Job ID: R0009122
Date Posted: May 19, 2022
Business Unit: Hitachi Industrial Equipment Systems
Company Name: Sullair, LLC
Profession (Job Category): Customer Service & Contact Center Operations
Job Type (Experience Level): Management
Job Schedule: Full time
Summary of the position:
The Director of Strategic Sourcing will lead and support a team of Global Sourcing Managers and the overarching strategic sourcing execution of the organization. The candidate will engage a cross section of functional stakeholders to support the requirements of the organization and will align sourcing strategies with the product positioning objectives of the company and organizational cost reduction initiatives. Furthermore, the candidate will manage core supplier relationships with a mandate to meet organizational standards in respect to quality, service, technical support, and best commercial value.
The candidate will have proven sourcing expertise within industrial manufacturing setting. Candidate must be able to understand core specification attributes and associated cost structures and have broad knowledge of global suppliers and market trends.
The role will report to the Vice President, Global Supply Chain Management. The work site location is Michigan City, Indiana or Chicago, Illinois and will require travel to other global manufacturing locations, supplier facilities or tradeshows/events as needed.
Duties and responsibilities:
The role will include the following responsibilities and requirements:
The successful candidate is responsible for complying with Sullair’s Code of Ethics and related policies. In performing the job, the incumbent shall take all steps necessary to comply with our safety rules and requirements and must actively support the organization's efforts to meet and exceed its goals of creating and maintaining a safe workplace.
This description is to serve as a guide. It is intended to be flexible and will continue to evolve over time with business needs and demands and may be updated periodically and at the Company's discretion.
Sullair is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate based on race, religion, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran status, physical or mental disability, or other protected categories under applicable law, whether in recruitment, employment, promotion, transfer, compensation, or other conditions of employment.