KLX Inc Strategic Sourcing Manager in Miami (HQ), Florida
The Strategic Sourcing Manager is responsible for leading projects and adequately aligning team resources to meet assigned timelines. Ensures team adherence to departmental process and procedures. Serves as first point of contact when addressing team member concerns. Responsible for cross functional alignment, to meet KLX key results. Develops KPI and leads all process improvement initiatives. Communicates team performance and escalates potential issues to leadership team.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:
(This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented as necessary by the Company)
Assists team members with critical pricing and validity term negotiations to achieve optimum results for the company.
Monitors team activities obtaining and negotiating cost data for in excess of 500 projects per year ranging in value from 50K to 500M.
Develop organizational capabilities through the identification of process inefficiencies and continuous improvement efforts
Develop and execute on strategic supplier negotiations
Supports team in communication of supply base cost competitiveness metrics
Performs other related duties and participates in special projects as assigned
Required Minimum Qualifications:
Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or related field of study or an equivalent combination of formal education, on-the-job training, and/or work experience
4-6 years of related work experience
Advanced negotiation skills
Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and Microsoft Office experience
Effective verbal & written communication skills
Demonstrated ability to organize and manage multiple and competing priorities
Demonstrated ability to work with large amounts of computer data
Effective team leader
Education: Master's Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or related field of study or an equivalent combination of formal education, on-the-job training, and/or work experience
6-8 years of related work experience
Advanced commodity / product knowledge
Experience with cost modeling / Cost driver structure
General knowledge of Aerospace compliance and regulations
Advanced knowledge of Aerospace Industry supply base
EOE/Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.