Sourcing Manager, Indirect (Contract)

Published: May 25, 2017
Location
Wichita, KS
Job ID
438

Description

Are you a highly-motivated sourcing professional seeking a contract position with a multi-billion dollar company? Does the idea of driving procurement change and improving TCO interest you? Are you a trusted resource and strategic advisor for your internal business partners spanning functions like HR, IT, Facilities Management, Logistics and more?

Our client, a well-established global aerospace industry leader, has 3 immediate openings and is looking to add results-oriented Sourcing Managers with deep experience in each of the following areas: Professional Services, Facilities and Logistics.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Establish, execute, and manage the global sourcing strategy and implementation of assigned indirect categories, including Professional Services, Facilities and Logistics.
  • Lead strategic supplier relationship management.
  • Professional Services role is responsible for managing categories like audit and consulting services, IT, HR (medical, dental, pharmacy, relocation, brokers and recruiting) and Engineering.
  • Facilities Services position sources janitorial, pest control, HVAC, electrical, security, obsolete inventory and utilities for overall integrated facilities management.
  • Logistics Services position manages sourcing for 3PLs and logistics integrators, custom brokers and small parcel.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s preferred.
  • 5+ years’ sourcing, 3+ years’ indirect category management experience required.
  • Excellent communication skills working in a team environment.
  • Ability to manage complex internal and external relationships.