1Strategic Sourcing Manager Troy, Michigan
The Stanley Black & Decker Global Supply Management (GSM) team is our strategic sourcing organization focused on leveraging the company s scale to achieve the best possible price with the best possible quality; service and delivery among all categories of spend. In addition, the team maintains close alignment with the businesses to support overall strategies and drives to a best-in-class sourcing organization using Stanley Fulfillment System principles.
The Strategic Sourcing Manager role within GSM is focused on the effective and efficient procurement of Fasteners and Secondary Operations within United States in support of Stanley, Black & Decker s 22/22 vision. This role is responsible for implementing category sourcing strategies on a regional level and driving sourcing productivity.
RESPONSIBILITIES: * Ensure high degree of service delivery and SBU satisfaction * Consider unique/specific regional and SBU needs during category strategy implementation * Provide regional expertise to category and SBU leadership during sourcing strategy development * Understand and link regional strategy with GSM priorities and SBU goals * Lead the supplier selection process through management of formal RFP, RFQ and RFI processes * Prepare and perform the negotiation and contract management with regional suppliers * Partner with the SBUs to ensure they recognize the business value from the GSM team * Implement category strategies in support of the 22/22 vision and margin resiliency initiatives * Responsible for creation of TCO value to the organization through a combination of productivity, working capital, synergies, reduced risk, improved supplier lead times, etc. * Maintain business relationships with regional suppliers for Fasteners and Secondary Operations and serve as an escalation point to resolve supplier performance issues * Develop and foster regional supplier relationships that deliver cost reduction, supply assurance, quality improvement and innovation * Implement strategic supplier management, supplier risk management, supplier diversity, and CSR programs within United States (leveraging Global Supply Management s Center of Excellence) * Institutionalize best-practice processes and policies and knowledge sharing within the Fasteners and Secondary Operations and United States and ensure continuous improvement * Guarantee compliance with GSM policies and procedures and DoA requirements
QUALIFICATIONS: * A Bachelor s degree is required. MBA or Masters in Supply Chain is preferred * 3+ years of experience in sourcing * Must have a balance of both strategic and operational capacities; including regional sourcing, supplier management, commodity risk management, etc. * Successful track record of implementing sourcing and procurement strategies * Experience in strategic planning, budgeting and financial reporting * Global mindset with experience working in an international/multi-cultural matrix environment * Strong listening, coaching and influencing skills * Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively at all levels * Strong financial and analytical skills * Multi-lingual preferred * CPIM or CSCMP or PMP certification * Six Sigma or Lean/Kaizen certification * Must be willing to travel approximately 10-20%
About Stanley Black & Decker
Joining the Stanley Black & Decker (SBD) team means joining one of the world's largest, fastest-growing, and most dynamic companies. SBD, a Fortune 500 company is a world-leading provider of tools and storage, commercial electronic security and engineered fastening systems, with unique growth platforms and a track record of sustained profitable growth. We have been globally recognized as one of the most innovative, sustainable, and rewarding companies in the world.
All qualified applicants to Stanley Black & Decker are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran s status or any other protected characteristic.
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