Not a good fit but know someone who is? Please refer them!

 

    Local candidates only, no relocation assistance available

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.

 

 

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer EEO AA M/F/Vet/Disability.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, protected veteran status or disability.

Reynolds Consumer Products is an Equal Opportunity Employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO is The Law Poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

The Pay Transparency Policy Statement can be found on this link: 

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/PayTransparencyNondiscrimination.html

The poster and the supplement can be found on this link.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm

For applicants or employees who are disabled, or require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, you may request assistance by calling us at (847)482-3550 or email Recruitment@ReynoldsBrands.com.

No recruiter calls or emails please.