Supply Chain Sourcing Specialist
Randstad's client in Grapevine, TX is seeking an experienced Sourcing Specialist to join their Strategic Accounts team! This is a direct hire opportunity with our client.
Salary: $55k-$65k depending on experience
Hours: Standard Business Hours
This position negotiates all levels of contracts and establishes terms and conditions where needed.
Responsible for negotiating favorable terms of materials, equipment, and supplies (commodities-custom packaging-corrugating) from suppliers.
They will also evaluate supplier quotes and services to determine best supply chain/cost method and assist in the review of preferred suppliers.
Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The ideal candidate will have previous buying experience with a packaging company or specifically buying packaging materials
SAP experience is a must
Must have a solid knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures within the purchasing/distribution field to include the following:
- Supplier development and management
- Cost structure management
- Project management
- Supply chain development
Education and Experience Requirements
- 5+ years of purchasing/procurement experience AND 2+ years of work experience in a distribution environment
- Bachelor's degree in- Supply Chain, Engineering, Manufacturing or related field preferred
- Advanced Excel skills required, candidates must be very comfortable using V-Lookups
- Must be able to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, engineering documents, and procedure manuals
- Communication skills are a must, will be interacting with all levels of internal employees, suppliers and customers
- Bilingual skills are a huge plus!
Please apply online for immediate consideration. Thank you!
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