Senior Advisor - Enterprise Category Management

  • Location
    Calgary, Alberta
  • Job type
  • Category
    Professional & executive - Consultant

Are you ready to embark on a rewarding journey with a renowned leader in the oil and gas industry? We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior ECM Advisor in Calgary, AB.
Adecco is currently seeking an experienced individual for a full-time position as a Senior ECM Advisor (Enterprise category management). Join our prestigious client, a well-established oil and gas company, and make a significant impact with your expertise. In this role, you will manage the end-to-end Category Management process of assigned categories in support of Information Technology and the Corporate Project Management Office. This fast-paced and challenging position is ideal for a self-starter with strong Category Management knowledge and sourcing skills.

  • Location: Calgary, AB

  • Shifts: Monday – Friday | 40 hours/week

  • Job type: Full-time | 1-Year Contract

Here’s why you should apply: 

  • Free access to our Aspire Academy for continuing professional education

  • Hires fast, pays weekly 

  • Vacation pay paid out on each weekly pay cheque 

  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified

  • Free training programs

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assess risk and support the development of enterprise category strategies in partnership with budget owners to achieve overall company objectives

  • Develop and maintain a network of stakeholders at the enterprise level

  • Support the annual & long-term strategic planning and budgeting of the Information Technology Projects and Managed Services portfolios to secure the supply of goods and services

  • Leverage spend data, business requirements, external market data, and other necessary information to develop category strategies and influence implementation

  • Lead and manage all aspects of complex sourcing initiatives including RFx activities, development of negotiation strategies and recommendations to award

  • Develop negotiation plans and lead stakeholders through the negotiation process

  • Review, interpret, analyze, draft and negotiate complex Information Technology contracts

  • Drive post-award value through effective contract & supplier performance management

  • Ensure data collected and information created is accurate and accessible

  • Ensure compliance with all applicable corporate policies, including the Supply Chain Management policy, as well as legal and regulatory requirements

  • Provide mentorship to team members

  • Act as delegate to Senior Manager

Requirements and Qualifications: 

  • Post-Secondary Degree in Business, Supply Chain or equivalent is required

  • 8+ years of progressively responsible and related experience is a must

  • SCMP designation is required

  • Working knowledge of upstream and downstream oil & gas industry

  • Experience leading cross-functional teams through Category Management processes

  • Experience negotiating large, complex commercial agreements

  • Proven experience leading and managing all aspects of complex sourcing initiatives including RFx activities, development of negotiation strategies and recommendations to award

  • SAP experience is required

  • Strong financial acumen to assess, verify and interpret deal economics and commitments

  • End-to-end Supply Chain experience including processes, tools and the interdependencies between category management, purchasing, materials management & logistics, supplier performance & relationship management

  • Excellent communication (oral and written), interpersonal, and presentation skills with the ability to tailor messaging to varying levels of stakeholders

  • Values and fosters inclusion & diversity to create new and improved solutions and ideas

  • Track record as an effective change agent with a focus on unlocking barriers to value

  • Able to take complex situations and leverage problem-solving, communication, and project management skills to present sound recommendations

  • Must be legally eligible to work and reside in Canada

Don’t miss out on this Senior ECM Advisor (Enterprise category management) job opportunity in Calgary, AB. Apply now and you will hear back from an Adecco Recruiter soon. 

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Reference number CA_EN_1_026699_2145469

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