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Strategic Sourcing Lead (Electrical Components)

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: Des Plaines, United States


  • 100% tuition reimbursement after 1 year of service
  • Highly visible role with ample room for growth

About Our Client

Our client is a F500 global manufacturing conglomerate with global HQ in Chicago's Northern suburbs. This company values the professional growth of all of their employees and focuses on promoting from within. This is a great opportunity for someone with strong negotiation and analytical skills with the ability to navigate a large global decentralized manufacturing environment.

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

Description

  • Negotiate purchase agreements and contracts with suppliers, based on internal policies, budgets and quotes in order to obtain raw materials and components in the best conditions of cost, quality, service and response times.
  • Contribute to the delivery of the Procurement Strategy in specific categories such electronic components, conveyors, bearings, and printed circuit boards
  • Be skilled at developing and delivering a negotiation strategy, with a strong understanding of the relationship between risk and reward.
  • Manage strategic suppliers by developing and monitoring key performance metrics. Collaborate with department stakeholders to evaluate supplier performance. Lead supplier business review meetings on a regular basis.
  • Drive year-over-year savings in accordance with corporate objectives through competitive bids, direct negotiations and/or process changes.

The Successful Applicant

  • 2+ years of strategic sourcing or consulting experience
  • Bachelor's degree in electrical or mechanical engineering or any technical field.
  • Strong analytical skills within Excel (vlookups, pivot tables, etc.)
  • Excellent interpersonal and influencing skills within a complex organization
  • Demonstrated success managing a strategic sourcing project

What's on Offer

Highly competitive compensation and benefits package.

 
 
 
 
 





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