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Sourcing Specialist

Location:

New Orleans, LA

Category

Supply Chain Management & Warehouse

Division

Intralox

Hours

Days
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Intralox, LLC, is seeking a highly motivated and self-managed person to serve as Sourcing Specialist in its Supply Chain Department.  This position is located in the New Orleans, LA office reporting to the Supply Chain Manager.

Intralox offers an unparalleled opportunity for those who want to work for an established, yet consistently growing company, with opportunities for international exposure, continuous improvement, and career advancement. To learn more about our company culture, philosophy and benefits, please visit our Careers website

Responsibilities

  • Manage high level negotiations, including supplier identification, development, quality and service level requirements, issue resolution, value generation and savings, and performance feedback.
  • Work with the Global Supply Chain team to develop and execute sourcing strategies and tactics.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with New Product Project Managers and Engineers, Production, Legal, Finance, and Quality personnel.
  • Facilitate technical design transfer from New Products Teams to qualified suppliers.
  • Address capacity and design for manufacturing issues with suppliers and engineers.
  • Manage the sourcing of inventory items by monitoring volumes, min/max levels, and pricing.
  • Identify current and new suppliers’ capabilities and improvement opportunities.

 Requirements

  • B.S. degree, preferably in a technical or business discipline.
  • 2 years experience in strategic sourcing or supply chain management, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing concepts and supply chain management best practices.
  • Must be a self-managed, hard-working, self-motivated individual.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

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