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The Who, What, Why and Where
Twilio is growing rapidly and seeking to hire a Sourcing/Category Specialist (Contractor) for the Strategic Sourcing team. This person will help drive all some key projects in corporate services category. You will be set up with our preferred contingent workforce vendor for a minimum 3month contract.
Twilio is looking for a strong individual contributor with 5+ yrs experience in Technology procurement including categories like Data Center, Telecom, Network and Server hardware, ISPs and Software
With a strong sourcing background you are a lead negotiator and will be well versed in various levers to attain cost savings demonstrable experience in delivering savings and value. The Sourcing Specialist will source suppliers under a specific dollar threshold to support the Sourcing Managers while leveraging various tools and following the preferred process.
As Corporate Sourcing Specialist, you will:
The Strategic Sourcing Function is responsible for executing third party vendor strategy and procurement to serve Twilio’s Technology and Corporate needs through an efficient global sourcing, continuously driving vendors toward optimal pricing, and terms. As Twilio grows, it is critical that we leverage our purchasing power and design a thoughtful and strategic global sourcing capability to keep our fellow Twilions supplied with all the support that they need from our third-party partners.
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