Posted Date: Oct-18-2016
Job ID: 5503
Job Type: Full Time
Job Function: Finance
If you are an experience professional with a belief in results-oriented customer service, you might be a fit for a position within REI’s Procurement organization. This role contributes directly to REI’s success by being responsible for developing and executing sourcing and procurement strategies to achieve the best value and outcome for all assigned categories, with a focus on business services (Marketing, Legal, PR, Private Brands, and Human Resources). .
Using best practices and sound business judgement, you will support the continuous improvement of a center of excellence in our strategic procurement, vendor management and sourcing organization. This role will support, align and partner with multiple teams to execute sourcing strategies, produce cost savings and improve productivity within the Procurement team. You will be part of a high performing team delivering exceptional customer service with keen business acumen. You will provide actionable insights to support business decision-making to help REI meet and exceed its goals. You will act in accordance with REI’s guiding values and mission.
At REI we offer an enviable work environment that Fortune Magazine has recognized on the "100 Best Places to Work" list since the award's inception – 19 years in a row! Sure, we work hard, but it’s balanced with time off to play—a strategy that works for us as we continue to grow and thrive. Want to enjoy a workplace where you can be yourself, be heard and be respected while having a job that challenges you? This is the place.
With more than 140 retail locations (and growing), REI offers unique competitive benefits to its more than 11,000 employees, including healthcare, gear and apparel discounts, free equipment rentals and challenge grants to help employees reach personal outdoor goals, generous retirement plan contributions, public transit subsidy, adoptions assistance, paid sabbaticals, and more.
REI is an Equal Opportunity Employer