The role of a strategic sourcing manager is vital for the firm as these managers are responsible for the way the company spends its money. Targeting on cost-effective way of spending, the managers take charge of various other roles and responsibilities such as – locating and analyzing new opportunities, leading conversion management, dealing with variety of vendors and suppliers and negotiate prices, working closely with procurement and purchasing department, reporting to senior management, conducting marketing research, hiring and managing sourcing team and identifying cost reduction strategies.
A professional Strategic Sourcing Manager Resume emphasizes qualifications like – sourcing and vendor management knowledge, a good understanding of market dynamics, sound business judgment skills, negotiation abilities, comfort in handling a large number of figures, and relevant software knowledge. Most employers expect a degree in the field of finance, logistics, economics or business or supply chain management.
Summary : Motivated, successful, driven business professional with extensive experience in multiple industries including, biotechnology/pharmaceutical, healthcare and retail distribution.
Skills : Organizational Skills, Management.
Successfully managed supplier relationships in the material-handling manufacturing supply chain.
Provided direction and oversight of the domestic and international freight/logistics program.
Specific commodity areas include pneumatics, aluminum extrusions, conveyor rollers, machined plastics and metals, and freight.
Led negotiations with key suppliers resulting in cost reductions, greater on-time delivery, and more efficient stocking plans.
Developed and implemented supplier scorecards, leading to greater partnerships and responsiveness in the supply chain.
Analyzed commodity-spend data to consolidate a fragmented supply chain across four manufacturing sites.
Designed organization-wide international freight export/import guidebook.
Strategic Sourcing Manager/Representative Resume
Summary : Leadership and management experience in both military and civilian business climes. Highly adaptable and versatile - capable of changing plans often, immediately, and successfully in most all situations.
Identified sourcing opportunities for Corn Milling facilities.
Executed and complete the step sourcing process to achieve business goals, savings, mitigate risk, drive compliance, and find new solutions.
Lead and participate as a Core Team member on the Global Sourcing Team.
Worked cross-functionally with various teams with experience in Services, MRO, and Capital.
Captured excellence in challenging contract negotiations, vendor management, and strategic sourcing events.
Preparation, commercial evaluation & negotiation of bid packages.
Achieved at least savings on sourcing events, raising supply chain efficiency, process improvements, and vendor and asset management.
Bachelor Of Science
Strategic Sourcing Manager I Resume
Objective : Supply chain professional with experience analyzing and improving complex supply chains across a diverse set of industries. Proficient at identifying opportunities, managing large teams.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Management.
Spend annually and developed strategies for supplier consolidation.
Managed the supplier relations segmentation and implementation of new inventory plans.
Developed company's first spend analytics along with the first designation of commodities and supplier categories.
Reduced on-hand inventory from $16 million quarterly to inventory reductions programs and supplier agreements programs (VMI, Kanban).
Reduced landed cost of manufactured items through supplier relations management and exclusive supplier agreements.
Cut lead times and pricing for all categories.
Sourced and negotiated agreement for Datacenters of complex designs along with new minimalistic approaches and ideas.
Jr. Strategic Sourcing Manager Resume
Objective : Accomplished Strategic Sourcing Director, Manager and Buyer. Experienced in supply chain, material management, financial analysis, supplier quotations, negotiations, lean manufacturing, inventory control.
Skills : Office Suite, Ariba Software, Oracle.
Developed and executes corporate commodity strategy across divisions.
Managed the selection, evaluation, implementation, and management of strategic suppliers.
Reviewed and analyses spend analysis for cost-take-out opportunities.
Execution, review, and analysis of RFQ/RFP initiatives.
Developed and implemented a corporate-wide RFQ document that provides total-cost breakdown information for improved quote analysis.
Identified and initiated improvement processes to capture ancillary invoice charges not being captured in part costs.
Negotiated in annual cost savings through competitive bids and value engineering.
Strategic Sourcing Manager/Analyst Resume
Summary : Strategic Sourcing and Purchasing professional with over fifteen years combined experience in areas of strategic sourcing, contracts, purchasing management and supply chain.
Skills : Advanced Computer Skills, AS 400, SAP, Oracle.
Developed and executed strategic sourcing strategies that deliver competitive advantages in key areas of cost, quality, technology.
Identified cost savings initiatives in excess of million of dollars annually.
Managed the development of supply and negotiation strategies for high profile commodities.
Managed various commodity team projects, developed and managed all new supplier contracts.
Managed supplier performance against established contracts and processes.
Acted as the liaison between suppliers and departmental groups.
