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Procurement Category Manager at Ameritas

Procurement Category Manager

Ameritas Remote, OR Full Time
Support development of the procurement function at Ameritas and manage multiple categories. At Ameritas, our mission is Fulfilling Life. We do that in many ways, but especially by helping people invest in themselves by offering trusted financial products and advice. Because we believe everyone should be happy, healthy, and financially secure, we work hard to provide trusted financial products and valued guidance, including individual life and disability insurance, employee benefits, retirement planning, investments, and wealth management services. Partner with VP of procurement to design and implement standardized activities across the enterprise, while building a unified and transformed category management function focused on accountability, results, and building value. This role will play an important role in building this function for Ameritas, which will contribute significant future value. This position will be responsible for managing one or more spend categories for Ameritas. Establish category management including spend rationalization and supplier segmentation discipline. An ability to work with senior level stakeholders in a collaborative manner to influence will be key to success. What you do * Focus on groups or areas with high dollar spend with impact across the enterprise. * Leverage suppliers and manage suppliers. Develop supplier relationships to allow for deeper program development and enablement of negotiation. * Build relationships with key internal budget owners to partner with them in identifying opportunities for consolidation of spend for efficiency. * Act as a trusted partner to the business by providing knowledgeable and transformational category management and procurement expertise. * Help to ensure Ameritas maximizes quality and value of their spend by eliminating waste, measuring vendor quality, and ensuring adherence to established service levels and agreements. What you bring * 4-7 years previous experience in the field of category management or procurement management required * Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience required * Expertise in multiple spending categories will be needed. Previous experience with category management in any combination of the areas of IT (hardware, software, peripherals), marketing, professional consulting, or operations (including travel, facilities, etc.) desired. * Certified Purchasing Manager (CPM) certification from Institute of Supply Management is desired. What we offer * Our company motto is “Fulfilling Life” and we take that job seriously, with a heavy commitment to volunteering and community support, employee well-being, and providing quality products and services that help our customers create a brighter future. * Being a mutual-based organization, the return on our investment goes back into the company, to benefit our members/customers. * We’re committed to professional development, opportunity, inclusion, and diversity. Team building and collaboration are also priorities. * A total rewards package with all the comprehensive health and welfare benefits you’d expect, including competitive pay and incentives, 401(k), flexible work schedules and time off to care for yourself and others. * Additional popular benefits, including tuition reimbursement, and student loan repayment, an incentivized well-being program, adoption assistance, paid time off for volunteering, training, and career development opportunities. An Equal Opportunity Employer Ameritas has a reputation as a company that cares, and because everyone should feel safe bringing their authentic, whole self to work, we’re committed to an inclusive culture and diverse workplace, enriched by our individual differences. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that hires based on qualifications, positive attitude and exemplary work ethic, regardless of sex, race, color, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law. Salary range $82,783/yr to $132,453/yrEqual Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

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