Role details

Strategic Sourcing Buyer - Plastics and Resins

Lincolnwood   •   USD65,000 - USD90,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • High level of engagement with senior management
  • Make an immediate impact with exceptional growth potential

About Our Client

Our client is a large and well-known CPG company bolstering its procurement function by adding top talent.

Job Description

  • Participates in sourcing plans and utilizes strategic sourcing tools in support of new product introduction. Monitors new products available on the market and analyzes new sources of supply to select suppliers, satisfy project requirements, and reduce costs.
  • Participates in global and comprehensive supplier contractual/strategic relationships and utilizes commodity hedging strategies as appropriate. Drives supplier selection, development, and overall supplier management with technology partners/team members.
  • Identifies and assists in executing resourcing projects to drive highest value for the business, quality and required lead times.
  • Responsible for key metrics related to strategic sourcing and optimization.
  • Builds strong cross-functional relationships with our internal and external clients to understand and respond to their business needs and priorities.

The Successful Applicant

  • 2+ years in sourcing roles in Consumer goods industry
  • Demonstrated experience in sourcing, contract negotiation, and compliance
  • High Level of engagement, self-driven individual with strong communication skills and ability to influence in a matrix organization

What's on Offer

$65-85k plus bonus potential, comensurate with candidate experience

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