Proposed and implemented improvements to strategic sourcing policies.
Strategic Sourcing Manager II Resume
Headline : Best described as a versatile and resourceful supply-chain SME, who excels in leading people, statistical analytics and logic. Sometimes referred to as a tenacious go-getter on a mission.
Skills : Skilled communicator, Hands-on leader able to motivate,.
Assisted other Schneider Business units, Also gave Engineering and Production support.
Created Bids and award/administrate Contracts. Including details of shipping, prices, delivery, technical needs, etc.
Lead PCB and PCBA commodities for Pelco and PCB for all other Schneider Electric BU's in global negotiations.
Savings are an average of million USD per year in the last.
Managed vendors to make sure they are meeting Pelco and Schneider Electric quality, supply chain, contract, and technical requirements.
Monitored and ensured compliance through internal audits.
Drove price reductions through vendor negotiations.
Bachelor Of Arts
Strategic Sourcing Manager/Executive Resume
Headline : Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications, Oracle Purchasing Software. Procurement, administration and management experience and am extremely capable of rapidly learning new assignments.
Skills : SAP, Technical Skills.
Managed and coordinated the Purchasing Department for Quantum Rehab.
Identified domestic and international suppliers for the new production of products.
Initiated cost savings by procuring components from international suppliers.
Managed international supply chains of components for products manufactured abroad.
Obtained material cost savings from through manual negotiations.
Set guidelines for inventory forecasts for new products. Provided forecasting for Pride Mobility's major OEM's.
Communicated with engineers on costs associated with new products, also discussed changes in processes to lower the costs of overall assemblies.
Bachelor Of Science
Strategic Sourcing Manager III Resume
Summary : Leadership and management experience in both military and civilian business climes. Highly adaptable and versatile, capable of changing plans often, immediately, and successfully.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Management.
Consisted of contracts, amendments, and sub-agreements within the BNSF contracts and leasing management system (CLM).
Reduced BNSF master agreements from at present.
Resulted in a cost reduction to BNSF of contract management costs.
Responsible for building and executing all new agreements, amendments, sub-agreements, right of entry for BNSF Facilities.
Built and currently maintain the CBRE internal vendor master system database for the BNSF Account.
Constructed as a link between BNSF and CBRE systems.
Blended all information integral to both the CBRE and BNSF systems into a one-stop-shop.
Lead Strategic Sourcing Manager Resume
Summary : Motivated, results-oriented, and dynamic professional with more than years of comprehensive experience driving continuous improvements in face of ever-evolving and competitive markets.
Skills : Microsoft Office, Database Management, Customer Service.
Strategic management of capital equipment spend.
Product segments under management included aerial work platforms, telehandlers, scissor lifts, HVAC, and generators.
Developed sourcing strategies to establish supply chain focused on the lowest Total Cost of Ownership.
Coordinated the Kaizen event with key suppliers focused on reducing overall lead time.
Valued stream mapping to reduce lead time from eight to four weeks.
Negotiated supply agreements focused on suppliers meeting overall performance metrics (cost, delivery, quality, and customer support).
Led evaluation of supply base, consolidation initiatives, and leveraging of overall spend.
Associate Strategic Sourcing Manager Resume
Summary : To continue career as a leader in purchasing in a position where can focus on learning, leadership, and providing service of uncompromising quality.
Skills : Project Management, Sourcing.
Established, maintained and follow-up frame agreements with strategic suppliers.
Administration of commercial and contractual parts of frame agreements and subcontracts.
Advised stakeholders of supplier, market, commercial and contractual issues, and risks.
Performed a variety of complicated procurement tasks with awareness across cultural, geographic and political environments.
Wrote and maintain procedures for own area of responsibility.
Leads complex acquisition process to secure goods/services in the assigned area of spend.
Creativity and latitude are required to ensure competitiveness and to limit risk to Ocean Rig.
Strategic Sourcing Manager Resume
Summary : Experienced in automotive plastics account manager, engineer, and purchaser. Efficiently load and/or unload freight using proper freight handling equipment.
Skills : Management, Communication Skills.
Established a supply base of subcontractors for the new business units.
Gears, Taper Roller Bearings, Shafts, Housings, Castings, Seals for Wind Energy and Rail.
Represented Business Unit at Global and Regional Purchasing Manager meetings.
Mitigated supply issues caused by fluctuation or lack of demand, as well as ever-changing market conditions.
Negotiated the purchase of capital equipment in excess of several million dollars and resolve subcontractor issues.
Screened, Interview and hire Planners and Technical Buyers for on-site and remote international locations.