Beauty

Fulltime
01-19-2018
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Job# 26075 BH# 334583
Contact# 5240580

Sourcing Manager-Beauty-Los Angeles, CA

BEAUTY PRODUCTION SOURCING MANAGER NEEDED FOR INNOVATIVE LA BASED COMPANY

JOB DUTIES:

  • Source new components for multiple projects with short lead times.
  • Manage existing supplier/manufacture relationships, and help identify new suppliers in support of the company’s continued growth.
  • Help support and administer long-term agreements and purchase items at the lowest price consistent with desired quality.
  • Help support negotiation of contracts with suppliers.
  • Identify cost saving opportunities through alternative product sourcing and services; continually challenge supplier base for innovation and cost optimization.
  • Provide complete and accurate status reports on request.
  • Work with the sourcing team on company growth of which will be warranted by business needs, to gain productive results regarding cost savings, timeline management and sourcing related efforts.
  • Manage and Identify optimal cost saving options for freight services internationally and domestically.
  • Meet regularly with vendors to track and monitor progress of component shipments
  • Initiate and close corrective actions to suppliers.
  • Monitor supplier/manufacture programs to ensure compliance from a quality assurance, timeline, and financial perspective

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum of 3 years sourcing and procurement experience in Packaged Goods; preferably, Beauty, Personal Care
  • Strong proficiency creating and using MS Excel tools, supporting usage and financial analysis.
  • Strong communicator who understands the importance of leadership through consensus, and who values and is good at partnering and relationship building.
  • Knowledge of ERP systems, MS Office applications, and/or eProcurement tools.
  • Effective negotiation and relationship management skills.
  • Ability to effectively present information and communicate with all levels of management and customers.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.

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