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Posted: 
2021-09-22
Job Type: 
Full Time
Employment length: 
Permanent
Language requirements: 
English
Education requirements: 
No degree, certificate or diploma
Job experience: 
1 year to less than 2 years
Job industry: 
Retail
Job Location: 
Toronto

As theAnalyst, Strategic Sourcing, you willsupport and lead procurement initiatives in non-merchandise categories across the organization. In addition, you will perform key activities on a day-to-day basis relating to departmental analytics, travel & expense management and other strategic projects.

WHAT YOULL DO:

  • Work with the business units and Legal to monitor expiring contracts and proactively assess renewal or strategic sourcing opportunities
  • Manage Indigos travel & expense program and analysis
  • Maintain the SSPI SharePoint site
  • Manage the reporting and analytics for the SSPI teams key financial metrics (cost savings, vendor spend, etc.)
  • Support the SSPI team with procurement initiatives as directed by the VP Procurement
  • Conduct analysis and research to support the activities of the SSPI team
  • Act as an advocate for the customer by placing them at the forefront of all decision-making and design processes
  • Proactively identify and anticipate customer expectations and needs
  • Embrace and seek out technology that creates high tech and high touch solutions for Indigos customers
  • Challenge the status quo by consistently identifying areas for improvement, diagnosing issues and working to resolve them
  • Collaborate with others to drive flexible and iterative solutions, quickly and easily
  • Share technical knowledge with others and actively seek to learn from those more knowledgeable than yourself
  • Provide ongoing feedback and support to partner functions
  • Encourage others to freely share their point of view
  • Model Indigos beliefs and convey a positive image in everything you do
  • Celebrate diversity of thought and have an open mindset
  • Take an active role in fostering a culture of continual learning, taking risks without the fear of making mistakes
  • Embrace, champion and influence change through your team and/or the organization

WHO YOU ARE:

  • University Degree in Business Administration, Commerce, Economics or Engineering
  • 2+ years experience in a medium to large size business
  • Experience in vendor and/or customer facing roles considered an asset
  • High level of business acumen
  • Strong analytical mind
  • Exceptional communicator across all mediums
  • Proficient in Excel, Word, PowerPoint and SharePoint
  • Logical, organized and possesses a high attention to detail
  • Team player that builds strong relationships with colleagues

At Indigo, we are committed to our communities, our customers, and each other; together we can make a positive impact. We know that fostering diversity and inclusion brings out your full potential and creates a joyful and welcoming environment for everyone. We are driven to be an equitable employer, which highly values your diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We believe that you, in all your uniqueness, belong at Indigo.We welcome all applicants and encourage applications from individuals who identify as Black, Indigenous, a person of colour, LGBTQ2+ and people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request to individuals who self-identify as having a disability or special need. Please contact Human Resources at 1 (888) 881-3177 (toll free) or Support-HR@indigo.ca if you require an accommodation at any time during the recruitment process.

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