Responsible for understanding the many different businesses and business groups, their use of control panels, electrical components, electromechanical components, automation control, sensors & transducers.
Develop and issue RFPs, conduct bid processes and other formal sourcing events. Oversee the analysis of vendor proposals from such events, and working with Reyes Holdings stakeholders, develop and present vendor selection recommendations to senior management.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills (verbal and written), ability to present to a VP or SVP level audience on a regular basis, ability to facilitate cross-functional team discussions and lead team to reach consensus decisions.
The Sr. Strategic Sourcing Manager is responsible for developing, implementing, and leading the sourcing and procurement of Indirect Materials and Services. This includes leading Sourcing teams, analysts, and other project teams to secure contractual agreements to meet business needs, lead supplier simplification, execution on activities to optimize productivity, quality & fulfillment through strategic supplier relationships.
Meet and strive to exceed the Divisions annual goals for PPV (Purchase Price Variance) Material Cost Reductions, VA/VE initiatives, customer score cards and other related metrics. Quantitatively measure progress against initiatives, communicate monthly forecasts and action status to business site leaders, while developing, executing and communicating corrective action plans to ensure the divisional sourcing goals are achieved.
Work independently with inside and outside counsel to negotiate and finalize corporate contracts; manage the performance of assigned corporate vendors, holding them accountable to chosen KPIs and service levels.
Provide a clear strategic direction and vision for direct reports which aligns with corporate objectives and manufacturing strategies. Mentor and Coach Manufacturing Plant specific Supply Chain professionals.