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Role: Procurement Operations Analyst

Reports to: Manager- Procurement Operations

 

Position Summary: This role will support all non-merchandise (indirect) procurement operations with specific focus on contract compliance, sourcing workflow & technology, and centralized category-purchasing processes. The Procurement Operations Analyst must understand the basics of contract compliance, supplier enablement, RFX activities, and procure-to-pay processes. This role will be responsible for ongoing support and process improvements with AEO’s Ariba Contracts, B&I, Sourcing, and Spend Analytics modules.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Develop and lead centralized category-purchase processes for the organization
  • Evaluate and systemize non-merchandise sourcing processes (sourcing templates and workflows, three bids and a buy, digital sourcing events, etc.)
  • Support the AEO contract repository intake and build process
  • Build and manage downstream/transactional contracts for supplier invoicing
  • Support contract compliance by department, assisting with monthly/quarterly reports for the strategic sourcing and executive leadership teams
  • Assist with monthly spend analytics reports by category and vendor for finance partners
  • Support ad hoc reporting for key users/groups within the broader organization
  • Support PO and Contract compliance when engaging with the various end users (requestors, suppliers, procurement)
  • Receive, analyze, and triage vendor and internal inquiries related to transactional p2p activity
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Resource should be located within commutable distance to the greater Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area (hybrid work schedule)
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Business Administration, Information Science, Finance, or related field
  • 2+ years of experience in Procurement, Shared Services or Finance
  • Knowledge of Procurement and AP processes required
  • Working knowledge of Ariba P2P Suite or comparable system required
  • High degree of proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience with designing and leading end user training in corporate environments is desirable
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate with and influence peers, customers and senior management
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline, and internal customer-focused environment
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines, and reporting

 

About Us:

American Eagle Outfitters® (NYSE: AEO) is a leading global specialty retailer offering high-quality, on-trend clothing, accessories and personal care products at affordable prices under its American Eagle® and Aerie® brands. We are an inclusive, optimistic and empowering company that celebrates the individuality of our customers and associates. Our purpose is to show the world that there’s REAL power in the optimism of youth. The company operates more than 1,000 stores in the United States, Canada, Mexico, China and Hong Kong, and ships to 81 countries worldwide through its websites. American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie merchandise also is available at more than 200 international locations operated by licensees in 25 countries.

At AEO, we believe that our associates are our most valuable assets and we want them to feel motivated and have the freedom to be themselves at work. We strive to be an employer of choice - a place where people are excited to come to work because they believe in what we do, enjoy working with each other, and have fun doing it. If you think this sounds like a fun place to work and grow your career… you’re right!

 

AEO is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to complying with all federal, state and local equal employment opportunity ("EEO") laws. AEO prohibits discrimination against associates and applicants for employment because of the individual's race or color, religion or creed, alienage or citizenship status, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity or expression, marital or partnership status, domestic violence or stalking victim status, genetic information or predisposing genetic characteristics, military or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. This applies to all AEO activities, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, compensation, assignment, training, promotion, performance evaluation, discipline and discharge. AEO also provides reasonable accommodation of religion and disability in accordance with applicable law.

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