Conduct vendor risk assessments and supervise vendor adherence to credit union and regulatory governance.
Support contract audits and monitor activities on contract risk and compliance.
Develop, execute and manage purchasing and contracting policies and programs.
Manage procurement practices consistently throughout company.
Assess and supervise providers’ performance standards and contracts financial performance.
Manage day-to-day vendor issues like bill invoicing, pricing contract amendments and disputes.
Manage vendor on-boarding and off-boarding.
Determine cost saving opportunities and pricing optimization strategies.
Manage agency engagement standards enabling positive experience with Pandora during settling client expectations.
Handle contract administration function, contract archive and repository.
Prepare and assess SOW, RFIs, RFQs and RFPs.
Oversee vendor renewal and close-out process and close contracts.
Negotiate contracts with core and commodity vendors.
Engage in front-end assessments of business pursuits, RFPs analysis and proposal reviews.
Handle sourcing phase of vendor management lifecycle.