Cardinal Health Manager, Indirect Procurement IT in Dublin, Ohio

What Global Sourcing contributes to Cardinal Health

Global Sourcing is responsible for creating and managing diverse strategic supplier partnerships that drive enterprise value with innovation, best cost and competitive advantages that benefit customers, suppliers and patients. Develops and executes strategic plans by leveraging market intelligence, industry knowledge and cross-functional collaboration. Competitive advantage is created through supplier selection and management, contract negotiation, supply chain optimization and risk mitigation.

Accountabilities in this role

•Identification of opportunities for cost reduction by partnering with stakeholders and using spend analytics tool

•Developing sourcing strategies for commodities for which the role is responsible

•Contributing to reaching department savings goals

•Accountable for all assigned contracts

•Entering and completing all contracts in contract management tool

•Coordinating PO process with Procurement Services team

•Assisting management team on department and sourcing initiatives

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related degree is required
  • Experience in IT area preferred
  • Experience with sourcing ideas and identifying/protecting intellectual property
  • Superior interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively and interact with personnel at all levels of technical ability and expertise
  • Ability to communicate effectively and interact with at Manager, Director, VP, SVP and CIO levels

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.