Skip to content

Careers

Transcend the day-to-day work experience. Work inspired.

Strategic Sourcing Analyst

Location:

Lowell - Massachusetts - USA

Function:

Procurement

Ref #:

20200014172
Apply >

Description

Kronos is adding a Strategic Sourcing Analyst to the team who will ensure that products, services and vendor relationships are in the best interest of the company. This position is responsible for the evaluation of vendors and contracts including the Requests for Quotes (RFQ), Request for Proposals (RFP) and Requests for Information (RFI). In this role there is a great opportunity to learn, grow and develop professionally!

• Collaborate with internal partners such as legal and security to ensure due diligence is exercised during the on-boarding process as well as partner with internal customers to facilitate information gathering and proper documentation of Request for Proposals, Request for Quotes and Invitations to Bid
• Provide detailed comparative analysis to support the selection of preferred vendors, document the selection process and maintain vendor evaluations
• Researches and makes recommendations to internal customers based on in-depth analysis of market as well as present analysis and findings to group and organizational leadership through excellent communication and presentation skills
• Prepares, reviews and presents reports as requested as well as supports the sourcing managers on other position related projects
• Perform administrative tasks including scheduling meetings, maintaining process documentation, and collecting and depositing fully executed supplier contracts into the contract management system

Qualifications

•0-3+years of related Sourcing/Procurement analysis experience or relevant experience
• Bachelor’s degree required
• Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills, be proactive in a rapidly evolving environment and be able to self-manage your time and responsibilities to deliver sound analytical findings to leadership
• Possess excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate across all levels of both the internal and external organizations
• Must have the ability to be adaptable to changing priorities and the ability to remain organized while multitasking
• Must have a strong technical aptitude with experience in Oracle and Ariba being strong plus
• Experience handling administrative functions such as scheduling, conducting meetings and other needs as necessary

Corporate overview

You’re empowered when you’re a Kronite. 

Want to be part of an elite group of highly skilled professionals? We think our employees are a special group of talented, energetic, and innovative people. And for that reason, we refer to ourselves as Kronites. Kronites care about more than just work. We recognize the need to maintain a healthy work-life balance – to live inspired. In fact, it’s expected! You’ll soon learn that we take work and fun seriously. No matter what position you hold at Kronos, you’re a Kronite. And we want you to feel like you have the power to make a difference in your life and the lives of others, at work and beyond. Want to learn more about our culture? Follow us on Twitter @work4kronos. #MyWorkInspired

Kronos is a global provider of workforce management and human capital management cloud solutions. Kronos’ industry-specific workforce applications are purpose built for businesses, healthcare providers, educational institutions and government agencies of all sizes. Tens of thousands of organizations – including half of the Fortune 1000® - and more than 40 million people in over 100 countries use Kronos every day. 

EEO Statement

Kronos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law.

View The EEO is the Law poster and its supplement. 

View the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision

Kronos participates in E-Verify. View the E-Verify posters here.


Disability Accommodation

For individuals with disabilities that need additional assistance at any point in the application and interview process, please email KronosCareers@kronos.com or please call 1 (978) 250 9800.