Sourcing Manager

Sourcing Manager

Posted On: Thu, 02/01/2024 - 13:49

Location

Huntingburg, IN

Career area

Administrative

Contact

Human Resources
800.521.5381

Employment type

Permanent

Position type

Salary

Are you a highly motivated and detail-oriented professional looking for an exciting opportunity? OFS is currently seeking a talented Sourcing Specialist to become a vital part of our team. As a Sourcing Manager, you will be instrumental in optimizing the sourcing process, identifying reliable suppliers, and nurturing strong relationships with our current supply base. We value analytical minds, problem-solving abilities, and excellent communication skills in our ideal candidate.

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead the new product development RFQ process, utilizing data analysis to support strategic decision-making in supplier selection and approval.
  • Conduct thorough research to identify potential suppliers that offer price-competitive parts and services meeting OFS quality standards.
  • Work with and execute global category strategies that align with core business needs and have a substantial impact on our overall success.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to assess supplier performance against established criteria.
  • Analyze industry trends, emerging technologies, and materials to identify supply base issues, mitigate risk, ensure continuity of supply, and utilize new opportunities.
  • Lead the supplier development process to support our corporate Supplier Diversity program

 

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Self-motivated, goal oriented, and eager to learn.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, fostering collaboration with suppliers and cross-functional teams to achieve company goals.
  • Familiarity with supply chain management principles and practices.
  • Proficiency in using analytical tools and software for data analysis and storage (e.g., Excel, Google Workspace).
  • Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or a related field, or equivalent combination of training and experience in the furniture industry.
  • Global sourcing experience, preferably within the office furniture industry
  • Ability to travel 20% of the year both domestically and internationally

 

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience with ERP systems, preferably Oracle
  • Procurement experience within the office furniture industry
  • Past experience working with Product Development teams
  • Prior international travel experience

Get taken care of.

Healthcare, dental and vision insurance plan options for you and your dependents
Company-provided life insurance and long-term disability coverage
Supplemental insurance benefits
Paid time off and generous vacation package
401(k) plan with Roth options and access to a personal financial advisor
Mental health Employee Assistance Program with providers across the country
Onsite gym with state-of-the-art equipment

EOE M/F/Disabled/Vet/LGBTQ+

This company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status.

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