Post Date: 11/27/2018
Close Date: 12/10/2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: December 10, 2018
For over 125 years, Portland General Electric has proudly served Oregon. Our dedication to helping customers is matched by our commitment to providing PGE employees with a diverse array of rewarding career opportunities. Diversity and community are at the heart of what we do for our customers and for each other. We are committed to a team that looks like the Oregon community that we know and love.
PGE team members are creative problem solvers who love to apply themselves to challenges, big and small. We are looking for team members who will grow their skills, their career and their future with us.
Category Manager Professional Services (R18-706)
As the Category Manager overseeing professional services, you will develop and implement procurement plans and strategies to support forecasted needs for businesses. Establish and implement strategies for negotiating pricing and terms. We are looking for someone who is customer focus and enjoys working with a variety of people, detail oriented and likes to problem solve.
Bring the following skills to our team:
Knowledge of inventory control practices and systems.
Knowledge of contracting and procurement methods, standards, procedures and processes.
Knowledge of business practices and market conditions applicable to program and technical requirements sufficient to evaluate bids, contractor responsibility and contractor performance.
Skilled in formulating sourcing strategies that accomplish performance and savings goals, anticipate potential threats or opportunities and are consistent with company goals and policies.
Skilled in negotiating contracts for goods and services.
The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, business, finance or other related field or equivalent experience and typically five or more years in supply chain, category management/strategic sourcing or related field.
Join us today and power your potential!
PGE is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. PGE will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.
To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the deadline: https://PGN.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=R18-706. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.
PGE believes in rewarding strong performance. We provide a total compensation package that is designed to reward your contributions to the company, and, at the same time, support your well-being and professional development, both now and into the future.
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