Job Vacancy Procurement Manager – Professional Services and Facilities Morningstar



Job title: Procurement Manager – Professional Services and Facilities

Company: Morningstar

Job description: The team: The Procurement team, which sits within the Finance organization, is responsible for the sourcing and purchasing of Morningstar’s indirect and direct spend.

The Role: Morningstar’s Procurement team seeks a Procurement Manager who will focus on the global procurement of professional services and facilities related purchases. It reports directly to our head of Procurement. This is a full-time position and ideally will be based in our Global Headquarters in Chicago, but can be based in a Morningstar office in the U.S., Canada, or Europe.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Source, analyze, and negotiate professional services agreements. Lead RFI/RFP process, managing stakeholders through the evaluation, selection, and contract processes.
  • Look for opportunities to consolidate professional supplier agreements and relationships, create preferred supplier relationships, develop rate benchmarking, and implement rate cards when applicable.
  • Regularly meet with leaders across the business to identify professional services needs, provide updates on current and expiring agreements, and other governance issues.
  • Manage strategic professional services supplier relationships: planning quarterly business reviews, tracking KPIs/SLAs and contract compliance, evaluating supplier risk, and resolving issues.
  • Lead/participate in RFPs and competitive bids for office buildouts and refreshes and lead the contract process for related services and purchases.
  • Lead RFPs for other facilities needs.
  • Identify opportunities to improve the efficiency, reporting capabilities, and consultative approach of our professional services and facilities related procurement.

Qualifications:

  • A bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Finance, Accounting, or similar and 5+years of procurement experience is required.
  • Advanced analytical, project management and negotiations skills and experience required.
  • Experience in sourcing, negotiating and managing professional services agreements, and purchasing for office buildouts is preferred.

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Expected salary:

Location: Chicago, IL

Job date: Sat, 04 Jun 2022 00:18:15 GMT

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