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Strategic Sourcing Manager

Job description

About Your New Employer;

Join a multinational business headquartered in Dublin providing market leading cloud-based software solutions to over 4 million customers. They are dedicated to improving their customer's company cultures and reducing staff turnover and this transcends back to their own business.

About Your New Roles;

  • As a Senior Sourcing Manager, you will be responsible for strategically identifying and partnering with clients to foster a long term relationship.
  • You will create the overall global sourcing strategy across a diverse category portfolio and implement and maintain this strategy to ensure continued success and delivery to customers.
  • Drive all negotiations with new suppliers to ensure not only a mutual best price but continued supply.
  • You will be innovative and seek out new products to add to the existing portfolio.
  • You will lead a team of 3 buyers and coordinators and manage their development.
  • Work cross-functionally with the onboarding team to manage relationships with new suppliers as they integrate with the business. Also work closely with the e-commerce and digital teams to ensure a smooth transition for suppliers.

What Skills You Need;

  • A minimum of 5-7 years experience in a strategic role in e-commerce, retail or merchandising.
  • Excellent negotiation skills and a track record in closing large deals.
  • Proven experience in sourcing and managing vendors globally.
  • At least 4 years of experience managing teams.
  • Strong analytical skills and knowledge of ERP systems and excel.

What's on Offer;

  • Competitive salary and bonus.
  • 25 days annual leave.
  • Company VHI & Dental cover
  • Pension contribution
  • Life Assurance
  • Discount and incentive programs

Whats Next?

  • If you’re interested in hearing more, apply now by “Apply Now” button or call me, Aideen O Mahony on 01 4744652.

 

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