T. Rowe Price Category Manager - Corporate Services in Owings Mills, Maryland
A career at T. Rowe Price says you want to contribute and make a difference at a leading global investment management firm where success results from the dedication our associates have in building success for our clients. We are a growing organization of associates from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.We take a long-term view on associates and their careers. Our associates do phenomenal work with purpose, and as a result, we provide growth opportunities through in-person and online training, management development programs, and career development on the job.If you are seeking a meaningful work experience along with a workplace culture that thrives on teamwork, we invite you to explore the opportunity to join us.
Requires in-depth knowledge and expertise in their own job discipline and working knowledge of related disciplines. Leads projects or work streams within broader projects. Accountable for work of self and sometimes others, provides process and standards advice in area of specialty. Works independently, receives minimal guidance. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. Responsible for a corporate/non-technology category corporate strategic sourcing spend (approximately $50 million spend). Owns global spend and relationships across the category.
Works with business units to understand and document requirements needed to make business decisions regarding sourcing. Generates consensus between internal stakeholders with differing perspectives. Owns spend and supplier relationships for assigned category. Recommends sourcing strategies to develop annual savings for assigned category. Researches and tracks potential and existing suppliers. Conducts quality assessments and vendor scorecards. Applies in-depth understanding of the marketplace and vendors as well as market trends and best practices for assigned category. Oversees contracts for assigned category that may have a number of nonstandard elements or terms.
- Bachelor's degree or the equivalent combination of education and relevant experience AND 5+ years of total relevant work experience
Procurement / Sourcing experience within real estate/travel/legal/advertising/marketing
Experience with Coupa or other procurement technology platforms
Job Family: Strategic Sourcing
Track: Knowledge Management
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