CANDIDATES

Manager, Sourcing


02-15-18


Job Id : 435


Location : Los Angeles, CA


Description

Would you be interested in driving the development of company-wide global sourcing processes and systems to exceed efficiency goals and positively affect the bottom line? Are you an innovative sourcing practitioner with both finely-honed technical skills and a strategic mindset? Do you have strong change management experience and a reputation for utilizing data and analytics to drive informed procurement decisions?

If you answered yes to these questions, then you may be a fit for this newly created role, Manager, Sourcing with our client, a Private Equity backed Consumer Goods leader.

 

KEY PERFORMANCE OBJECTIVES:

  • Lead cross-functional procurement and business teams.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key internal stakeholders.
  • Improve cost efficiencies through analysis of global sourcing and operations data.
  • Develop and manage Procurement Team to improve operations, processes and systems.
  • Design effective communications strategy and materials.
 

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree required in Business, Supply Chain or related field; Master’s Degree and/or Six Sigma Certification, preferred.
  • 5+ years’ procurement and/or strategic sourcing change management experience, required.
  • Strong analytical, technical and communications skills.
  • Fluency in Spanish, preferred.
  • 30% travel.