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Senior Sourcing Consultant

Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Tuesday, August 29, 2023

About this role:

Wells Fargo is seeking a Senior Sourcing Consultant


The Senior Sourcing Consultant is responsible for leading and managing the sourcing process for indirect procurement categories within the Building & Occupancy (B&O) function. This includes developing and executing sourcing strategies, negotiating contracts, and managing supplier relationships. The ideal candidate will have 8-10 years of experience in indirect procurement, with a strong understanding of B&O categories.

In this role, you will:

  • Develop and execute sourcing strategies for indirect procurement categories within B&O
  • Negotiate contracts with suppliers.
  • Manage supplier relationships.
  • Conduct market research and analysis.
  • Develop and implement supplier performance management programs.
  • Work with cross-functional teams to identify and implement procurement opportunities.
  • Stay up to date on industry trends and best practices.
  • Lead and manage spend categories, develop strategies and negotiate contract for products, services, and suppliers.
  • Contribute to category saving targets for multiple categories and supplier performance.
  • Review and analyze contract data, business goals and market conditions to identify cost saving opportunities.
  • Determine deal strategy and control all aspects of contract negotiations and cost-effective supplier assessments.
  • Manage entire lease process from origination to final execution ensuring all required documents are received, filed, and executed.
  • Maintain all lease administration systems and prepare all lease agreements and related contractual documents ensuring are in compliance with policies and procedures.
  • Collaborate and consult with peers, colleagues and managers to ensure appropriate language is used to achieve final lease documents.
  • Lead projects and mentor less experienced staff
  • Research and respond to internal or external inquiries.
  • Should be able to work on shifts as required.

Required Qualifications, US, International:

  • 12-15 years of experience in indirect procurement
  • Strong understanding of B&O categories
  • Excellent negotiation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in business administration or a related field
  • Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) certification
  • Experience with e-procurement systems
  • Experience with sustainability initiatives
  • Military experience

We Value Diversity

At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, individuals with disabilities, pregnancy, marital status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

Employees support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit’s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.

Candidates applying to job openings posted in US: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Candidates applying to job openings posted in Canada: Applications for employment are encouraged from all qualified candidates, including women, persons with disabilities, aboriginal peoples and visible minorities. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available upon request in connection with the recruitment process.

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