Telecommuting Sourcing Manager

Job ID: Available for Members

Location: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Posted: Friday, March 16, 2018

Job Category: Business Operations

Telecommute Level: Occasionally

Travel Requirements: Field Travel Required, Some Travel

Weekly Hours: Full Time

Employer Type: Employer

Career Level: Experienced

Job Summary

A travel company is searching for a person to fill their position for a Telecommuting Sourcing Manager.

Core Responsibilities Include:

  • Negotiating critical program components based on knowledge of program requirements from initial request through contract completion and turnover
  • Communicating with key business advisors and suppliers on a timely basis, information relative to strategic meetings management program operations
  • Negotiating contracts between 50 - 100 programs worldwide on an annual basis

Skills and Requirements Include:

  • Ability to travel by airplane, boat, rail and/or car
  • Prior successful experience in developing and maintaining key client and supplier relationships
  • Knowledge of travel supplier operations, overall capabilities/range of services
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in project, event or meeting management, at least 2 of which are in procurement required
  • Proven negotiation skills
  • Knowledge of travel supplier operations, overall capabilities/range of services