Rackspace Sourcing Reporting Analyst in San Antonio, Texas

Job Overview

Overview & Responsibilities

The Sourcing and Reporting Analyst will be supporting the Sourcing & Category Management Team in development and implementation of sourcing strategies, through research and analysis, as well as the procurement intelligence enhancement, through external market studies, execution and evaluation of Request For Proposal (RFP) /Request For Information (RFI) process as well as on-time and quality delivery of procurement related reports.

Responsibilities:

  • Support category managers and sourcing manager in the strategic planning and sourcing process

  • Provide analytical support during the supplier screening and supplier selection process

  • Secure knowledge transfer and exchange by storing and maintaining (analytical) project deliverables and templates in the knowledge repositories

  • E-Sourcing Execution

  • Produce business intelligence reports as required and ensure that all reconciliation’s are completed to meet SLA targets

  • Provide ad hoc reporting support

  • Collaborate with non-procurement reporting teams, evaluating BI best practices, providing and requesting relevant data from other functional reporting teams

Qualifications

  • Ideally a graduate with Accounting/Finance/Engineering background

  • Experience with any data warehouse / reporting tools in a global environment

  • 2-4 years general business experience

  • 1-2 years in Procurement area

  • Strong analytical thinking (understand complex subjects, statistics)

  • Total cost of ownership analysis (theoretical approach and practical experience)

  • System affinity with experience in calculation tools, databases and (preferable) e-Sourcing applications

  • Understanding of supplier and market assessment tools (e.g. SWAT, 5-forces)

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Req # 34544

Location(s) US - TX - San Antonio

Category Supply Chain