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One of the area’s top companies currently has an immediate need for an experienced Strategic Sourcing Lead to join their family-friendly organization. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the company’s strategic sourcing initiatives, optimizing our procurement processes, and driving cost savings through effective supplier management. Competitive compensation and a very attractive benefits package is being offered along with a company culture that is second to none. If this sounds like a fit, please apply!

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement sourcing strategies that align with business objectives and drive cost savings
  • Lead cross-functional teams in the development and execution of sourcing projects
  • Develop and manage supplier relationships to ensure high-quality products and services
  • Identify and mitigate supply chain risks
  • Provide subject matter expertise on procurement processes and best practices
  • Drive change management initiatives related to procurement and sourcing
  • Utilize data analytics software to analyze spend data and identify opportunities for cost savings
  • Develop and maintain procurement policies and procedures

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, supply chain management or business
  • 7+ years of previous experience within supply chain/operations, of which experience must include four years of strategic sourcing experience
  • MBA, MSM, or MS-SCM preferred
  • Experience with change management and ERP systems
  • Proficiency in data analytics software
  • Strong multitasking and project management skills

Work Model: 

  • On-Site

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Sarah Assman at (515) 225-7000 or email sassman@thepalmergroup.com.

Ref: JOB-44816

Sarah Assman

Senior Recruiter

sassman@thepalmergroup.com

(515) 206-9076

3737 Woodland Ave, Suite 200, West Des Moines, IA 50266





    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Des Moines, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:
      $83,000 - $100,000 per Year