Principal Sourcing Specialist

NextEra Energy
Juno Beach, FL
United States
Job Description
**Principal Sourcing Specialist**

**Date:** Dec 12, 2023

**Location(s):** Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

**Company:** NextEra Energy

**Requisition ID:** 76831

is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun, and a world leader in battery storage. We provide energy-related products and services that grow our economy, protect the environment, support our communities and help customers meet their energy needs. We are leading the decarbonization of the U.S. economy with our goal to reach Real Zero carbon emissions from our operations by 2045 while improving customer affordability and reliability. Are you interested in creating a cleaner environment for future generations? Join our world-class, innovative team today.

**Position Specific Description**

Our Engineering, Construction & Supply Chain Busines Unit is looking for a Principal Sourcing Specialist to join their Projects Team in Juno Beach, FL. This position supports the procurement of engineered equipment and related services for new solar and energy storage construction projects. Strong contract development and negotiation experience is required for this role. 4+ years of Project Management and Supply Chain Sourcing experience is strongly preferred.

**Job Overview**

This position executes the sourcing process for assigned business areas and implements policies and programs directed towards providing contracted services and materials. Employees in this role develop and execute complex sourcing agreements containing unique terms and conditions.

**Job Duties & Responsibilities**

• Executes the sourcing process for assigned areas

• Analyzes responses to complex bid requests, points out commercial differences, and makes succinct recommendations in selecting appropriate suppliers for contract awards

• Develops and maintains relationships with business units and suppliers, and conducts complex negotiations successfully under aggressive time demands

• Leads and/or participates on sourcing project teams

• Recommends and communicates sourcing strategy, progress, and results to supervision and ISC management

• Conducts industry analysis and evaluates supplier performance

• Provides market data to support supplier selection, qualification, and on-going performance management

• Drives down the total cost of ownership, and assists in managing the external spend

• Participates in sourcing data analysis, forecasting and planning

• Develops new sources of supply and monitors ongoing supplier performance

• Conducts business dealings with the highest level of integrity and regard for corporate guidelines, legal and environmental regulations

• Performs other job-related duties as assigned

**Required Qualifications**

• High School Grad / GED

• Bachelor's or Equivalent Experience

• Experience: 6+ years

**Preferred Qualifications**

• Master's Degree

**Employee Group:** Exempt

**Employee Type:** Full Time

**Job Category:** Purchasing/ Procurement

**Organization:** NextEra Energy Resources, LLC

**Relocation Provided:** Yes, if applicable

NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

NextEra Energy and provides reasonable accommodation in its application and selection process for qualified individuals, including accommodations related to compliance with conditional job offer requirements, consistent with federal, state, and local laws. Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable and permitted by applicable law. To request a reasonable accommodation, please send an e-mail to, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748. Please do not use this line to inquire about your application status.

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