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Financial / Cost Analyst 19-00307

Platinum Resource Group Anaheim, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
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Financial / Cost Analyst

Location: Anaheim, CA

Job Description
  • The Company is looking for a rock star Finacial / Cost Analyst as they establish a consolidated Supply Chain process across their Core Company and recent acquisitions to drive results in the purchasing function.
  • This individual will be responsible for data analysis, tactical and operational reporting for the sourcing and procurement of our product and supplies.
  • In conjunction with the Sourcing / Procurement Director and Finance personnel, this individual will be responsible for providing valuable information to drive supplier cost, service, quality and innovation.
  • This individual will also report or contribute to procurement capability developments, including evaluation of logistical alternatives, supplier performance management and score carding, alternative product evaluation, vendor consolidation sustainability and more.

Qualifications
  • Bachelor degree in Finance, Business Management, Operations Management or similar; Master's degree is a plus
  • 3+ years' experience in a dynamic, data-driven procurement environment with solid progression; previous experience in construction materials is desirable.
  • Proven skills in management of purchasing and procurement data.
  • Extreme comfortability with data and calculations.
  • Proven ability to quickly derive meaningful data driven insights and make decisions based on those insights.
  • Tenacious attention to detail and consistency.
  • Success in collaborating with key work partners.
  • Strong presentation and writing skills.
  • Provide data and analysis for procurement across all suppliers including:
  • Supplier performance management – supplier score carding, supplier review and continuous improvement.
  • Logistical optimization – buying in the right place at the right time to meet customer needs.
  • Sustainability – margin / job cost analysis, evaluation of alternative products to meet customer needs.
  • Analyze and recommend strategy to maximize margin by lowering costs while ensuring quality systems are in place.
  • Analyze current category spend, contracts, suppliers to develop multiyear plan / initiatives to deliver improved performance for the company and report the impact of those initiatives.
  • Work on initiatives together with cross-functional partners such as Product Management, Branch Management, and Design personnel.
  • Suggest optimization in supplier contracts including scope of work and terms and conditions in line with business expectations at lower cost, higher quality and higher service.
  • Provide information for successful negotiation with suppliers to deliver desired results.
  • Provide data and analysis to improve supplier performance, reduce quality issues, deliver YOY savings, improved data drive insights and reduce lead times.


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Platinum Resource Group is a professional level consulting firm, providing resources to Fortune 1000 client companies in the areas of technology, human resources, accounting, finance, business systems and supply chain, on a contract and interim basis. PRG has operations in Orange County, San Diego, Los Angeles and San Francisco. As a W-2 employer we offer our consultants direct deposit bi-weekly payroll, health, dental, vision benefits, paid holidays, and referral bonuses.

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