The Sourcing Analyst is responsible for sourcing strategy development, execution of defined category sourcing strategies and performing transactional purchasing activities to meet the needs of internal business partners and drive value for assigned spend categories. This position will take an active role in establishing lower-dollar value/less-complex contracts (e.g. low risk, < $100K) with suppliers for timely acquisition of goods and services while maintaining compliance with Highmark's procurement policies and procedures and other state and federal acquisition regulations (e.g., HIPAA, privacy protocols). This position is also responsible for performing day-to-day processing of purchase requisitions and purchase orders using Highmark's ERP purchasing systems.
Further, the Sourcing Analyst will provide appropriate support for Procurement Consultants, as required, on arising category management related tasks and contribute to overall category performance targets and corporate supplier diversity goals. The Sourcing Specialist position requires working knowledge of the commercial aspects and supply market of their assigned spend categories; and collaborate with internal business partners regarding the application and integration of procurement philosophies and sourcing techniques to obtain desired category performance results. This individual will support strategic sourcing teams, along with other procurement staff, to assist with the development of category sourcing strategies and recommendations for value creation opportunities.
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