The Sourcing Manager is responsible for ensuring the continuous flow of required, least total cost, purchased materials and services to support the company’s business objectives. This position will contribute to supplier qualifications and certifications, performance evaluations, proposal evaluations and contract preparations within assigned level of decision-making authority. Additionally, the Sourcing Manager will create purchasing transactions for all specified categories within assigned level of decision-making authority and support day-to-day projects of priority within assigned areas of responsibility.
1. Contribute to company profitability by managing the sourcing of assigned categories on behalf of consolidated company requirements including indirect parts, supplies and services. 2. Utilize sourcing and contract management processes and technology to develop RFx events, written supply agreements and other documents as required. 3. Assist internal customers in developing their strategies, budgets and initiatives and support their achievement. 4. Proactively develop cost, process and sustainability improvement projects; and manage associated supply chain risk. 5. Achieve customer satisfaction by ensuring that quality and availability of assigned materials and services meet and exceed internal and external requirements. 6. Manage supplier relationships including qualification, collaboration and performance.
Perdue family of companies is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce.
Bachelor Degree or higher in business, engineering, economics or related field and 8 years experience in purchasing/supply management.
Preferred: Maximo and SAP proficiency. C.P.M. or C.P.S.M.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 175170
About Perdue Farms
Perdue Farms is a family-owned company, and we have been for three generations. We were founded on trust—a value that carries through everything we do. Through our two operating divisions, Perdue Foods and Perdue AgriBusiness, we’re making steps every day toward our goal of becoming the most trusted name in food and agricultural products. Our path forward is about getting better, not just bigger.