TIAA Internship Strategic Sourcing in CHARLOTTE, North Carolina
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Today, we are a global asset manager with $1.1 trillion in assets under management and offers investing, banking, advice and education, and retirement services. Our investment model and long-term approach aim to benefit the 5 million people and more than 15,000 institutions we serve.
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Support special projects and continuous improvement initiatives within the Strategy and Operations area of Strategic Sourcing.Project areas include cycle time analysis, expiring contract reporting, predictive modeling, and savings optimization.
Act as project coordinator for all aspects of the project(s), including the engagement of subject matter experts, business partners, metrics team, and other control groups.
Make recommendations and provide effective input to accomplish project objectives.
Manage projects to timelines, and produce deliverables for presentation to Sourcing leadership
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Provide analysis related to industry trends, best practices, and other approaches to managing cycle time within strategic sourcing
Assist metrics and analytics team in testing various hypothesis and models by analyzing supplier contract data sets
Develop recommendations for the development of dashboards (internal and externally facing)
Assist in the preparation of reports and presentation materials
Coordinate meetings with SMEs and other internal business partners
Become familiar with sourcing technologies (e.g. PeopleSoft)
Gain a thorough understanding of strategic sourcing programs, metrics and reporting in support of area goals and objectives.
Minimum GPA of 3.0 or better
Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree
Graduating between December2021 and May 2023
Previous internship in business or finance with exposure to procurement or supply chain management
Prior Internship experience a plus
Experience with Tableau and/or other analytics tools
Multi-faceted cross-business interests
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office products
Excellent problem solving/analytical skills
Excellent communication skills
Proven ability to prioritize tasks and deliver on commitments
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- Requisition ID: 1730646
Post Date: Nov 19, 2020