Posted in Management 30+ days ago.
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Location: Reston, Virginia
Verisign, a global provider of domain name registry services and internet infrastructure, enables internet navigation for many of the world’s most recognized domain names. Verisign enables the security, stability, and resiliency of key internet infrastructure and services, including providing root zone maintainer services, operating two of the 13 global internet root servers, and providing registration services and authoritative resolution for the .com and .net top-level domains, which support the majority of global e-commerce. To learn more about what it means to be Powered by Verisign, please visit Verisign.com.
This person will be managing sourcing and contracting processes at Verisign, which includes identifying sourcing opportunities and be instrumental in achieving objectives across price, quality, service, and compliance.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
8 years of related progressively responsible related business experience leading strategic sourcing and contracting initiatives across various spend categories, including Corporate Services, Information Technology, Professional Services and Telecommunications
Strong problem-solving, communication and interpersonal skills.
Proven experiences in leading complex sourcing and contracting initiatives.
Track record in leading contract life-cycle management process improvement initiatives.
Proficient use of standard strategic sourcing, contracting and procurement related tools
Graduate Degree or equivalent work experience
Strong leadership skills to manage cross functional teams
Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM)
Certified Professional Contract Manager (CPCM)