Graham Personnel Services is assisting a client in Asheboro, NC fill a Director of Global Sourcing position on a direct hire basis.
Salary: $120K - 125K/year
10%-15% domestic and international travel required.
BA/BS Degree or equivalent exp.
5 year plus exp of manufacturing commercial management
Certified Purchasing Manager certif. Required
Need to have exp. In plastics healthcare
This person will spend most of their time defining NEW sources
Will oversee all packaging needs, nuts, bolts, screws, metal stamping, rubber gaskets, anything other than color concentrates, additives or resins
Will oversee contracts for vendors
Will be very instrumental in helping the team with analytics-needs to have solid experience with Microsoft Office including Microsoft Excel-must be able to create formulas and pivot tables, need to have experience with BI capabilities.
Will negotiate freight costs
Will bring in new vendors and look for cost savings
Will be given supplier leads from our customers that they can contact
Will stay in contact with our current supplier partners, will participate in suppler surveys
They need to have a 4 year college degree
Needs to be able to work in the Asheboro corporate office at least 90% of the time
Supervise Category Managers and any other purchasing personnel assigned.
May have direct category responsibility for specific categories.
Responsible for management, direction, and implementation of a centralized sourcing strategy through the appropriate Category Manager(s).
Responsible for training and implementation of IQ business system tools to manage global oversight of purchases.
Responsible for overall supplier reviews and approved supplier authorization in IQ business system.
Maintain purchased items and services lists with contract terms.
Identify sourcing synergies and cost savings opportunities.
Negotiate corporate purchase agreements including pricing, payment terms, incentives, etc.
Educates the company on purchased goods and capital savings and opportunities.
Supports sales efforts through timely quotes and supplier option analyses.
Encourages the effective leveraging of supply base by coordinating supplier support opportunities.
Participate in supplier evaluation and certification.
Supervises buyers and approves purchases as assigned.