Strategic Sourcing Specialist I
Also referred to as: Strategic Sourcing Specialist I, Strategic Supplier Sourcing Specialist I
Requirements and Responsibilities
Conducts strategic sourcing activities supporting the organization's objectives for value-driven vendor partnerships and focused on risk management, reliability, and cost-effectiveness. Participates in supplier negotiations and contract preparation using structured processes. Coordinates with internal stakeholders to define material, quality, and service requirements and standards. Supports vendor partnerships and monitors performance using established KPI's, goals, and scorecards. Integrates new sources, methods, and vendors to ensure a reliable supply of materials. Reviews market intelligence and analysis to anticipate price fluctuations. Uses ERP systems and other software tools to manage processes, create efficiencies, and control costs. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience.
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Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation