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Director of Sourcing | Direct Hire

Telford, TN

Posted: 01/24/2023 Industry: Manufacturing Job Number: JohnsonCity-012423-3 Pay Rate: $125,000 - $130,000 / year Branch: Johnson City, TN

Job Description

Do you have experience conducting market research, supplier evaluation and selection and contract negotiation? We are looking for you! Luttrell Staffing Group in Johnson City, TN, is currently hiring a Director of Sourcing. Don't let this position pass you by, all you need to do is apply!

**Perks & Benefits:
  • It’s free to apply - no cost to you
  • Zero Fees - you’ll never be charged for any screening service
  • Knowledgeable and Friendly Staff
  • On-the-spot interview

Details for Director of Sourcing positions:

  • Full-Time
  • Direct Hire
  • 8:30am-5pm
  • $125,000 - $130,000 / year based on experience

Duties for Director of Sourcing positions:

  • Develop the overall sourcing vision and strategy

  • Develop new and creative ideas regarding philosophy, process, and systems that need to be formalized and agreed to across all functions involved in procurement and supply chain management

  • Define multi-year steps and goals, as well as long-term direction harmonize these with other departments and stakeholders

  • Ensure that all direct reports have the understanding and confidence needed to support this strategy and our business to achieve desired results

  • Develop strong win/win relationships with suppliers that will allow for combined efforts to reduce cost, take steps out of the process, and result in improved performance and profits

  • Evaluate and improve systems, processes, and resources as they pertain to the overall sourcing organization

  • Effectively establish high performing teams, lead, motivate and promote the teams and act as a role model with high performance standards and make sound business decisions

  • Formulate and deploy procedures governing all sourcing activities. Lead the transition to a demand pull system and coordinate activities with sales, operations and supply chain management

  • Provide overall strategic, tactical, and operational direction and support to the organization in an effort to implement a best TCO strategy

  • Communicate our corporate vision to suppliers to elicit them as partners. Develop and maintain strong on-going relationships with key suppliers and establish effective programs and processes ensuring best-in-class supplier performance

  • Participate in the strategic and tactical negotiation of major supplier contracts and oversee and maintain assigned functions of Sourcing

  • Implement continuous improvement processes within the sourcing team as well as with suppliers

  • Other duties as needed

Can you see yourself in this position?

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field required and Master’s degree preferred

  • 10 or more years experience in a purchasing and/or sourcing environment, thereof 5 or more years of supervisory/management experienced

  • Experienced in contract negotiations

  • Experience with PCB’s / PCBA’s

  • Strong leadership and people skills, good written and verbal communication skills, analytical ability, integrity, initiative, and excellent customer relationship skills

  • Strong process management skills; experience streamlining office work processes and work flow; working knowledge of Lean Six Sigma principles a strong plus

  • Must have knowledge working with ERP systems and have competent skills with spreadsheets/data analysis

  • Ability to define and measure Key Performance Metrics that support efficient operations

  • Proven track record as a problem solver and self-starter

  • Quick, concise, decision-making ability

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Apply today by clicking on the link below, then call or text our office at (423) 283-0360.

Luttrell Staffing Group is a EEO employer.

 

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