Sourcing Specialist
Associated Materials - Cuyahoga Falls, OH

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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 quotes 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
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Supply Chain, Finance or similar curriculum preferred

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

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Associated Materials is a leading manufacturer of professionally installed exterior building products. It is able to meet the wide variety...