Indirect Sourcing Manager - Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD120,000 - USD150,000
  • High-visibility role
  • Global conglomerate within a stable and growing industry segment

About Our Client

Our client is a leader within the Automotive Industry with revenues of over 250 million dollars and over 10,000 employees worldwide. They have 10+ locations across the US and there is a lot of space for growth. Offering great benefits and culture, this organization is looking to expand even more.

Job Description

  • Understand and apply best practices in strategic sourcing to leverage consolidated purchasing power to deliver the best possible values in the marketplace.
  • Analyze trends to proactively identify supply issues to minimize risk, protect continuity of supply, and create plans to minimize enterprise supply risk.
  • Develop and manage annual materials spend and departmental operating budget. Including forecasting and understanding commodity pricing changes.
  • Provide deep functional and technical procurement expertise across various categories and regions of the world
  • Manage purchase requisitions/orders and ensure company compliance in order to accurately track spend commitments.
  • Review invoices, work orders, consumption reports and demand forecasts and adjust sourcing strategy as required to support the needs of the company.
  • Develop and execute the strategy that is aligned with company priorities and meets the needs of a quickly growing, capital-intensive manufacturing start-up

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree required; Supply Chain Management, Business, Engineering, or related field
  • Masters is a plus. Professional Certification (CPM, CSPM)
  • Strong leadership skills including the ability to influence senior management through effective communication and presentation skills and persuasive positioning
  • Strong interpersonal and team building skills to manage relationships throughout the organization
  • 3+ years experience

What's on Offer

  • Hybrid Work Environment
  • Competitive compensation $120000k - $150000k
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401k
Saskkia Wiggan
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Indirect Procurement
Transport & Distribution
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Consultant name
Saskkia Wiggan
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