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Procurement Manager, Sourcing Manager, Strategic Sourcing Manager, Director of Sourcing

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

  • $50 Million Global Spend

  • Rapidly expanding corporation with high career growth potential!

About Our Client

My client is a Fortune 200 manufacturing conglomerate with operations across the globe. As a diversified conglomerate they are less prone to economic shifts in specific industry segments and enjoy strong financials. They offer strong benefits including full tuition reimbursement. As a culture of continuous development, they invest in their people and no one stays in the same job for more than a couple years. In the last three years I have worked with this company, 92% of the candidates I placed remain employed there and some have enjoyed promotions after only a year or two of service.

Job Description

  • Source a variety of commodities including electronics, mechanical components, raw materials, and logistics services by negotiating pricing and delivery
  • Develop & implement procurement strategies based on the needs of the business
  • Identify cost savings opportunities and manages cost reduction activities to achieve annual cost reduction goal
  • Analyze spend, market position, & other factors to optimize company performance & efficiency
  • Source new vendors & periodically inspect/visit them
  • Lead cross-functional team(s) in the identification of alternative product/suppliers, facilitates qualification trials, and conduct supplier management to drive continuous improvement
  • Establish & maintain relationships with vendors

The Successful Applicant

  • BS/BA degree in either business or technical field such as engineering
  • 5+ years of experience in strategic sourcing/procurement
  • Strong background in supplier management, commodity strategy development/execution, and contract negotiations
  • Thorough knowledge of global sourcing strategies; including low cost country sourcing experience
  • Excellent financial acumen and analytical skills
  • Excellent organization capabilities and project management skills

What's on Offer

The target compensation for the Procurement Manager (Direct Materials) is commensurate with candidate experience. Please inquire directly for further information.


More Info / Apply

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