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Strategic Sourcing/Supply Chain Analyst : 20-00688
Ref No.: 20-00688
Category: Logistics & Supply Chain
Location: San Francisco, California
Primary Skill: Sourcing/ Procurement, Vendor Management, Cloud Vendors  
Contract Type: W2/C2C Only
Duration: 6 Months + 

Top 3 Skill Sets/Technology Needed:
  • Must have experience working with Cloud native vendors.
  • Manage the entire lifecycle of a vendor engagement from Sourcing, Onboarding, Execution to Offboarding.
  • SLA/KPI monitoring.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • 2-4 years' of experience
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, planning, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Other related skills and/or abilities may be required to perform this job.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as contracts, terms and conditions, non-disclosure agreements.
  • Ability to work with and empower others on a collaborative basis to ensure success of VMO.
  • Ability to establish workflows, manage multiple projects, and meet necessary deadlines.
  • Must have experience working with Cloud native vendors.
  • MS Office.
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred.
Job Summary:
  • Support specific areas of the business and manage all their vendor accounts.
  • Manages vendor management policies and procedures.
  • Manage the entire lifecycle of a vendor engagement from sourcing, onboarding, execution to offboarding.
  • Work with Business, Procurement and Security teams on RF(x) processes, technical vendor evaluations, security assessments and so on.
  • Work with Business, Procurement, Legal teams to ensure contracts have appropriate verbiage for terms and conditions, service level agreements, key performance indicators, escalation processes.
  • Responsible for contract management including compliance, oversight, and adherence to change control procedures. Monitor and ensure contract renewals are planned and executed well in advance of expiry.
  • Responsible for performance management, including performance analysis and SLA/KPI monitoring.
  • Setup regular check-ins with vendor account managers, facilitate regular conversations between the business and vendor operations teams.
      To follow up with any questions, please contact Rahil @ 408-512-2362
Akraya is an award-winning IT staffing firm and the staffing partner of choice for many leading companies across the US. We offer comprehensive benefits including Health Insurance (medical, dental, and vision), Cafeteria Plan (HSA, FSA, and dependent care), 401(k) (enrollment subject to eligibility), and Sick Pay (varies based on city and state laws).
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