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FMC Corporation Professional Services Sourcing Manager in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

FMC Corporation is a leading specialty company focused on agricultural technologies. FMC provides innovative and cost-effective solutions to enhance crop yield and quality by controlling a broad spectrum of insects, weeds and disease, as well as in non-agricultural markets for pest control.

FMC is a globally diverse organization that offers its employees exciting opportunities to work on challenging projects that are important to the achievement of our strategic objectives. Your education and professional experience are valued and put to use from day one. Your success at completing key initiatives can result in a varied, progressive and fulfilling career with FMC.

With a corporate culture of innovation, integrity, responsibility and customer intimacy, we foster “The Right Chemistry” in everything we do. We are looking for people to join us in creating, developing, and improving our products, our processes, and our markets. If you are ready to make a difference every day, FMC is ready to talk to you.

Your role is based at the FMC Tower in Philadelphia. You will work within FMC’s Global Procurement Group as a key member of the Professional Services team, responsible for the procurement of IT, Financial Services, Legal, Marketing, Human Resources, Consulting, Temporary Labor, Facility Services, Travel, and Fleet. You will be responsible for performing category management activities including, but not limited to, category strategy development, strategic sourcing, stakeholder management, supplier performance management, and continuous cost and performance improvement. As the ideal candidate you will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment along with other bright and motivated individuals.

Front and center of your everyday FMC will require you to display your commitment to our six core values: Integrity, Safety, Sustainability, Respect for People, Agility and Customer Centricity. Using FMC’s core values as a launching pad to achieve outstanding results in a demanding day to day schedule. You can anticipate the following requirements:

  • Collaborate with functional leads to build subcategory strategies based on a thorough understanding of FMC’s business and external market conditions

  • Conduct cost-analysis activities in partnership with finance and the business to identify savings opportunities against management targets

  • Develop and execute subcategory sourcing strategies (e.g. RFI, RFP, RFQ, scorecard and bid analysis, etc.)

  • Negotiate supplier contracts utilizing FMC contract templates & procedures

  • Integrate best practices and modernized business processes across FMC, ensuring best use of tools, techniques and processes

  • Collaborate with FMC’s Global Procurement Group’s Center of Excellence (CoE) team

Bachelor degree

  • Excellent analytical and quantitative skills

  • Ability to prioritize and self-direct

  • Ability to build relationships and communicate effectively

  • Critical thinking and effective problem solving

  • Professional and ethical personal conduct and demeanor

  • Endless curiosity, motivation, and determination to succeed

  • 2 of the 4 years experience within sourcing, procurement, commercial or operations

At FMC, diversity and inclusion are in our DNA. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to creating an inclusive workplace where all employees can thrive – regardless of race, gender, sex, pregnancy, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, color, age, religion or religious creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local law. FMC also supports employee participation in company employee resource groups that celebrate the diverse backgrounds of our workforce by providing communities for employees to connect with each other and raise awareness throughout FMC.

FMC complies with federal and state disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, please contact our Talent Acquisition department at talentacquisition@fmc.com.

ID: 2020-9324

Level: Experienced (non-manager)

Visa Sponsorship: No

Domestic Travel Required: Yes

External Company URL: www.fmc.com