Principal Sourcing Analyst
Michigan, Kalamazoo-Battle Creek
Our client, a Global Medical Device Manufacture has an immediate opening for a Principal Sourcing Analyst for a 12 Month + Contract. Our client offers results-driven people a place where they can make a difference every day! You will also have the opportunity to work with other like-minded, self-directed and detail oriented Top Talents in an extremely collaborative and professional environment.
Position Description (Principle Duties and Responsibilities)
Provide leadership of strategic sourcing activities for assigned commodity. Obtains the best quality, service, and value for products and services through effective bidding, negotiation, and supplier management. The Commodity Manager will have responsibility for leading cross functional efforts to develop and implement Strategic Commodity Plans that include cost reductions initiatives, supply base optimization, quality improvement, risk assessment and mitigation plans. These activities include negotiating, initiating and managing strategic supply agreements, supply base optimization plans and execution, project management, building and managing strong relationships with suppliers as well as internal customers.
4 year degree in Supply Chain or Business
> 5 years of Sourcing or Supply Chain Experience
Sourcing or Supply Chain related experience
Strong communication skills, Self-starter, activator who won t need constant oversite and has the ability to work well with others