Our client is a renowned company presenting unmatched solutions for businesses. Their modern, integrated, and groundbreaking approach is revolutionizing the industry across the globe.
As the Sourcing Specialist, you would be responsible for identifying sourcing and contract opportunities and developing a strong supplier network.
• Identify cosmetics, personal care, and skin care-related product and ingredient suppliers to provide quality sourcing
• Present recommendations to senior management for opportunities to improve quality, pricing, or gain efficiencies
• Oversee all aspects of SKUs, including creation of new SKUs, maintenance of existing SKUs, component management, and pricing maintenance
• Manage negotiating the price, delivery, quantity, quality, and terms to obtain best prices and terms and evaluate supplier performance
• Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including quality control, sourcing, R&D, and graphics and resolve manufacturing process issues related to purchasing and raw materials
• Bachelor's degree in business
• 10+ years’ experience in the cosmetics or related industry
• Background in international vendor relationships, supply chain, purchasing, and negotiations
• Proficient with Microsoft Excel and Word and accounting systems, such as Great Plains a plus