Global Sourcing Manager - Electronics Manfucaturing - Consumer Goods

Global Sourcing Manager - Electronics Manfucaturing - Consumer Goods

A top global organisation is looking for a contract Sourcing Manager to support strategic supplier selection.

Accountabilties to include:

  • Execution of sourcing strategies
  • Leading global and geographic sourcing plans and execution
  • Leading global and geographic contract negotiations
  • Ensuring the category sourcing and contracts meet the business requirements
  • Driving and facilitation of “source to contract” for specific categories
  • Owning commercial supply base management
  • To facilitate the creation of supplier SLA’s and performance check-points
  • Identification of new products and services that may impact sourcing execution

It is essential that you have:

  • High level of commercial awareness
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience in the area of new development projects (end to end)
  • Experience in the electronic consumer good industry, contract manufacturing, EMS/ODM
  • Proven negotiation skills and influencing skills: able to influence business partners and suppliers as well as the ability to be assertive if required to ensure compliance to contract
  • Strong numerical ability
  • Ability to develop and maintain effective partnerships working across geographic boundaries