Supply Chain Manager
Philadelphia, PA area (less than hour away)
Salary Range: $100k - $115k
Direct (permanent) Placement
Seeking experience Supply Chain Manager with strong purchasing background to lead team of eight direct reports …global publicly traded company with opportunities for growth.
Oversee strategic planning and execution of all external product spend and manage a global sourcing strategy – including launch into new regions/countries
This is a strategic but also analytical role– identify the weaknesses, put the processes in place to effect change BUT it’s also a roll-up-the-sleeve’s, build, coordinate, collaborate and execute. Unique opportunity to drive Lean and Operations Excellence in strategic sourcing, transaction management and supplier management.
This is a complex supply chain operation – sourcing, planning, procurement.
Provide leadership and direction to ensure finished goods are purchased and delivered at the most competitive market prices.
Drive speed to market on all new product sourcing efforts.
Drive continuous improvement of suppliers and manage supplier performance.
Oversee supplier partner relationships to ensure smooth and mutual business connections.
Develop and lead execution of strategic sourcing strategies.
Direct and develop a high-performing purchasing team.
Work closely with New Products Development Team
Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management or finance or business
MUST have functional experience in supply/demand planning and direct spend category management
Proven track record of spend management with a complex, global organization
Experience in strategic sourcing approaches
Experience with direct sourcing (from the factory) and exposure to a buying agent model
Excellent negotiating skills; high level of analytical skills
Knowledge of big box retail logistics
Experience in manufacturing operations.
If you want to be considered for this position, send you resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
-Sedona Staffing Services is an equal opportunity employer.