Role details

Strategic Sourcing Manager

West Windsor   •   USD90,000 - USD110,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Privately-held, Custom manufacturing company
  • Great opportunity for an established professional!

About Our Client

My client is a privately-held, custom manufacturer. They provide a large and diverse line of products and services.

Job Description

  • This position has one direct report, out of state. Travel required for this position is closer to 10% of the time.
  • Improve the value to price relationship - achieve cost reductions while maintaining or improving quality/service; identify and analyze cost down opportunities through sourcing of alternate materials and suppliers
  • Develop, lead, and execute procurement and sourcing policies and activities, including overseeing specific contracts
  • Develops and maintains an awareness of changing commodity-related business trends in the marketplace and the possible impact to the Company.
  • Conduct market research, create estimates and forecasts, and identify cost reduction strategies.
  • Track and report key functional metrics with the goal of improving profit margin by reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
  • Forecast price and market trends
  • Assess, manage and mitigate risks
  • Develop and implement multi -year contracts with standardized terms and conditions across the organization
  • Focused on total cost of ownership incorporating customer needs, organizational goals, and market conditions
  • Develop and maintain collaborative relationships with key stakeholders to ensure alignment of business needs and sourcing strategy objectives
  • Supervise, set goals, coach and evaluate performance of purchasing agent.
  • Ensure effective vendor communication and strong relationships

The Successful Applicant

Must-Haves

  • 5-7 years of experience in a strategic sourcing role
  • Proficient in MS Office, especially Excel
  • Experience sourcing raw materials
  • Experience at small to mid-size organizations, $10-30 million revenue
  • Background in Fabrication
  • Experience working with RFPs
  • Bachelor's degree in business administration
  • Exp. with raw materials: insulation products
  • Experience in overseas material sourcing

What's on Offer

Salary from 90,000-110,000

Medical, Dental, Vision

401K

Paid Vacation

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