The Strategic Sourcing Manager is responsible for strategic management and gaining consensus across Ryder through cross functional team building for potential implementation of strategic procurement initiatives. The procurement strategies, developed with team input, for the initiatives will be managed and implemented by this position. The savings will be tracked along with the quality and service levels identified in the strategy. The performance measurements for the initiative will be communicated to the cross functional team and tracking the metrics and performance of Suppliers. The Strategic Sourcing Manager will be expected to influence cross functional teams to successfully conclude assigned projects.
Bachelor's degree in Supply Management, Business, Economics and/or Finance
Master's degree - MBA preferred
1-5 years or more experience in Supply Management/Sourcing profession
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Effective leadership skills
Excellent organizational skills
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
Flexibility to operate and self-driven to excel in a fast-paced environment
Detailed oriented with excellent follow-up practices
Capable of multi-tasking, highly organized, with excellent time management skills
Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) (advanced level)
ISM Certified Professional in Supply Management preferred
Internal Number: 2018-61730
Ryder provides innovative supply chain and fleet solutions that are reliable, safe and efficient, enabling our customers to deliver on their promises.
There’s never been a better time to work at Ryder. We are committed to hiring extraordinary people and engaging them with challenging and rewarding opportunities and careers. We have a long history of investing in our employees by providing a collaborative team-based environment that encourages growth across all levels and positions.