Strategic Sourcing Leader 4442 in Kollmorgen at Kollmorgen

Date Posted: 9/16/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The primary responsibility of the Site Sourcing Leader is to coordinate activities of the site in strategic sourcing.  The Site Sourcing Leader will actively seek to improve the supply chain in the areas of quality, cost and delivery through negotiating and deploying effective commodity strategies.

This position will be joining Kollmorgen in Radford, VA.  Kollmorgen is part of Altra (AIMC).

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Along with those identified below, other duties may be assigned.

  • Identify projects that drive improvements in procurement efficiencies, generate PPV, indirect cost savings, improve On Time Delivery, support Quick Inventory Turns, and implementation of lean inventory strategies.
  • Create action plans which utilize appropriate resources to support successful execution of the projects and demonstrate quantifiable gains and sustainment.
  • Facilitate daily management and performance monitoring, and provide tactical and strategic direction for the team members on the Materials Team
  • Support tactical procurement team by serving as an escalation path for expedited delivery and price negotiations
  • Provide subject matter expertise on Purchasing policies and procedures; support external and internal audits and self-assessments.
  • Develop suppliers to improve gaps to performance in critical KPI’s

 

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES NECESSARY: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Qualifications include:

  • 5 Years of Supply Chain and Purchasing experience in a discrete manufacturing organization with a metric and results driven culture
  • BS in Engineering, Supply Chain or Business or applicable on the job technical experience required. BS in Engineering discipline preferred.
  • Advanced proficiency in Excel is required
  • Continuous improvement mindset
  • Highly effective communication and facilitation skills.
  • Experience with Oracle is preferred
  • Proactive in identifying any issues, roadblocks or risks and communicating to the appropriate people
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to keep track of multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Relationships and communication – build partnerships across departments, levels, functions and vendors
  • Sense of urgency – achieving targets/objectives on time and finding solutions to stay on track
  • Influence – being able to get results from varying levels of agents both inside and outside the organization.

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: 

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.

Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

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