CANDIDATES

Sr Manager, Energy Sourcing


02-05-18


Job Id : 490


Location : St. Louis, MO


Description

Are you a high-energy, hands-on procurement leader who has successfully led negotiations to reduce company energy and utilities spend? Can you leverage your knowledge of sourcing principles to develop sound strategies and implement them throughout a large organization, with a focus on sustainability?  Would you thrive in the demanding, fast-paced world of private equity?  Are you a trusted resource and strategic advisor for your internal business partners?

If you answered yes to these questions, then you may be a fit for the Sr Manager, Energy Sourcing role with our client, a multi-billion dollar retailer backed by a reputable Private Equity firm.
 

KEY PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES:

  • Responsible for companywide energy spend.
  • Develop strategies to reduce energy spend, including analyzing alternative energy sources. 
  • Manage small team responsible for energy analysis.
  • Establish and manage cross-functional relationships up to C-Level and supplier relationships with external partners.

 

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required in Business, Supply Chain or Finance; MBA preferred
  • 5+ years’ procurement experience, required 
  • 5+ years’ experience within the energy sector.
  • Previous change management and transformational experience strongly preferred.
  • Retail industry experience preferred.