Director, Commodity Sourcing


Job Id : 484

Location : Atlanta, GA, Pleasanton, CA, Gaffney, SC, Laconia, NH


Are you a strong procurement practitioner ready to take on a crucial role at a rapidly growing, PE-backed manufacturing company?  Do you have the ability to develop innovative, world-class commodity strategies from scratch that align with the strategic objectives of the business? Would you be interested in becoming the functional leader for North America, leading a large team and influencing executive level cross-functional stakeholders? 

Our client, a leading manufacturing portfolio company of a large Private Equity firm, is looking for a Director, Commodity Sourcing to leverage drive and align the strategic vision of their organization.


  • Define and implement Sourcing and Supply Chain strategies. 
  • Develop a global commodity sourcing framework and utilize sophisticated sourcing levers while leading complex negotiations. 
  • Deliver significant cost reductions while partnering with top suppliers.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders and external partners. 
  • Develop and maintain a lean, diverse, high-performing Supply Management team.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives .


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering, or related field; MBA preferred.
  • 6+ years experience in Sourcing or Supply Chain within the manufacturing industry.
  • 2+ years experience in strategy consulting preferred.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Prior people management experience required.
  • Strong analytical skills required.