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Global Sourcing Manager

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Las Vegas, NV
$100,000 - $110,000
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Direct Hire
Feb 23, 2018
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Job Description:

Responsible for Global efforts to drive strategic sourcing initiatives.
Qualified candidates MUST HAVE:
  • Global Supply Chain experience (US, Australia & parts of Asia preferred)
  • Managed Make vs. Buy teams
  • Sustainable Cost Reduction experience
Strategy Definition and execution - Contributing to and implementing the organization’s global strategic procurement plan in line with overall business performance goals. Conduct technical, business and process analysis identifying areas for process improvement and providing advice to senior management.
Supplier Development, alliance and relationship building - Selecting reliable sources of supply, engaging complimentary suppliers and working with key suppliers to improve value delivered to the organisation.
New Supplier Assessment - Assessment of new Suppliers for fit, overseeing the preparation of tenders, proposals and the negation of contracts. Maintaining programs for vendor analysis and cost reduction thereby improving the efficiency and effectiveness of the procurement process.
Supplier Matrix - Work with Engineering department on compiling reports, structure, content and ongoing maintenance. Monitoring suppliers and overseeing inventory control activities to ensure that accurate quantities of stock are purchased at the correct price within specified timeframes. Develop piloting testing and implementing procurement tools.
Leadership - Manage strategic initiatives that drive down cost, lead-time, and risk.
Supplier Forum - Plan timing and content for global forum.
  • Bachelors Degree in Supply Chain Management or a related field (MCIPS also considered)
  • 8-10 years of experience in procurement or purchasing.
  • Specialist knowledge of procurement concepts, processes, activities and trends.
  • Supply Chain Network Modelling.
  • Utilization of Best in Class Strategic Sourcing tools.
  • Global Category Management
  • Low Cost Sourcing and Contract manufacturing strategy and delivery.
  • Negotiation skills
  • Electro-Mechanical Assembly sourcing experience.
  • Advanced analytical interpretation and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to provide technical leadership, coupled with people and project management skills.
  • Relevant procurement qualifications.