Sourcing Manager

  • Location
    Portland, Oregon
  • Category
    Supply Chain & Logistics
  • Job reference:
    US_EN_7_849160_2735067
  • Job Type
    Direct Hire

Ajilon is working with a local manufacturing company to fill their open Sourcing Manager position.  In this role, you will be responsible for handling our client's end to end sourcing operations. A successful candidate will be able to appraise and improve our client's sourcing activities by analyzing their spending, supplying partnerships and new possibilities.

Primary Duties

  • Generate and implement efficient sourcing and category management strategies
  • Analyze and calculate costs of procurement and suggest methods to decrease expenditure
  • Collaborates with other departments and stakeholders to identify and maintain resources needed to establish and provide an effective supply chain.
  • Manage supply portfolio ensuring transparency of spending
  • Invent negotiation strategies and secure profitable deals
  • Optimize sourcing procedures to attain maximum efficiency
  • Estimate risks and apply risk minimizing techniques
  • Discover and partner with trustworthy vendors and suppliers

Primary Requirements

  • Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management and relevant software
  • Ability to negotiate and sustain networking relationships
  • Comfortable with figures and in collecting, analyzing and interpreting data
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft applications: PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment that is fast paced and demanding
  • BS degree in supply chain management, logistics, business administration or related field of study

Please apply with your CV to:

An Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

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