Senior Manager - Services Procurement
Company: McKinsey & Company, Inc.
Posted on: February 25, 2021
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- 7+ years of relevant business experience in procurement or
business operations; knowledge of card systems is a plus--
- Exceptional problem solving and analytical skills; ability to
quickly identify challenges and clearly articulate creative,
practical solutions even when dealing with a high degree of
- Client relationship skills and experience in managing
- Ability to build and maintain highly effective and
- Confident people leader
- Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
- Superior communication and excellent interpersonal skills Who
You'll Work With You will be based in Stamford, CT, Miramar, FL,
Philadelphia, PA, or Prague, CZ as part of McKinsey Optimize. This
function delivers distinctive, positive and productive experiences
through various services ranging from travel, events, real estate,
sourcing, technology and purchasing.-- You will work closely with
the director of services procurement and payment strategy, internal
functions and external suppliers as you oversee and execute
services procurement objectives. What You'll Do You will lead the
services procurement team, and with HR, co-lead the day-to-day
operations of the global external worker/contingent workforce
program navigating and solving for complex situations. In this
role, you will contribute to the global department vision, strategy
and priorities with the director. You will be responsible for
supporting the ongoing development of each team member and for
creating a culture of operational excellence and continuous
improvement. You will collaborate with HR, subject matter experts
and regional stakeholders on executing and delivering on external
worker initiatives, evaluating processes and identifying and
implementing improvements including technology/automation to
achieve efficiency and reduce risk. You will help in establishing
operational stability throughout the external worker program (e.g.
external worker sourcing, supplier negotiations and enablement,
reporting, issue management) and lead tactical and strategic
projects. You will utilize metrics to measure and track project and
program performance, identify growth and improvement opportunities
and evaluate the value and impact of the external worker program.
You will also report on performance to department and Optimize
leadership and conduct audits to ensure the established processes
and agreed upon SLAs are consistently met or exceeded. Overall, you
will provide expertise, guidance and leadership to stakeholders on
all aspects of the external worker program as well as being a
thought partner to problem solving topics involving external
workers. FOR U.S. APPLICANTS: McKinsey & Company is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex,
gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion,
national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any
other characteristic protected by applicable law. FOR NON-U.S.
APPLICANTS: McKinsey & Company is an Equal Opportunity employer.
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