Sourcing Specialist

Job description


You will be responsible for developing and driving the strategy for assigned commodities across multiple sites to meet fulfilment, quality, deflation, cash and inventory objectives.



  • You will Lead the Development and Execution of the global Commodity Strategy & Supplier Agreements for assigned commodities
  • You will work closely with Project Managers to identify and enable most effective suppliers to meet lead time and margin expectations
  • Support NPI (new product introductions)
  • You will meet Cost Out Deflation Targets via supplier negotiations, alternate supplier development and/or shifting to Low Cost Region suppliers; develop strategic relationships with global suppliers
  • Ensure Supplier Performance.
  • Drive Supplier Compliance
  • You will drive supplier selection, development, and overall Supplier Management Excellence
  • Develop alternate sources and/or Risk Mitigation Plans for single & sole source suppliers



  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field
  • 2 Years’ Supply Chain Experience in a Purchasing or Sourcing role
  • You’ll need Strong Negotiation and Project Management skills, with excellent interpersonal and facilitation skills
  • Strong Financial and Analytical skills
  • Ideally you’ll have a strong Mechanical Technical Background; min 2 years of metallic related commodity experience

To apply for this position please contact Amanda Reynolds at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 455304 E:

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