Neal Analytics Project Manager - Procurement in Redmond, Washington

Job Description:

This Project Manager position is responsible for supporting the Organization’s Procurement team to drive Procurement initiatives and deliver key metrics. He or she will work with individual Managers to support projects work and execute procurement activities for Procurement initiatives.

Responsibilities:

  • Support overall Procurement cadence. Keep the team on track in order to deliver key metrics (MSP – Microsoft Supplier Program, SuM – Spend Under Management, Savings and Supplier Count). Perform project management support for critical Procurement initiatives, such as GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), Supplier Rationalization, etc. for WCB Procurement team.

  • Have strong collaborations with Procurement Engagement Managers and proactively manage assigned projects and tasks.

  • Keep documentation up to date on actions in MS Teams for delivering key metrics and follow up on pending actions.

  • On behalf of Procurement Engagement Managers, submit entries in MS tool for SuM, new MSP requests, project forecast, and savings. Tracking action items and follow up for completion.

  • Contact and communicate with assigned suppliers to ensure compliance in GDPR and MSP criteria.

  • Work with Procurement Engagement Managers to investigate reporting discrepancies/gaps and support critical paths for meeting objectives for the key metrics. Track progress and update status.

  • Attend team meetings as needed to perform project management support and report project status.

  • Run reports leveraging the Procurement Book in Excel format to support PEM with different data perspectives in order to build business strategies.

Requirements

  • 3-5 years of experience with Excel.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, specifically Excel, Word, Powerpoint, MailMerge and MS Teams.

  • Deep project management knowledge and proven skills. Certification preferred.

  • Procurement related experience a plus.

  • Experience in project management

Preferred:

  • Procurement related experience a plus.

  • Experience in project management

Benefits

Competitive Pay and Benefits