Entech Staffing Solutions is seeking a Sourcing Specialist for a position in Ottawa, Kansas! This position is paying $90,000 annually and begins right away.
• Develop, drive and implement the Global Category Strategy incorporating all requirements from key stakeholders
• Align category strategy with sourcing, supply chain, MAU, R&D and business requirements
• Strategic Supplier Selection aligned with the Category Strategy
• Support New Technology development through suppliers
• Drive supplier KPI’s including Quality, Delivery and Cost
• Incorporate sustainability into strategy
• Assure warranty coverage and claim suppliers
• Lead Supplier Relationship Management
• Assess Supplier Qualification
• Attain Category Market Intelligence and share with the businesses
• Proactively identify risks and develop mitigating activities to reduce exposure
• Optimize the supply base and Global Category footprint
• Negotiate and then implement Supplier agreements based on cross functional team identified requirements
• Provide support to all WCSC initiatives
• Reduce Working Capital
• Deliver yearly cost reduction and performance targets aligned with target objectives
- Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management or Engineering, MBA preferred
- 8+ years of experience in Procurement, Strategic Sourcing, and Supply Management
- Sourcing experience with Fasteners
- Full understanding of cost breakdowns
- Understanding of the supply chain and cost drivers for the category
- Knowledge of Cargotec products
- Knowledge of Strategy building and implementation
- Management experience gained in a large multinational company with a matrix organizational structure essential.
- Budget and business plan development and implementation.
- Extensive experience in working with global teams and executing manufacturing/sourcing transfers is necessary.
- Experience with Fasteners Category Strategy development and implementation