Director of Sourcing and Product Development

TopHire Recruitment - 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.

 Job Duties:

  • 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

Requirements:

  • 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


Posted On: Monday, April 22, 2019
Compensation: DOE



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