Indirect Sourcing Manager

  • 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

Unique opportunity to define and create the indirect sourcing function for a $1B+ manufacturing and distribution company!

 

Indirect Sourcing

  • Source temporary labor, MRO, utilities, marketing, IT services, travel management, benefits, general services, and facility services is strongly desired
  • Negotiate and manage contracts in assigned categories (indirect)

Broad definition of the roles and responsibilities includes:

  • Build effective relationships with internal stakeholders and external suppliers to influence change and lead cross-functional teams to achieve business goals
  • Drive the use of Sourcing tools such as spend analysis, total cost models, etc
  • Own Supplier Relationship Management (SRM), oversee supplier development, qualification, certification programs, and resolution of all supplier-related issues
  • Negotiate contracts and commercial terms in accordance with company policies, processes, strategies
  • Establish and maintain corporate Sourcing programs for assigned categories

Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Purchasing, Supply Chain Mgt, or Engineering. MBA preferred
  • 5 – 7 years experience in Sourcing/Procurement with specific, measurable experience with indirect sourcing strategies and tactics.
  • Must be familiar with negotiations and constructing formal supply contracts.
  • Ability to work well in cross-functional teams in distribution, plant and corporate environments.
  • Strong MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, and MS Word skills
  • Demonstrated abilities to implement process change improvements and best practices
  • CPM or APICS a plus
  • May require occasional business travel, NTE 20%

Additional Information

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