Randstad Procurement Specialist in New Castle, Delaware
location:New Castle, DE
salary:$60,000 - $80,000 per year
date posted:Monday, April 8, 2019
industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
Permanent position: A consumer goods manufacturer out of New Castle, DE is looking for a Global Sourcing Specialist. The Global Sourcing Specialist role is to support the sourcing functions across all spend within the company. The ideal person will have 3-5 years of experience within sourcing and leading cost savings initiatives. This person be responsible for all aspects of vendor and product management for vendors in both the USA and abroad. Excellent pay and benefits. Apply Today.
Responsibilities for the Procurement Specialist
Providing strategic sourcing support for the organization to deliver against company initiatives related to cost reduction, cost avoidance, supplier rationalization and standardizing purchasing practices
Lead and execute all vendor aspect of product development to execution phase including: sourcing, qualifying, sampling and costing.
Negotiate best price, quality, service levels and delivery terms for contracted products and services; monitoring and reporting on vendor performances against key indicators.
Review and analyze process recommending changes to promote efficiencies; Deliver value, drive continuous improvement, and provide savings by applying strategic sourcing leading practices.
Requirements for the Procurement Specialist
BS in Business or supply chain; experience and knowledge can substitute for formal education
+3 year of proven sourcing and cost savings experience for consumer goods
Sourcing experience in Asia & North America a plus
Highly advanced in Excel, proficient in Microsoft Office and mathematics
Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment where priorities frequently change; Attention to detail and organized in presentation of data.
Project Management experience a plus
Health, Dental, Vision
401 K match
Long term disability and life insurance available.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.