Strategic Sourcing Manager

Confidential Company  •  Evansville, IN

5 - 7 years experience  •  Manufacturing / Diversified

$105K - $128K ($90K - $110K base + 17%)
Posted on 08/11/17 by Greg Downs
Evansville, IN
5 - 7 years experience
Manufacturing / Diversified
$105K - $128K
($90K - $110K base + 17%)
Posted on 08/11/17 by Greg Downs

Responsibilities:

  • Developing and leading strategic sourcing initiatives designed to achieve business objectives and support internalrequirements;
  • Partnering with suppliers and subcontractors on contracts to determine pricing and rates;
  • Identifying, developing and promoting strategic collaborative relations and solutions to drive improvements in suppliers, processes, systems;
  • Buying and negotiating contracts;
  • Troubleshooting and collaborating with other leaders to problem-solve and improve systems;
  • Identifying and leading continuous improvement initiatives.

Education:   4-year degree required; Supply chain, Engineering, Business or a technical related discipline preferred.
 
Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of experience in sourcing and supply chain;
  • Strong knowledge of IT infrastructure and tools including ERP, BI and other sourcing systems;
  • Skills in Project Management and Supplier Management;
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, collaboration skills;
  • Up to 40% travel will be required.
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