To support multiple strategic sourcing events from start to finish within their portfolio, to understand and challenge demand, set sourcing strategy and delivering events from market engagement through to award. To manage smaller contracts to ensure the successful delivery of contracted activities, identifying continuous improvement opportunities through engagement with
The Strategic Sourcing Specialist is responsible for supporting National Grid’s sourcing activities within US Procurement. Experience should include; category management, supplier relationship management, commercial negotiations, procurement process management and improvement, systems and analytics, market supplier development and a clear, working knowledge of current industry trends.
U.S. Procurement is structured strategically into four category teams: Electric Services and Materials, Gas Distribution and Transmission, Wholesale Networks and Corporate Indirects. Specific teams within US Procurement looking for individuals include: Construction Services (Electric & Gas), Materials (Electric & Gas), Facilities, Energy Efficiency & Professional Services