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Strategic Sourcing Leader

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Bridgewater, United States

  • Leading global chemical and engineering company

  • Excellent career opportunity with an established business

About Our Client

Our client is a leading global chemical and engineering company

Job Description

The Strategic Sourcing Leader will be responsible to deliver and execute procurement plans and strategy for designated manufacturing in alignment with strategy. The Strategic Sourcing Leader will have the following day to day responsibilities:

  • Manage, monitor and control the execution of the Procure to Pay (P2P) and tactical procurement processes, in compliance with global and regional standards, in procuring materials and services requires by the internal business partners
  • Oversee the effective delivery of end to end process within the regions team of buyers
  • Ensure the proper execution of the P2P process from requisition creation to PO placement and confirmation to PO changes to PO close
  • Roll out the category management strategy defined by the regional category team
  • Coach a team of buyers in successfully delivering procurement execution services for the region
  • Ensure compliance with procedures, ensure all activities take place in accordance with corporate policies and processes, defined governance and delegations of authority, as well as external laws and regulations
  • Develop and lead a lean business approach to procurement processes
  • Promote and support the E-Auction strategy and achievement of the goals
  • Review and analyze purchase requisitions, investigates and develops sources of supplies, prepares bid specifications, issues bid requests and reviews quotations
  • Analyze internal demand requirements and external market condition to identify areas of opportunity and improvement

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors degree in business, supply chain, engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of procurement experience in a manufacturing and production environment
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work well across all functions and levels of an organization
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to change effectively; a change leader and team player
  • Strategic thinker with strong business acumen
  • Very strong technically to include sourcing processes, IT systems, negotiating and supply chain management
  • Advanced level in Excel and PowerPoint
  • Fluent in English; Spanish a plus

What's on Offer

  • $75,000 - $105,000
  • Performance Bonus
  • Health-care benefits
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401K
  • Etc.

More Info / Apply

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