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Job Title: Sr Sourcing Manager - Medical Device Mfg

Job Number: 150486

Job Location: Boston, MA

Relocation Assistance Available: Yes


Leads sourcing function, aligning to both corporate and business-specific supply management strategies. Drives all strategic supply management initiatives in the business, both within the function and cross-functionally. Leads all sourcing activities in the product creation process . Manages Supply Management Business Balanced Scorecard and other departmental reporting. Owns supplier contracts and agreements. Drives BOM and productivity savings in accordance with business needs. Responsible for training and staff development.
Scope: Provides leadership for strategic sourcing staff. Strong interface with tactical purchasing, operations, engineering, and customer service.

Duties and Responsibilities:
•Harmonizes to supply management and commodity strategies where it makes good business sense.
•Formulates & executes differentiated business-specific commodity strategies where necessary.
•Writes, maintains, & organizes all business agreements and contracts with supply base.
•Selects and develops suppliers in accordance with business roadmaps and supply management goals.
•Ensures supply continuity, flexibility, and continuous price improvement.
•Negotiates pricing and commercial agreements with suppliers.
•Manages large-scale supply projects (e.g., outsourcing, low cost regional sourcing, base consolidation, etc.).
•Leads all supply aspects of product creation process.
•Manages supply life cycle transitions (e.g, ramp-up and ramp-down).
•Completes all supply management reporting for business unit and central supply management.
•Provides effective selection, guidance, development, and supervision of personnel.
•Develops strong working & personal relationships with supply management and business unit peers, superiors, and subordinates. Same for key supplier contacts.
•Leads departmental strategic planning, including departmental budgeting & forecasting efforts.
•Collaborates with strategic sourcing peers.
•Identifies and defines continuous process improvement opportunities.
•Provides supplier management process leadership and support.
•Other duties/projects as required.

Ideal Profile:
•Bachelor's Degree, 7+ years experience in sourcing/supplier management preferred.
•Prior P&L experience preferred.
•Demonstrated strategic planning and execution skills, proven business process knowledge.
•Financial management expertise.
•Negotiating skills.
•Experience with global sourcing initiatives.

CPM or similar certification. Knowledge of FDA regulations. Formal project management experience.

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