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Sourcing Specialists make sure a business benefits from all the raw materials needed to run its activity and complete production processes. Regular example resumes for Sourcing Specialists mention duties such as collaborating with suppliers, negotiating contracts, assessing company procurement needs, coordinating transportation, and taking orders from other departments. Qualifications like procurement expertise, communication, negotiation, attention to details, time management and computer proficiency are often seen on Sourcing Specialists resumes. Most employers require a college degree in finance, business, or procurement.

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1

Sourcing Specialist

Managed fittings commodity with key strategic supplier - maintained $9M contract, brought supplier OTD up 10% from 2014,
negotiated 3% rebate on top revenue parts.

  • Worked cross divisionally on centralized forgings initiative resulting in $7.6M in savings on 165 parts
  • Developed and maintained reports for foreign exchange tracking, scrap price tracking, and Valves and Measurement Market Basket
  • Worked with all plants on 2015 savings initiative of $20M - tracked raw material savings through PPV
  • Centralized supplier contracts in SAP system
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Industrial Engineering
2

Sourcing Specialist / Project Manager

  • Identified process efficiency gaps via results analysis and recommended process improvements to managers.
  • Conducted competitor bench marking analysis and identified savings opportunities.
  • Saved $4M in costs and continually delivered excellent results for cost savings, quality and customer service.
  • Proactively analyzed and identified industry trends and provided recommendations to decision makers.
  • Developed collaborative relationships with all business stakeholders and across procurement, engineering and manufacturing operations.
  • Delivered analytics to categories, commodity management operations and regions.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Bachelor of Science
3

Global Sourcing Specialist

Responsible for managing the sourcing and production processes for fourteen (14) brands in the Women's Apparel Division with an estimated total budget of $360M.

  • Managed inventory replenishment processes for seven (7) International Buying Offices (IBOs); developed and led coordination of production plans to manage inventory lead times, quality standards, production, and delivery schedules.
  • Managed all communications between Merchants, IBOs, and Suppliers; provided support to procurement division with contract development and execution for new suppliers to define service levels and supplier performance.
  • Developed and maintained effective supplier relationships for assigned categories.
  • Worked closely with Supply Chain, Suppliers and Quality Assurance on production delays, vessel delays/port issues, air shipments and quality control issues; identified and implemented corrective actions to resolve production and delivery delays and order discrepancies to maintain efficiencies.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Marketing
MBA
Management
4

Director, Business Management / IT Sourcing Specialist

Managed $25M operating budget and Business Management functions in support of NYSE Technologies global growth initiative. Provided a key interface into all critical corporate functions including IT delivery, Procurement, Finance, Legal, and Facilities ensuring effective service delivery and cost transparency across all NYSE Technologies businesses. Procurement liaison with business stakeholders establishing and maintaining trust by providing excellence in Product selection, deal/pricing negotiation and product delivery and management within global datacenters. Staff of 4

  • Promoted from Senior Business Analyst to Director within 3 years
  • Streamlined process for full operational life cycle of acquisition by developing a standardized Bill Of Materials template, reducing turnaround time for product selection through delivery and deployment by 30% (focusing on server, desktop and software licensing acquisitions)
  • Key point of escalation with IT Vendors to ensure service delivery is aligned with operational and business requirements and agreed scopes of services products are delivered
  • Played key role in technology separation program responsible for having both the Wombat and NYFIX divested businesses fully separate and operated independently by their respective buyers within required timeframe
  • Managed invoice reconciliation and validation process for all IT services
  • Key contributor in multiple successful strategic divestitures including: NYFIX Euro Millennium sale to BNY Convergex, Wombat sale to SR Labs and NYFIX sale to Ullink
  • Supported strategic plan to expand region support model by converting offshore consulting operation to a NYSE subsidiary of 114 people, reducing annual operating cost by $4.8M
  • Implemented effective project accounting workflow resulting in improved cost transparency
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
Biology & Computer Science
5

Sourcing Specialist

Reports to senior purchasing manager, managed orders as per production requirements.

  • Established and maintained ongoing relationship with vendors to enhance buying process.
  • Contacted vendors obtaining quotations and bids, and process purchase orders to the awarded vendor.
  • Negotiate pricing and delivery with the vendors
  • Follow-up and follow through with assigned tasks until completed
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
6

Dow Agrosciences Sourcing Specialist

Led the procurement of commodity raw materials for 55 North America plants, negotiating pricing and terms with 90 different vendors

  • Successfully managed a portfolio with a total yearly spend of ~$60 MM
  • Worked in cross-functional teams with Supply Chain, Research & Development, Quality, and Production Leaders to qualify new raw material sources
  • Negotiating an agreement for market-scarce trailers brought the business EBIT savings of $800M and guaranteed supply
  • Mitigated supply disruption risk by quickly qualifying reliable sources for 5 plants near production shutdown when a sole source distributor started missing deliveries
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Industrial Distribution (supply Chain Management)
7

Sourcing Specialist

Lead strategic sourcing projects-realized savings of $1.2M

  • Support sourcing, vendor assessment, supplier evaluation, bidding, negotiating, and contract management
  • Develop and maintain new supplier contracts
  • Increased OTD of Flop 10 Suppliers from 27-100%
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Bachelor of Business Administration
MBA
Master of Business Administration
Management
8

Contract Sourcing Specialist

Achieved 977% of savings goal in first year.

  • Competitively source testing platforms, capital equipment, consumables and services taking into account quality, utilization and direct and indirect costs.
  • Lead standardization and conversion projects across 5 acute care and 26 medical center locations throughout Southeast Michigan.
  • Execute strategies resulting in greater customer confidence and strengthened relationships between clinical and Supply Chain staff.
  • Identify and conduct financial analysis of opportunities for process improvement related to the utilization of supplies, services and equipment.
  • Successfully prepare and analyze RFP's and product /service information to compare price structures, payment terms, availability, discounts and quality.
  • Execute economic impact analysis of national group purchasing contracts.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Human Resource Development
9

Sourcing Specialist

  • Negotiated pricing and terms with suppliers.
  • Identified vendors and interviewed them to determine product availability and terms of sales.
  • Prepared and processed purchase orders for materials
  • Trained suppliers in the use of Parker's eBusiness portal.
  • Led training on purchasing policies and procedures as part of Division Strategic
  • Led site purchasing team in developing and documenting supplier cost reduction
  • Reviewed and evaluated specifications for issuing and awarding bids.
  • Issued RFQ's and evaluated responses.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Accounting
10

Sourcing Specialist

Reporting to the sourcing manager, responsible for assisting category managers by providing accurate analysis and comprehensive support on definition of regional category spend baseline and category profile, including risk assessment and SRM strategy

  • Skilled in contract negotiation and development in coordination with supplier quality teams while playing a pivotal role in implementation of new contracts and change of supplier through efficient management of change as well as safeguarding seamless handover to, and understanding of contract terms by business stakeholders
  • Experienced in managing first article qualification process in coordination with supplier quality teams with a proven ability to negotiate prices and terms with suppliers in order to meet specified quality, delivery and cost objectives while maintaining inflation below 10%
  • Excelling in vendor relationship management (35 existing vendors) through resourceful handling of requests for information, quotations, proposals and bidding processes in conjunction with existing and new vendors
  • Proactively developing supply chain vendor portfolio in Latin America and Asia while successfully leading multiple cross-functional project team activities, delivering projects within schedule, according to exacting requirements and within budget constraints
  • Continuous soliciting of new as well as nurturing of existing key players, regularly identifying opportunities for new business development and facilitating growth in revenue
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Certified Financial Planner
BA
Business Administration

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