Sourcing Principal (Category Management Principal)

Job Description

Company: FedEx Services
Job Title: Sourcing Principal (Category Management Principal)
Job Requisition Number: RC181622
Category: Sourcing/Procurement
Memphis, Tennessee 38125
United States

Routinely leads the development of enterprise-wide highly complex sourcing strategies and processes creating innovative and replicable strategies. Designs, develops and implements leading edge best industry practices. Leads And manages the project management of cross functional sourcing initiatives that have major corporate impact across all sourcing categories with expert Category and category management knowledge. Leads and guides the staff in complex sourcing projects, processes and programs. Works on multiple complex assignments concurrently. Completes high impact/complex negotiations with market suppliers and develops effective negotiating strategies. Effectively interacts with executives on a routine basis and may act on behalf of executive management.

Pay Band: SM
Domicile: Memphis, TN
Relocation assistance will be considered for this position but is based on business decision.

To apply for this position, please upload a current copy of your resume and complete the required screening questionnaire by close of business (5:00 PM CST) on August 20, 2019, in order to be considered.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree/equivalency in supply chain, business, finance, economics, or other quantitative disciplines. Minimum seven (7) years’ work experience in sourcing and/or sourcing analysis. A related advanced degree may offset the related experience requirements. Exceptional analytical skills and category expertise. Superior demonstrated skills with project management. Exceptional negotiating skills. Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills including presentation skills.

Want a career where you are empowered to make a difference? Want to work for a company that is environmentally responsible? Want to grow and develop on the job? If so, FedEx is the place for you! Every day FedEx delivers for its customers with transportation and business solutions. FedEx serves more than 220 countries and territories around the globe. We can serve this global network due to our outstanding team of FedEx employees. FedEx has over 400,000 talented employees who are tasked with making every FedEx experience outstanding. FedEx has been recognized on many different lists both for business success and for being a great employer.

Here are some of the recognitions FedEx has received from the past couple of years:

  • FORTUNE “World’s Most Admired Companies” – 2016
  • Corporate Responsibility Magazine “100 Best Corporate Citizens” – 2016
  • InformationWeek “Elite 100” – 2016
  • Women’s Business Enterprise National Council “America’s Top Corporations for Women’s Business Enterprises” - 2016
  • Reputation Institute “World’s Most Reputable Companies” – 2015
  • Black Enterprise “40 Best Companies For Diversity” – 2015

When 400,000 employees around the globe are all working together it is amazing what we can achieve! FedEx connects people and ideas. If you would like to make a difference on a global scale while receiving top notch benefits, competitive pay, and plenty of opportunities to develop, click ‘Apply’ and tell us more about yourself.

EEO Statement - FedEx is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (minorities/females/disability/veterans) that is committed to diversifying its workforce.