MasterCard Director, Sourcing & Supplier Management - Category Management- in O'Fallon, Missouri

Who is Mastercard?

We are the global technology company behind the world€™s fastest payments processing network. We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless ®. We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives. We believe as our company grows, so should you. We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities.

Job Title

Director, Sourcing & Supplier Management - Category Management-

Director, Sourcing & Supplier Management - Category Management-6

Overview:

Sourcing & Supplier Management creates and maximizes shareholder value by effectively managing the Mastercard supply base globally, focusing on reducing cost & risk while improving value & supplier performance.

Have you ever developed and implemented a global Category Sourcing strategy?

Are you able to influence others and resolve complex problems?

Are you comfortable challenging status quo and able to drive change?

Role:

Drives strategic category management across large cross-functional teams

Leads the development of category strategies that enable spend management, improve supplier performances and mitigates risk

Provides leadership with in-depth knowledge on market conditions, industry trends, product knowledge and emerging supply options

Drives the strategic sourcing process by analyzing spend, defining requirements, developing strategy, authoring RFx's and negotiating contracts

Supports relationships with strategic suppliers and may own relationships with select suppliers

All About You:

Strong relationship-building skills and the ability to work with people at all levels in the organization

Proven ability to design Category Strategy, implement Change and Manage Supplier Relationships in Professional Consulting specialties:

Tax

Legal

Finance

Business Strategy

HR Transformation

Operational Excellence

Ability to organize, manage, and work effectively to accomplish multiple tasks

Very strong analytical skills

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Equal Opportunity Employer
Requisition ID: R-64342