Purpose of Job We are currently seeking a talented IT Sourcing
and Procurement Manager I for the San Antonio Home Office I.
This position is available 100% remote.
Consults on IT sourcing solutions, negotiates agreements, and
manages relationships to optimize return and mitigate risk for
USAA. Supports value generation sourcing and profitability
improvement initiatives to enable business leaders to supplement
the workforce, scale business operations, deliver operating
efficiencies, and better serve our members through global service
providers. Serves as a sourcing and contracting expert in meeting
client needs while adhering to the end-to-end procurement and
third-party risk management lifecycle and applicable laws and
regulations. Optimizes USAA's use of third parties and collaborates
with appropriate personnel within Procurement and across the
Enterprise to drive compliant sourcing and contract execution
activities. Job Requirements About USAA
USAA knows what it means to serve. We facilitate the financial
security of millions of U.S. military members and their families.
This singular mission requires a dedication to innovative thinking
at every level.
In each of the past five years, we've been a top-40 Fortune 100
Best Companies to Work For®, and we've ranked among Victory Media's
Top 10 Military Friendly® Employers 13 years straight. We embrace a
robust veteran workforce and encourage veterans and veteran spouses
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Conducts all phases in the development of moderately complex
acquisitions of third-party/affiliate solutions to include market
research, drafting statements of work, creating requests for
proposals, identification of qualified suppliers, proposal
evaluations and negotiations.
Applies proficient knowledge in the design and execution of
moderately complex sourcing plans and solutions designed to achieve
client's strategy through deployment of third-party solutions.
Interprets the provisions and specific terms of low to moderate
risk contracts that can decrease the Enterprise's ability to
execute on the mission, damage reputation, and/or impair financial
stability of the Enterprise such that capital strength of liquidity
is temporarily impacted. Consults with Legal and other subject
matter experts as needed to interpret and ensure accuracy of
contracts and resolve escalated issues.
Coordinates with key stakeholders to gather business
requirements and specifications to design third-party solutions to
achieve optimal business outcomes.
Provides client consultation, evaluates client requirements and
advises in the development of contract specifications to achieve
pre-established savings, quality, and risk/cost avoidance targets.
Validates contract against established controls to drive regulatory
Engages with internal stakeholders and suppliers to ensure
value-added, compliant, and consistent procurement experiences
across assigned client group.
Applies proficient sourcing and procurement knowledge to execute
the sourcing strategy and plan. As needed, partners with more
experienced sourcing and procurement staff to ensure category plans
Evaluates commercial models and creates negotiated alternatives
for medium to complex contract actions requiring moderate term and
Bachelor's degree required OR 4 additional years of related
experience beyond the minimum required may be substituted in lieu
of a degree
4 or more years of experience in business program/projects that
may include strategy, planning, product management consulting and
third-party sourcing and/or solutioning
1 or more years of experience leading cross-functional teams or
projects requiring strong collaboration, facilitation, and
Proficient experience leveraging analytical tools, including
Microsoft Office products and other applicable business software,
to develop analysis, charts, and/or supporting documentation
*Qualifications may warrant placement in a different job
When you apply for this position, you will be required to answer
some initial questions. This will take approximately 5 minutes.
Once you begin the questions you will not be able to finish them at
a later time and you will not be able to change your responses.
Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Supply Chain
Medium to complex contract language negotiation skills
Experience presenting and influencing executives
Experience with project management across cross functional
The above description reflects the details considered necessary
to describe the principal functions of the job and should not be
construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements
that may be performed in the job.
At USAA our employees enjoy one of the best benefits packages in
the business, including a flexible business casual or casual dress
environment, comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, along
with wellness and wealth building programs. Additionally, our
career path planning and continuing education will assist you with
your professional goals.
USAA also offers a variety of on-site services and conveniences
to help you manage your work and personal life, including seven
cafeterias, two company stores and three fitness centers .
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
For Internal Candidates:
Must complete 12 months in current position (from date of hire
or date of placement) or must have manager’s approval prior to
Last day for internal candidates to apply to the opening is
11/11/20 by 11:59 pm CST time .