Sourcing Manager, Capital Equipment & Services
For over 40 years, our client has been privileged to supply the world’s best retailers with private label consumer products. Private label combined with Contract Manufacturing Services and Food Services allows them to serve consumers and customers in a wide variety of locations. They are a family-owned and run business with an excellent team on place - making and shipping product all over the world!
We are searching for a Sourcing Manager for Capital Equipment & Services to serve as a technical partner across operations and engineering teams to implement sourcing best practices to meet delivery, quality and pricing requirements. This includes identifying suppliers, preparing RFQ's, leading negotiations, reviewing and writing contract/agreement managing internal and external relationships, and keeping current with ever-changing working conditions and competition. If you have an expertise around capital sourcing and have the drive and passion to lead and influence change and cultivate relationships, consider this opportunity! This position is an individual contributor role; it will not have direct reports.
Requirements for the position include:
• Solid experience in strategic sourcing in capital equipment OR indirect and related services is required
• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering preferred; will consider Bachelors degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, Finance, Economics, or equivalent required
• Mechanical aptitude, maintenance, and/or engineering knowledge/expertise required
• Background in manufacturing is required
• Demonstrated success implementing change/being a change agent is essential
• Experience with reading and writing contracts/agreements
• Proficient with MS Word & Excel/formulas
• Strong analytical, research and negotiation skills
• Exceptional knowledge of purchasing principles, business/contract law, the Uniform Commercial Code and the corresponding business/legal implications
• Ability to travel up to 20%
All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.
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