Director of Sourcing and Product Development
- Binghamton, NY
Our client is currently looking for a Director of Sourcing and Product Development! This is a fun, growing, and unique company with great respect for their employees.The right candidate will be analytical, a good negotiator, and can communicate with people at all levels of an organization.
- Drive development of new product initiatives
- Manages supplier relationships, driving cost reduction initiatives, negotiating contracts, and rationalizing current supplier base.
- Support quality measurement systems including feedback mechanisms and continuous improvements within product base.
- Set quality standards for supplier products and delivery, and direct efforts for alternate sources of supply.
- Research and analyze data on current and new products.
- Work closely with purchasing, marketing, technical and distribution departments
- 5 - 10 years of procurement and supply experience.
- Experience with domestic and international sourcing.
- Skilled in the use of Microsoft office software to include Word, Excel and Outlook.
- Strong interpersonal skills, detail-oriented and able to coordinate/manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
- Bachelor’s degree in Business, Mgmt. or related field strongly preferred
Monday, April 22, 2019