Global Strategic Sourcing Analyst

Glenview, IL 60026 United States of America

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Global Strategic Sourcing Analyst

 

Principal Duties & Responsibilities

Anixter is seeking a Global Strategic Sourcing Analyst to support the business intelligence needs for Strategic Sourcing globally. Global strategic sourcing analysts are responsible for analyzing and evaluating key sets of data used for sourcing and procurement. The successful candidate will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Convert business requirements and high-level data collection needs into well-specified analyses, reporting and visualizations.

  • Engage business partners while considering external competitive or cooperative opportunities, in-house and key stakeholder inputs, as well as existing corporate knowledge.

  • Knowledgeable with Spend Analytics practices for both Direct and Indirect categories

  • Gather BI requirements, design solutions and work with developers on their delivery.

  • Engage as the subject matter expert on our selected platforms – including SQL Server, Power BI, along with Data Analysis Expressions (DAX), or Oracle Cloud to successfully deploy business intelligence solutions to satisfy information requirements.

  • Promote the use of BI solutions throughout the business and help ensure they are a key part in decision making.

  • Ensure functional and/or technical documentation is provided to secure a successful handover of the solution, where appropriate.

  • Support and mange project management activities, business change and adoption by coordinating delivery through to release.

  • Excellent analytical and data visualization skills.

  • Strong investigative and troubleshooting skills

 

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or other related discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience. APICS/CSCP Certification preferred.

  • 5 years of experience working in the purchasing and sourcing complex and unique designs globally in a whole sale environment with a high growth wholesaler, required

  • Experience using Procurement and Spend Analytics for Oracle eBusiness Suite (EBS), preferred

  • Use of various Business Intelligence visualization tools, Power BI, Power Pivot, Power Query, etc., required

  • Excellent communication skills, including written, verbal and presentation skills; comfortable and credible with both internal stakeholders and external audiences.

  • A flexible, dynamic, self-demanding and proactive individual; able to motivate him/herself and others; easily accepts constructive input from others.

Company Information

Anixter International is a leading global distributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical& Electronic Solutions and Utility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect, and power valuable assets and critical infrastructures. From enterprise networks to industrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications to electric power distribution, we offer full-line solutions, and intelligence, that create reliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses and communities.

 

Work Environment
Our founders developed the Blue Book more than 40 years ago to present the beliefs and ethos that define our business style. While we have grown and changed dramatically since we were established in 1957, one thing has remained constant: our commitment to the values presented in the Blue Book. You can review The Blue Book here.

 

Anixter is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer; Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.
We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times.

 


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Our Blue Book!

Some companies have mission statements, some have employee policies.....we have the Blue Book.

"Enthusiasm is the greatest business asset in the world. It beats money, power and influence." Read more to find out if Anixter's business style is a good fit for you.

If you have a disability and need help with any part of the application process, or need an alternative method for applying, we are happy to assist. Please contact 224-521-8159 or hrservices@anixter.com, and we will put you in touch with the right person.

EEO is the Law, and we comply with every aspect of it. It's part of our values, and the way we conduct business. For more information, click here: EEO is the Law

Anixter is an Affirmative Action employer and an inclusive environment. We welcome all races, ethnicities, genders, religions, and ages, candidates who are veterans, disabled, LGBT, and we welcome diverse viewpoints and experiences. Our employees reflect our customers, vendors, and communities.

We require all of our employees to perform work in an ethical manner and uphold a culture of honesty and ethics at all times.

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