Strategic Sourcing Analyst 2 at Intuitive Surgical, Inc. in Peachtree Corners, Georgia

Posted in General Business 8 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

Company Description
At Intuitive, we are united behind our mission: we believe that minimally invasive care is life-enhancing care. Through ingenuity and intelligent technology, we expand the potential of physicians to heal without constraints.

As a pioneer and market leader in robotic-assisted surgery, we strive to foster an inclusive and diverse team, committed to making a difference. For more than 25 years, we have worked with hospitals and care teams around the world to help solve some of healthcare's hardest challenges and advance what is possible.

Intuitive has been built by the efforts of great people from diverse backgrounds. We believe great ideas can come from anywhere-we strive to foster an inclusive culture built around diversity of thought and mutual respect.We lead with inclusion and empower our team members to do their best work as theirmost authentic selves.

Passionate people who want to make a difference drive our culture-our team members are grounded in integrity, have a strong capacity to learn, the energy to get things done, and bring diverse, real world experiences to help us think in new ways. We actively invest in our team members to support their long-term growth so they can continue to advance our mission and achieve their highest potential.

Join a team committed to taking big leaps forward for a global community of healthcare professionals and their patients. Together,let's advance the world of minimally invasive care.
Job Description
Primary Function of Position:

The Strategic Sourcing Analyst II will play a key role in Intuitive's indirect procurement operations by supporting the execution of key strategic sourcing initiatives. This role will be responsible for supporting the execution of spend and supplier analysis, tracking and helping to build the strategic sourcing team KPIs, strategy development, execution of RFP/RFQ activities, supplier evaluation and selection, negotiation of business terms and conditions, and support new systems implementations/enhancements.

Roles & Responsibilities:

Analytics and Systems Management


  • Conduct general spend analysis on demand for indirect products and services

  • Support targeted spend analysis on indirect spend categories, business units, and suppliers

  • Track strategic sourcing KPIs and ensure they are accurate and reported to management on time

  • Work with the Indirect Procurement Operations team on procurement system implementations and enhancements to ensure strategic sourcing requirements are met

  • Identify and share recommendations regarding sourcing strategies to maximize cost savings and drive best value for Intuitive

  • Support in developing new indirect procurement programs to help the company scale and address the changing business environment

Strategic Sourcing


  • Drive cost savings and supplier consolidation by leading and executing appropriate RFx processes and sourcing strategies

  • Conduct detailed market and supplier research to communicate these findings through meaningful research summaries

  • Develop and manage sourcing project timelines and lead meetings

  • Develop RFXs and create complex bidding and scorecard spreadsheets

  • Manage RFP or sourcing process with minimal support for simple-to-medium complexity projects

  • Evaluate supplier bids (quantitatively and qualitatively)

  • Facilitate the development of award scenarios and recommendations for internal stakeholder evaluation, consideration and decision-making

Contract Negotiation, Development and Management


  • Review contracts and spend to assess potential sourcing opportunities

  • Meet with contract owners and Intuitive contracts team to follow-up on matters relating to RFPs / sourcing projects

  • Provide guidance to internal stakeholders, through a collaborative approach, in regards to business terms and negotiations

  • Partner with legal /contracts team to negotiate best in class contract terms

Qualifications
Skills, Experience, Education, & Training:

  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree Required (business, finance, supply chain, or related discipline preferred)

  • Minimum 2+ years' work experience with at least 1 year in a finance or procurement

  • Strong analytical ability to quickly gather facts, perform root cause analysis and draw conclusions

  • Strong internal and external relationship building skills

  • Basic supplier and contract negotiations experience

  • Experience with project management responsibilities

  • Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks concurrently in a fast-paced, changing environment

  • Strong oral, written communication and interpersonal skills

  • Natural attention to detail and the drive to get things right with minimal supervision

  • Strong collaboration skills to effectively work on projects involving cross functional teams

Additional Information Due to the nature of our business and the role, please note that Intuitive and/or your customer(s) may require that you show current proof of vaccination against certain diseases including COVID-19. Details can vary by role. Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.

Due to the nature of our business and the role, please note that Intuitive and/or your customer(s) may require that you show current proof of vaccination against certain diseases including COVID-19. Details can vary by role.

Intuitive is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and employees, and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type, without regard to race, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, genetic information or any other status protected under federal, state, or local applicable laws.

We will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records in accordance with fair chance laws.

Shift : Day

Travel : 10% of the time





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