As the Senior Sourcing Specialist, you will develop and execute global sourcing, capacity optimization, and supplier management activities for assigned consumer electronics categories to meet company continuous improvement, productivity, and new product development goals. This role will evaluate business needs to develop and implement sourcing strategies, negotiations, contract management, and supplier performance.
Key responsibilities in this role include:
Ability to develop and manage long-term partnerships with electronics suppliers.
Work closely with cross-functional teams to identify implementation of emergent technologies, cost savings, and productivity improvements.
Procurement liaison for new product launches and management of sourcing activities to meet project cost and timeline goals
Bachelor’s degree required and a minimum of 7 years sourcing or equivalent experience.
Proven experience in identifying, qualifying, and developing global supplier partnerships for the consumer electronics category.
Direct experience sourcing electronic components (motors, batteries, PCBAs, power supplies) for the consumer product industry.
Understanding of cost model, make vs buy analysis, industry tools, and market intelligence to improve supply chain performance.
Ability to travel approximately 10-15% (domestic and international).
Valid driver’s license with record acceptable to our insurance agency.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Andis Company
Excellence. Integrity. Respect. If these words mean something to you, we've got a lot in common. These are the Andis Company values and for over 95 years, we've employed people who help us design and build the highest quality tools to cut, trim and style. From the assembly line to the sales force, our associates are energetic and passionate about what they do. And we love that about them!
As a family-owned business, our owners and our associates take our company's mission, vision and values very seriously. After all, we want to make sure Andis Company is here for future generations-it's our legacy. And we know the same is true for our customers. They are creating their own legacies, building their own businesses, and our tools play a big part in their success.