Sourcing Specialist

  • Cuyahoga Falls, OH
  • Full-time

Company Description

Associated Materials is the parent company for leading
building product brands such as Alside, Gentek, Revere, Alpine and
Preservation.  With a legacy of over 65 years in business, we create,
develop, manufacture, extrude and distribute beautiful siding, windows and more
throughout our network of North American company-owned distributors.  If
you’re searching for a rewarding career, consider AMI.

Job Description

  • Develop and implement Sourcing strategy for assigned spend categories, with a focus on cost reduction and improving service, product quality, and supplier performance
  • Negotiate pricing and contract terms
  • Maintain pricing table and product codes
  • Track key market index for main cost drivers
  • Prepare and analyze monthly purchase variance reports
  • Process new vendor setup forms
  • Issue and track supplier non-conformances and cost recovery
  • Support Sourcing Manager as directed

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years work experience, with at least 1 year in a purchasing role
  • Must have some negotiation experience
  • Experience with request for quote’s and competitive bidding
  • Ability to manage multiple projects
  • Must demonstrate a high level of professionalism
  • Demonstrated understanding of purchase order process and 3-way matching
  • Passion for organizing information and processes
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong MS Excel, MS Powerpoint, and MS Word skills
  • Must be highly motivated, self-directed and self-motivated
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Finance or similar curriculum preferred

 

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.