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Strategic Sourcing Analyst
Ref No.: 18-32283
Location: Fultonville, New York
Experience Level: 3 Years
Pay Rate : $ 55,000.00 - 70,000.00 /Hour
Skill Type
Skill Type:Professional
The Strategic Sourcing Analyst is responsible for;
  • Managing the scheduling system to meet customer demand requirements
  • Inventory targets
  • Driving continuous improvement initiatives
  • Working to eliminate waste in the process
  • Managing shipping and logistics
  • Reducing cost and improving the ability to react to customer demand
The successful candidate will maintain inventories levels through the use of system analytics and inventory management tools and will ensure availability of raw materials. You will need to meet and exceed 95% on-time delivery target and increase the quality of data-driven decisions by providing useful analysis.
The Strategic Sourcing Analyst drives improvements in supply chain processes by leading kaizens. The Strategic Sourcing Analyst identifies and manages opportunities for Purchase Price Variance (PPV) to meet annual cost targets for the business and monitors, evaluates and reports supplier OTD, Quality and responsiveness.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Material Management, Engineering, Statistics, Business or related field.
  • 1-4 years of supply chain experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Excel and other statistical reporting packages and basic programming, strong analytical and problem solving skills, working knowledge of ERP systems.
  • Proven ability to effectively negotiate price, quality, delivery, and other terms with suppliers.
  • Experience managing suppliers and contract development and experience purchasing electronics and metal commodities also required.