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Strategic Sourcing Manager, Packaging

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

  • Immediate Hire

  • Must have some experience in Packaging Sourcing

About Our Client

Company is a medical device, products, and services company.

Job Description

The Strategic Sourcing Manager, Packaging will lead supplier selection; develop and implement strategic sourcing strategies for direct-spend categories while ensuring world-class vendor service levels and best-in-class pricing; and build supplier relationships.

  • Lead category spend evaluation and strategy development. Specific categories of coverage will include FDA regulated Packaging and Chemicals. Spend responsibility will be approximately $30M.
  • Manage RFP process including structuring, data collections, cross-functional coordination and influence, analysis, negotiation support, recommendations, and presentations.
  • Establish standard tools, processes, and templates including cost models for major spend areas, central cost tracking for key commodities/industry benchmarks, RFP templates, training modules, metric monitoring/tracking, and other tools as appropriate.
  • Identify and pilot new approaches to managing spend categories. Partner with plants to drive make-vs-buy analyses and provide recommendations. Other activities relevant to identification, assessment and execution of cost savings opportunities across multiple sites.
  • Lead Supplier Performance Management through detailed scorecards measuring on time delivery, quality and cost savings.

The Successful Applicant

  • At least 5 years of related business experience (Strategic Sourcing, Global Procurement, or Related) and a progressive career path in an manufacturing environment.
  • Proven ability to achieve results as a member of an operating leadership team working within a matrix environment.
  • High-potential leader with career ambitions and ability to advance beyond the functional role.
  • Superior analytical and detailed data analysis skills.
  • Skilled negotiator with fluency in contracts and pricing issues.
  • Travel as needed to company facilities and other travel.

What's on Offer

Strategic Sourcing Manager, Packaging

Work for a company that has doubled in size over the past 2 years. Report into the VP level.

Boston, MA area based


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