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Senior Sourcing Manager (Technology Focus)

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Company: Teldar Group
Contract: PERM
Location: Southeast US, United States

Southeast US

Primary Job Responsibilities
- Develop and execute sourcing based strategies for responsible areas.
- Lead cross-functional teams in the execution of sourcing initiatives end to end.
- Create and develop strong working relationships with key internal and external partners.
- Consistently create, present and implement process improvements within the organization.
- Ensure a competitive sourcing environment leading to continuous improvement.
- Maintain knowledge of market trends including analysis of market drivers, cost structures and technical improvements.
- Support supplier initiatives including annual cost reductions, supplier consolidation, favorable business terms, etc.

Job Requirements
- A degree in Business, Operations, Supply Chain Management.  MBA preferred.
- 5+ years experience in sourcing environment.
- 5+ years technology experience with strong domain knowledge. Can be a mix of hardware, software, and technology services.
- Strong leadership skills and ability to assume leadership roles.
- Displays room presence and ability to influence executives.
- Supply chain experience managing cross functional teams in a fast pace company.
- Familiarity with world-class sourcing methods and tools.
- Excellent written and verbal communications skills. Fluent in English.
- Exceptional ability to solve problems.
- Ability to be innovative in issues related to strategic sourcing, supplier relations.
- Strong analytical skills (i.e. cost modeling, quotation analysis, supplier selection).
- Expertise in the use of Microsoft Office Productivity applications required.

Personal Attributes
- Motivation:  Must be ambitious, driven, internally motivated, and able to work in a fast-paced environment. Must share the team’s vision of building a world class, global sourcing organization.
- Integrity:  Have highest standards of integrity reflected in all external and internal interactions
- Communication:  Practiced communicator in written, graphical and oral forms, with a collaborative and flexible style.
- Relationship Builder:  Practiced interpersonal skills, with the ability to create relationships internally and externally.
- Critical Thinker:  The ability to work through complex situations, making recommendations for solutions


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