Strategic Sourcing Manager

baltimore, MD, US
Posted 1 weeks ago by FPC Troy

Job Description

Our client desires an experienced Strategic Sourcing Manager for their Batimore, MD area location.

For the motivated person, this position is an excellent opportunity for career development and possible future advancement at a corporate level.

This is a full-time position that offers a competitive salary and many other generous benefits.

***Local candidates only, there is no relocation assistance***

We are seeking an experienced & energetic Procurement professional to provide sourcing leadership for new product development and contract manufacturing in a cross functional team environment. This position will drive supplier identification, selection, implementation & performance management for non-manufacturing supply chain. Reporting to the Senior Director of Procurement, this role will be located in our Baltimore corporate office.

Responsibilities

  • Provide overall sourcing leadership for new product projects and contract manufacturing
  • Work closely with Marketing and Research & Development to understand strategic product direction a develop a supply base to support growth opportunities
  • Drive early engagement with new product programs to support launch schedule, cost, and quality objectives, while mitigating risk
  • Define clear scopes of work and manage the RFQ/RFP process
  • Conduct supplier capability assessments & performance audits
  • Lead multi-function supplier selection processes, including developing supplier selection criteria and assessment measures
  • Manage the supplier contracting process & negotiations, including component costs, tooling costs, lead times, minimum order quantity and delivery schedules, to ensure project success
  • Manage relationships with key suppliers and oversee integration of new suppliers
  • Define & execute cost reduction strategies for responsible spend

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, supply chain or engineering
  • 5+ years of global sourcing experience
  • Demonstrated project management & organizational skills
  • Solid understanding of strategic sourcing and commodity strategy concepts

INSTRUCTIONS

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WE REGRET THAT ONLY CANDIDATES CLOSELY MATCHING THE QUALIFICATIONS WILL BE CONTACTED.

We thank all who express interest in this opportunity; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

FPC of Troy is a national leader in the placement of executives, managers, and professionals.

Confidentiality is always respected. Your resume will never be forwarded to anyone without your permission.

Please visit us on the web at www.fpctroy.com for more opportunities!!!

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Recruiters Details

Location:
baltimore, MD, US
Job number:
J56981-TROY
Recruiter:
Lois Pozolo
Office:
Troy
Posted At:
1 weeks ago
Relocation:
No
Job Function:
Purchasing
Industry:
Manufacturing / Diversified
Education:
BA, BS