The Corporate Procurement Specialist is the primary internal operations partner to Samsara’s Marketing, People Ops, and Order Fulfillment teams in the development and execution of corporate supply chain and inventory management solutions.
You will develop and execute allocation and delivery plans that maximize corporate and marketing goods inventory availability and operating efficiencies of Samsara’s office locations, distribution centers and other corporate facilities.
Candidates must have the ability to juggle multiple tasks and priorities, thrive in a highly driven environment, enjoy learning new skills, procedures, and systems, and have an overall desire to contribute to company growth.
Partners cross-functionally with Marketing, People Ops, Product and Operations develop, execute and evolve a corporate procurement supply chain operation
Works with Marketing team to maintain Samsara’s SWAG “stores” across multiple geographies. Identify opportunities for streamlining and reducing cost on company SWAG and other external marketing materials
Owns the development, sourcing, evaluation and management of suppliers for key corporate goods
Sets budget and forecasts marketing materials and other corporate goods
Responsible for purchasing execution, including purchasing order, approval process management and other system operation
Provides purchasing planning and control information by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends
Works with supply partners to manage and reduce lead time
Obtains purchased items by forwarding orders to suppliers; monitoring and expediting orders.
Organized, professional, able to multi-task, and have high attention to detail in a fast paced environment
High-energy, strong initiative and communication skills
Exceptional team player
5+ years of experience in retail procurement, merchandising or similar
Intermediate Excel experience required
Salesforce experience preferred
ERP (Oracle/Netsuite) experience preferred
Bachelor’s degree required
At Samsara, we welcome all. All sizes, colors, cultures, sexes, beliefs, religions, ages, people. We depend on the unique approaches of our team members to help us solve complex problems. We are committed to increasing diversity across our team and ensuring that Samsara is a place where people from all backgrounds can make an impact.