• Strategic Sourcing Analyst

    Location US-CT-West Hartford
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
  • Position Description


    At a Glance


    Legrand has an exciting opportunity for an Strategic Sourcing Analyst to join the LNA Team in West Hartford, CT. Drive end-to-end strategic sourcing processes to reduce total costs while improving service levels for multiple indirect spend categories such as advertising, healthcare, travel, facilities, IT, professional services, etc.


    What Will You Do?


    • Provide data analysis to drive spend category strategies and savings.
    • Manage business-wide common spend sourcing initiatives and break thru projects.
    • Drive indirect spend cost reduction through various projects
    • Participate in strategic supplier management and negotiations
    • Rationalize supplier base while improving current supplier performance and cost
    • Manage business-wide RFQs, RFIs, bid and contract negotiations
    • Contract implementation
    • Supplier relation management and Business Reviews
    • Meet savings targets and budgets
    • Continue to drive standardization of Purchasing Organizations, processes and procedures across the company
    • Plan, prepare and sell projects across the company, resulting in team buy-in and total cost reduction, while improving services, supplies and deliverables
    • Manage related cost reductions working with manufacturing, IT, HR, Engineer and other business center product teams
    • Provide direction to site level purchasing buyers to achieve site specific and company level cost reduction goals
    • Member of the purchasing steering committee working with division, corporate and purchasing personnel to develop and build strategies around leveraging a combined spend for the cost and supply of services
    • Manage various mature contracts and day-to-day sourcing needs of the business units
    • Consolidate and establish annual cost reduction budgets and forecasts along with quarterly progress reports
    • Performs other Procurement operational related duties as required


    Basic Qualifications:


    • Education:  Bachelor's  in Business Administration, Supply chain management,  or Finance.
    • Experience:  1-3 years procurement experience. 

    Preferred Qualifications: 

    • Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:
      • CPM certification a plus.
      • Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills; both written and oral.
      • Working knowledge of Strategic Sourcing, Category Management and Supplier Relationship Management.
      • Analytical skills.
      • Financial Acumen
      • Project Management

    Company Info

    About Legrand

    Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world’s best employers.  For more information, visit legrand.com.


    About Legrand North and Central America

    Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting).  LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage. LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women’s network.  LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity.  For more information, visit legrand.us








    Equal Opportunity Employer




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