Apr 26, 2018

Supply Chain Leader

  • Franklin Patterson
  • Madison, WI, USA
Temp to Perm Purchasing, Pricing, Procurement

Job Description

Madison , WI , United States

Manage supplier calendars for annual certification contract review and renewal  and periodic business reviews. Lead efforts to identify and develop new global supply partners and consolidate the current supply base.Provide the organization with crucial market intelligence obtained through interaction with current/potential supply partners worldwide.   

• Prepare and analyze of domestic and international materials pricing and supply trends for assigned products and/or commodities.
Develop contractual relationships with global supply partners through fiscally sound negotiations.  
• Manage all aspects of international and/or domestic product sourcing for specifically assigned commodities (plastics  steel  etc.) and product categories within a fast paced consumer products company.  Work with quality and US Customs within supply chain processes.
• Identify and develop global sourcing performance measures and goals  data collection mechanisms  and reporting systems and integrate into a global sourcing dashboard. 
• Develop logical business plans for global sourcing recommendations based on thorough knowledge of supplier capabilities capacities and costs.    
• Identify gaps in supply chain and internal organizational systems and create effective business processes between functional areas that result in improved outputs     

• Minimum 3 years of global sourcing experience in consumer products including proven overseas negotiation skills  packaging background  and total cost of acquisition analysis. 
• Ability to work in a fast paced  team environment with a high degree of flexibility and tolerance of change.   
• Prior experience utilizing JDE One World or similar ERP system is preferred. 
• Microsoft Word and Excel technical skills are a must,
Travel about 25% International travel mostly to Asia   

• EDUCATION: Bachelors degree in Operations Management Supply Chain Management  or Business Management. 

• JOB DURATION: Temp to Perm



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