Dominion Energy Supply Chain Category Management Consultant - Corporate in RICHMOND, Virginia

Supply Chain Category Management Consultant - Corporate

Date:Oct 3, 2018

Location:RICHMOND, VA, US, 23219

Company:Dominion Energy

Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers.

Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate.

Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company’s commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity.

Relocation may be available for the successful candidate.

Job Summary

Sets meaningful category savings targets, and delivers savings results, by implementing procurement strategies based on TCO analysis and innovation. Develops, builds, and presents strategic plans for assigned spend categories. Engages proactively with Business Unit customers on strategic sourcing goals, category strategies, initiatives, and savings targets. Leads formulation of sourcing strategies, and negotiations of key terms, for highly-complex sourcing events. Leads cross-functional, enterprise-wide, savings initiatives. Communicate initiative updates and savings targets across the organization. Analyzes relevant markets, and assess cost impacts of market events, for assigned spend categories. Maintains supplier lists for assigned spend categories, and builds partnerships with strategic suppliers. Maintains relationships with supplier senior executives. Travels up to 1 week a month, as needed, to meet with Business Unit customers and suppliers.

Perform other duties as requested or assigned

Dominion Energy Services (Corporate) Category Descriptions:

  • IT/Telecom – Hardware (incl servers, mainframe, appliances, IaaS) Software License & Maintenance (incl SaaS) and Professional / Consulting Services (incl system integration, project specific support)

  • Environmental Services – spill response, HAZMAT removal, water management, permitting services, impact statement services, remediation services, erosion and sentiment control, consulting services

  • Indirect Services – Facilities (incl food services, administrative office construction, interior design services, office furniture, signage, print services), Corporate Security Services, Call Center Services, Professional / Consulting services

  • Consumables/Supplies – Office supplies, janitorial supplies, other commoditized categories TBD

  • HR/Benefits – staff augmentation, health & dental insurance services, benefits administration services

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

  • 7+ years related experience.

  • Strong understanding of business cost drivers.

  • Hands-on understanding of business processes and objectives.

  • Developing knowledge of assigned categories.

  • Excellent project management skills, with ability to resolve problems and to remove barriers to success.

  • Strong analytic toolset that will support the creation of financial targets, detailed analysis of spend data, and structure of TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) models.

  • Strong mentoring skills.

  • Ability to navigate organization and influence decisions.

  • Ability to develop and implement a structured, negotiation strategy.

Education Requirements

Education Level:Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education:BachelorPost graduate work is a plus.

Working Conditions

Office Work Environment 76 -100%

Travel Up to 25%

Test Description

No Testing Required

Export Control

Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law. Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.

Other Information

We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.

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