Sourcing Specialist -Supply Chain-Manufacturing

Location: Easton, PA
Date Posted: 05-03-2013

The Sourcing Specialist will assist/support the Category Managare's in negotiations and supplier management with the Victaulic supply base, driving the strategic sourcing process on a global basis. She/he will assist the CM; support the development, implementation and management of global strategies to provide the segment with optimal supply assurance, pricing, flexibility, quality and delivery performance. They benchmark new processes, approaches, and technology that will continually drive improvements on performance and business results. The Scrg Spec researches, identifies and analyzes current and emerging procurement trends, develops a deep understanding of market conditions and develops proposed global supply chain solutions focusing on total cost of ownership. She/he assembles for the CM proposed Supply Chain solutions to gain leadership understanding and support. They support the CM in the negotiation of major and/or global agreements which include negotiating prices, terms and conditions, risk mitigations and warranties in support of those agreements and is the primary supplier relationship owner. The Scrg Spec builds and leverages strong working relationships with internal customers and key suppliers to assure cost, quality, and delivery targets are met. Working closely with the Global Supply Chain Team/Local Management/CM, they will assist in the development/communication/implementation of strategies, contracts and pricing to all regions with an overall focus on maintaining good supplier relationships and total costs of ownership to a minimum to achieve maximum advantage for the company and its customers.

Has worked for a Manufacturing Company.  Perhaps working in the Stampings, Forgings, pipefittings, welding, castings, ductile iron, machin9ing Industriues...Someone who can think on a global strategic level.  Global Mindset, good communication skills at all levels. We want a roll up your sleeves kind of person.  A Team Player. Someone who understands what is driving the market, What can they do to offset inflation in their commodity..."Global spend"  that this person is handling will be about $20Million.

Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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