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  • Congrats to Our PE-backed Retailer on Hiring a Senior Sourcing Manager, Logistics!

    Posted on 18th January, 2018 in Hiring by Admin

    MRA Global was able to match an exceptional Logistics Sourcing professional with our client, a $5B retailer that’s backed by a world-renown private equity company! The company is in the process of expanding their Indirect Sourcing team and needed a top performer to head up their Logistics category, and our candidate was an excellent fit….

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  • Congrats to Our Private Equity-backed Retail Client on Hiring a Sourcing Manager!

    Posted on 3rd January, 2018 in Hiring by Admin

    MRA Global continued their support efforts for a top-tier private equity client of theirs that’s building out a brand new indirect procurement group within their prized portfolio company, a ~$5B Retailer! The individual we located is a high-potential indirect sourcing professional who was working at a Fortune 100 company and was enticed by the career…

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  • Relationship Building: How to Be More Than a Necessary Evil

    Posted on 28th December, 2017 in Supply Management Guest Blogs by Nicholas Harasymczuk

    Supply chain is often written off as an unnecessary evil when it comes to the inner workings of a company. Parts/services/assets flow through a predetermined process and at the end, an invoice and/or purchase order is cut for the specific product and/or deliverable that has been manufactured. Everyone needs a supply chain but nobody likes…

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  • Avoid Recruitment Red Flags

    Posted on 22nd December, 2017 in Hiring by Admin

      Sorting out procurement candidates can be challenging—once you start the outreach, you’ll be buried in the resumes of hopefuls and left with the daunting task of finding the best one for the job. The job is demanding, your company works in a unique field and your managers are especially particular about whom you let…

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  • Supply Chain Recruitment Calls for a Global Approach

    Posted on 8th December, 2017 in Functional Insights by Admin

    Supply chain management requires knowledgeable, experienced professionals with a highly refined set of skills, so finding professionals to fill positions can be a daunting task. It would be wonderful if qualified procurement professionals stood on every corner, holding up signs reading “Here I am!” so you could simply scoop them up. Unfortunately, locating the right…

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