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Procurement Manager

Epic Games

Cary, NC 09-16-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

What We Do
Our Finance and Accounting teams build the financial infrastructure to scale our growing company. We combine analytical and strategic thinking to develop a sound financial future for our global brand. We work closely with teams across the company, international subsidiaries, as well as with external partners to ensure a world-class finance organization. Our team contains experts from fields like tax, treasury, Procurement, FP&A, and more.

What You'll Do

As a member of our team, you will be responsible for creating and maintaining collaborative partnerships with internal stakeholders to understand their Procurement needs. In addition, you will also work cross-functionally to lead, develop, and deploy sourcing strategies.

In this role, you will
• Management of the following (but not limited to) categories: eSports, Events, Content Marketing, Sponsorships, Swag, Email Campaigns, and Branding across all Epic titles;
• Execute sourcing events to include collection of business requirements, supplier identification, selection, and negotiation while ensuring Epic is getting optimal value;
• Lead supplier performance reviews to ensure Epic is working with high-performing, well-managed suppliers and getting great value for our money;
• Negotiate supplier contracts in collaboration with the Legal Team;
• Work with Category Lead to define efficient ways to support the ever growing needs of Marketing; including innovative approaches to scale Procurement's support.
• Provide s trategic Category Management experience in Professional Services and/or Marketing

What we're looking for
• 7+ years' procurement experience.
• Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
• Experience running supplier selection processes including Request For Proposals (RFPs) and commercial & contract negotiations.
• Strong marketing business acuity; understanding and practical application of relevant market/industry trends
• Experience working with Legal teams in the negotiation of non-commercial terms
• Strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Ability to thrive in ambiguous environments and fast-paced environments. Experience working in a Procurement team for a high growth technology or gaming company would be an advantage.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d80z0m-18-208-187-128-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Epic Games

Founded in 1991, Epic Games is a leading interactive entertainment company and provider of 3D engine technology. Epic operates Fortnite, one of the world’s largest games with over 350 million accounts and 2.5 billion friend connections. Epic also develops Unreal Engine, which powers the world’s leading games and is also adopted across industries such as film and television, architecture, automotive, manufacturing, and simulation.