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Sr Mgr, Sourcing
Global SourcingManufacturing & DistributionAkron, Ohio, US
Performance Health is seeking a Sr. Sourcing Manager to join our team. The Sr. Sourcing Manager will be responsible for planning and executing the strategic sourcing plan for Performance Health in support of the company's growth objectives. This individual will support Performance Health manufactured products through sourcing and supplier management for raw materials as well as external contract manufacturers. The objectives will include management of costs, quality, and delivery targets. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duties satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Essential Job Duties & ResponsibilitiesStrategically sources complex contract and pricing negotiations and supplier development and relationship buildingAnalyzes spend and costs within commodity areas and identify opportunities for cost reduction, quality/delivery improvement. Directs, develops and maintains commodity strategies within the assign commodityTracks, analyzing and publishing market trends on key commoditiesConducts industry analysis, negotiations, commercial agreements, competitive inquiry, supplier analysisEnsures purchasing group is meeting organizational goals and objectivesImplements multi-year strategic alliances with suppliers to leverage company-wide volume, reducing the number of vendors to an optimum numberPerforms other duties as assigned Job Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain, Business or related field10+ years of sourcing and commodity management experience5 + years of experience managing external contract manufacturing supplier relationships. Preferable experience with medical devices, cosmetic products, and OTC drug products.Professional certification as C.P.M. (Certified Purchasing Manager), CPSM (Certified Professional Supply Manager), CPIM (Certified in production and Inventory Management or equivalent requiredProficiency with analysis/reporting toolsExcellent data and process analysis skillsProven ability to gather and interpret complex quantitative or qualitative dataProficiency in quickly transforming data into information suitable for executive decision makingStrong problem solving capability; able to develop detailed requirements, action plans, analysis approach or processes within a predetermined set of boundary conditionsFDA and ISO experience preferredAbility to travel up to 10% of the time; including overnight travel Performance Health is an Equal Opportunity/Aff