With approximately 1,300 boutiques and outlets throughout the U.S., as well as an online presence for each of our brands, it takes sophisticated technology, resources and infrastructure to ensure the continued success of our businesses. From finance and accounting to technology and merchandising careers, we have diverse opportunities available for talented professionals to join our team of nearly 16,000 associates who share our commitment to excellence.
This position is responsible for negotiatinga key category of spend for Chico’s FAS relating to procurement for sharedservices across the organization. Thisrole monitors contracts, liabilities, and administers our purchase card andprocure to pay system.
·Preparespurchase orders and places orders for the purchase of goods and services.
·Sourcesproducts, negotiates costs, new product sources, and evaluates total cost ofownership for key categories.
·Responsibleto drive cost savings and improved efficiencies, quality, and specificationsthrough regular supplier / internal reviews.
·Evaluatesmarket / economic conditions through research and analysis of impact on keycategory.
·Servesas liaison between Chico’s FAS client and suppliers as directed by business andor finance team.
·Administersthe Chico’s FAS purchase card program and profiles.
·Analyzesprocurement needs,, asses vendor bids, reviews inventory levels and worksclosely to support various teams across the organization..
·Maintains industry knowledge regarding advancement in the area of Procurement.
·Researches global and domestic suppliers for new technology and alternatives in theindustry.
·Monitors and report to management vendor performance as it relates to quality and ontime delivery.
·Develops strategic sourcing approach to multiple lines of business and shared services.
·Leads RFP process to present supplier selection to senior management.
·Interprets and evaluate agreement provisions and provides input for direction.
·Manages of all technical related projects with internal and external partners.
·Maintains annual schedule of contract renewals.
Chico’s FAS, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, lactation, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, military service, veteran status, or any other category protected under federal, state, or local law.