The Business Entity
As a part of Cisco's Global Operations segment, Global Procurement Services (GPS) serves as Cisco's procurement arm for all indirect and services spend.
GPS is dedicated to strong supplier development and category management capabilities, spend management, procurement operations, supplier diversity and procurement risk management.
Who you'll work with :
We are global procurement partners who are committed to provide our client and suppliers value-based outcomes. We do this thru Analytics-
based decision support, digital innovation and risk management. GPS provides an exceptional working and learning environment in which to build careers.
GPS is responsible for the procurement of all Cisco indirect goods and services globally. We are an Engine connected to the Business Functions delivering repeatable new value.
And we operate a best-in-class technology industry procurement capability delivering year-over-year competitive advantages.
What you'll do :
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to :
Collect, analyse Cisco internal partner requirements, determine technical issues and design data analysis and visualization.
Identify appropriate analytical tools and methods. Use advanced knowledge of business analysis to perform basic to highly complex quantitative analysis and modelling.
Demonstrate tools, existing and new data to develop robust quantitative models. Identify anomalies, patterns and behaviours to inform and support corporate initiatives.
Interpret the results of analysis to drive insight. Communicate and explain the analysis to business partners and identify meaningful data sources and tools to further prescribe action.
Who you are :
5 years of hands on experience with Enterprise BI Tools, 4 years’ experience in building dashboards
5 years installing and configuring Cognos Software in a multi-server environment with most recent experience in Cognos Analytics
5 years building models and publishing packages using any Data Modeling tools
5 years in deploying software between environments
Bachelor’s degree in the field of computer science or equivalent work experience. Experience with Advance Excel functions and Macros.
You should possess a degree in Engineering or Finance with at least 10 years of Data, Analytics and Reporting experience and 10+ years of experience in a Software, Networking or High-
Tech Industry. MBA will be an added advantage.
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