Anthem, Inc. Strategic Sourcing Analyst/Consultant in Wallingford, Connecticut
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Your Talent. Our Vision. At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care.
This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health care companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.
This opening may be filled at either the Strategic Sourcing Consultant or Strategic Sourcing Analyst level, depending on candidate experience.
Strategic Sourcing Consultant is responsible for supporting Procurement. Responsible for the execution and implementation of traditional, less complex sub-category sourcing strategies and ad-hoc sourcing. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: •Executes standardized strategic sourcing processes for assigned sub-categories. •Builds and maintains strong working relationships with internal customers and key suppliers for sub-categories. •Focuses on cost savings. •Participates in cross-enterprise commodity teams for sub-categories and aggressively tracks and improves non-compliance preferred supplier(s). •Participates in fact-based negotiations and executes contracts utilizing approved terms and conditions. •Implements sourcing recommendations and develops and manages e-procurement catalog content. •Aggressively monitors, tracks and reports supplier compliance and performance benefits.
Strategic Sourcing Consultant Minimum requirements:
Requires a BA/BS; 5 years of experience in sourcing/supplier selection with at least 3 years experience with negotiation of pricing and contract terms and conditions; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. MBA preferred. CPM preferred.
Strategic Sourcing Analyst Minimum requirements : Requires a BA/BS: 0-3 years relevant strategic sourcing, vendor management or procurement experience; at least 1 summer or semester internship or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Any direct work experience/internship within the Strategic Sourcing department is preferred. We offer a range of market-competitive total rewards that include merit increases, paid holidays, Paid Time Off, and incentive bonus programs (unless covered by a collective bargaining agreement), medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability benefits, 401(k) +match, stock purchase plan, life insurance, wellness programs and financial education resources, to name a few. Anthem, Inc. has been named as a Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, is ranked as one of the 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine, and a 2020 America’s Best Employers for Diversity by Forbes. To learn more about our company and apply, please visit us at careers.antheminc.com. An Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran. Anthem promotes the delivery of services in a culturally competent manner and considers cultural competency when evaluating applicants for all Anthem positions.