NextEra Energy Sourcing/Procurement Specialist in Juno Beach, Florida
Date: Jan 30, 2023
Location(s): Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408
Company: NextEra Energy
Requisition ID: 67650
is America’s largest electric company, providing clean, affordable, and reliable electricity to more than 12 million people in Florida. We operate one of the cleanest power generation fleets in the U.S. and our reliability is among the best in the nation. Our goal is to achieve Real Zero carbon emissions from our operations by 2045 by expanding our solar capacity, increasing battery storage and bringing new renewable energy opportunities to Florida, while improving customer affordability and reliability. Are you interested in becoming a game-changer in the energy industry? Join our world-class team today!
Position Specific Description
Our Integrated Supply Chain Department is seeking a Sourcing/Procurement Specialist to join their team in our Corporate Office, Juno Beach, FL. This position is responsible for executing the sourcing process for assigned areas of spend/commodities directed towards providing contracted services and/or materials for business operations. The Sourcing/Procurement Specialist prepares sourcing agreements containing limited changes to the company’s standard terms and conditions by working with the respective Business Unit contacts as well as legal experts. In this position you will develop both negotiation skills and commercial acumen as well as a greater understanding of how NextEra Energy delivers value to their customers.
Previous Sourcing, Supply Chain Management or Contract Management experiences are strongly preferred.
THIS IS NOT A REMOTE POSITION
This position executes the sourcing process for assigned business areas and administers policies and programs directed towards providing contracted services and materials. Employees in this role prepare simple sourcing agreements containing limited changes to the company's standard terms and conditions.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
Executes the sourcing process for assigned areas
Analyzes responses to simple bid requests, points out commercial differences, and makes succinct recommendations in selecting appropriate suppliers for contract awards
Develops and maintains relationships with business units and suppliers, and conducts simple negotiations successfully
Leads and/or participates on sourcing project teams
Recommends and communicates sourcing strategy, progress, and results to supervision and ISC management
Conducts industry analysis and evaluates supplier performance
Provides market data to support supplier selection, qualification, and on-going performance management
Drives down the total cost of ownership, and assists in managing the external spend
Participates in sourcing data analysis, forecasting and planning
Develops new sources of supply and monitors ongoing supplier performance
Conducts business dealings with the highest level of integrity and regard for corporate guidelines, legal and environmental regulations
Performs other job-related duties as assigned
High School Grad / GED
Bachelor’s or Equivalent Experience
Experience: 2+ years
- Bachelor's Degree
Employee Group: Exempt
Employee Type: Full Time
Job Category: Purchasing/ Procurement
Organization: Florida Power & Light Company
Relocation Provided: No
Where permitted by applicable law, NextEra Energy requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.
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