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Remote Supplier Operations Analyst

San Rafael, CA 94901

Posted: 11/13/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Procurement/Supply Chain Job Number: 592015 Is job remote?: Yes Country: United States

Job Description

This company is seeking a Supplier Operations Analyst (US) to join the Global Procurement Operations team. The Supplier Operations Analyst will work with external suppliers and internal business partners to develop a seamless supplier onboarding and maintenance process globally.  This role is also responsible for executing a supplier enablement program by developing communication and training programs to educate suppliers on how to do business with us.  As a subject matter expert on the supplier information management (SIM) process, you will have the opportunity to help drive new initiatives and support the company's exciting growth.  
  • Coupa SIM Administration
    • Understand the configuration of SIM within Coupa and maintain optimal end-user experience by assessing stakeholders needs, recommending solutions, and making system change when necessary
    • Support ongoing maintenance of SIM in Coupa by updating workflows, custom reports, forms, catalog enablement, etc
    • Work with the Coupa Administrator to manage the Coupa release/upgrade process by assessing new features, making recommendations to leadership, leading UAT and implementation as it relates to SIM
    • Manage all aspects of SIM and work with key suppliers to enable their participation via cXML, SAN, or CSP 

  • Supplier Enablement and Change Management
    • Design a supplier enablement program to ensure we have accurate and up-to-date supplier information
    • Develop and execute supplier communication plans to inform suppliers about how to do business with the company (supplier onboarding, purchase order process, invoice requirements, etc)
    • Manage supplier training of our supplier portal and increase supplier adoption
    • Act as the go-to person for exception handling and question/issue resolution
    • Coordinate with Accounts Payable and suppliers to execute an e-Invoicing strategy and plan
    • Coordinate with suppliers to validate compliance with local statutory requirements
    • Communicate with regional offices to ensure consistent Supplier Enablement approach across the world
  • Reporting/Metrics/KPIs
    • Build and maintain supplier dashboards, metrics and KPIs
    • Drive the supplier data cleansing process by coordinating with suppliers, business partners and IT to make any required changes to supplier master data
    • Analyze data and proactively surface issues, suggestions and inferences
    • Act as the go-to person for supplier related data/reporting inquiries
    • Develop a self-serve reporting plan to empower the business to query and find data on their own
  • Training
    • Assess the training needs of suppliers using the portal and the business by designing a training program, developing/enhancing training materials and delivering effective training
    • Documentation
      • Own and maintain the procurement Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
      • Update and maintain the supplier operations internal website and content library
    • Compliance
      • Maintain proper SOX controls and documentation
    Serve as the liaison for all internal and external audit requests

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Supply chain preferred
  • 2-5 years of experience in a similar role
  • Strong knowledge of Source-to-Pay process and Supplier Information Management/Enablement
  • Advanced knowledge and experience using Coupa (Coupa Certified is a huge plus) and Oracle (or similar systems)
  • Expert in reporting and analytics
  • Preferred business systems analyst experience
  • Advanced knowledge and experience using reporting/analytics tools (Excel, Macros, OBIEE, Power BI)

  • Excellent interpersonal skills - this role will partner with many different stakeholders globally
  • A "can do" attitude - ready to provide possible solutions in what is a dynamic and evolving environment
  • Ability to work independently
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