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Strategic Sourcing Consultant or Consultant Sr (job family)- (Management Consulting) (PS6097) Requir

Anthem, Inc. - Indianapolis, IN

Strategic Sourcing Consultant or Consultant Sr (job family)- (Management Consulting) (PS6097) Requir

Anthem, Inc

Indianapolis

IN

Job #661555646

Strategic Sourcing Consultant or Consultant Sr (job family)- (Management Consulting) (PS6097) Required location: Indianapolis, IN office

New

Location:

Indianapolis, Indiana, United States

Field:

Purchasing

Requisition #:

PS6097

Post Date:

2 days ago

Your Talent. Our Vision.

At Anthem, Inc.,

it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will drive the future of health care

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Responsible for the execution and implementation of traditional, sub-category sourcing strategies and ad-hoc sourcing. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to:

Executes standardized strategic sourcing processes for assigned sub-categories, specifically with management consulting suppliers.

Builds and maintains strong working relationships with internal customers and key suppliers for sub-categories.

Focuses on cost savings.

Participates in cross-enterprise commodity teams for sub-categories and aggressively tracks and improves non-compliance preferred supplier(s).

Participates in fact-based negotiations and executes contracts utilizing approved terms and conditions. Implements sourcing recommendations and develops and manages e-procurement catalog content.

Aggressively monitors, tracks and reports supplier compliance and performance benefits, reports status and trend analysis of commodity spend and savings

Monitor and track universe of potential strategic supplier partnerships through industry landscape analysis and company profiling

Ability to build and lead due diligence teams to quickly and accurately assess opportunities

Consultant:

Requires a BA/BS; 5 years of experience in sourcing/supplier selection with at least 3 years experience with negotiation of pricing and contract terms and conditions; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

Strong financial and modeling skills preferred.

Strong attention to detail, highly organized, industry and business analysis skills.

Team player with ability to work independently and under time pressure.

Advanced knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong project management skills.

MBA preferred.

CPM preferred.

Previous work experience at a consulting firm is a plus.

Consultant Sr:

Requires a BA/BS; 6 years of experience in sourcing/supplier selection with at least 4 years experience with negotiation of pricing and contract terms and conditions; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background.

Strong financial and modeling skills preferred.

Strong attention to detail, highly organized, industry and business analysis skills.

Team player with ability to work independently and under time pressure.

Advanced knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint.

Excellent verbal and written communication skills and strong project management skills.

MBA preferred.

CPM preferred.

Previous work experience at a consulting firm is a plus.

Please note we will fill at either the Consultant or Consultant Sr level depending on applicant's background and qualifications.

Anthem, Inc. is ranked one of America's Most Admired Companies among health insurers by Fortune magazine and is a 2017 DiversityInc magazine Top 50 Company for Diversity. To learn more about our company please visit us at ~~~/careers . EOE. M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Updated 05/13/2018

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Strategic Sourcing Consultant or Consultant Sr (job family)- (Management Consulting) (PS6097) Requir Anthem, Inc. - Indianapolis, IN, United States

   

Location: Indianapolis, IN

Company Profile:
The company was formed when WellPoint Health Networks Inc. and Anthem, Inc. merged in 2004 to become the nation's leading health benefits company. The parent company originally assumed the WellPoint, Inc. name at the time of the merger. In December 2014, WellPoint, Inc. changed its corporate name to Anthem, Inc. The Anthem brand is built on a foundation of trust – it’s the name consumers are most familiar with as a trusted health care partner through our affiliated health plans. Anthem, Inc. is one of the largest health benefits companies in the United States. Through its affiliated health plans, Anthem companies deliver a number of leading health benefit solutions through a broad portfolio of integrated health care plans and related services, along with a wide range of specialty products such as life and disability insurance benefits, dental, vision, behavioral health benefit services, as well as long term care insurance and flexible spending accounts. Headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana, Anthem, Inc. is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association serving members in California, Colorado, Connecticut, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Maine, Missouri, Nevada, New Hampshire, New York, Ohio, Virginia and Wisconsin; and specialty plan members in other states.