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  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Cleveland
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 04 March 2021
    Sourcing Specialist

    Your Direct Sourcing skills are needed just about anywhere. But is it where you want to go? Imagine working for one of the nation's most respected companies. Making a strategic contribution. Receiving the rewards and recognition you deserve. Whether you are pursuing a contract or permanent placement, Manpower knows how and where to get you where you want to go.

    In this Sourcing Specialist position, you will be responsible for the sourcing of direct materials for a manufacturing company, along with identifying the most economic strategic practices for procurement.

    Are you interested? Please contact Matt Cukras at

    Are you interested? The ideal Sourcing Specialist candidate will possess the following experience:

    * Minimum of 5 years' experience in manufacturing procurement
    * Bachelors Degree in Procurement, Business or Engineering
    * Understanding of Supply Chain, Production Planning and Purchasing

    You can see it. More challenging work. A more interesting work environment. The opportunity to use your finely honed skills to make a real difference. And to collect pay that reflects your talent and expertise. If this is what you see for yourself, you need talk to Manpower.

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  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: Morrisville
    Job Type : Contract
    Date: Wednesday, 24 February 2021
    The Supply Chain Coordinator will develop and maintain integrated production planning and scheduling that encompasses materials to assure that supply targets are met. This position will be responsible for ordering and buying materials as well as tracking production and material consumption in applicable system.


    * Utilize MPS toots to collect, track, and communicate metrics regarding supply chain such as on time delivery, cycle times, level loading of work, or right first-time work.
    * Plan, order, and buy materials and consumables providing Inventories necessary to meet supply targets while adhering to company corporate Inventory objectives.
    * Develop and execute integrated production planning and scheduling to enable successful completion of supply targets.
    * Provide system expertise to assure all Item setup, batch formulas, material allocation, consumption transactions, and other system activities are complete.
    * Promote, support, and Implement efficient usage of ERP system with the scope of Material Planning activities.
    * Ensure material availability by coordinating delivery and release with the purchasing, warehousing, QA/QC, and vendor departments while helping to resolve any problems associated with availability.
    * Ensure Materials Requirements Planning system is maintained commensurate with the corporate Master Production Schedule.
    * Provide representation at client and project team meetings to maximize material's ability to meet client expectations.

    * 5+ years related experience in planning/scheduling, materials management, purchasing, and/or project management.
    * Demonstrated ability to provide cross-functional planning and scheduling leadership with both internal and external customers/suppliers.
    * Proven oral and written technical communication skills.
    * Demonstrated ability to utilize tools required for scheduling/planning.
    * Goal-oriented, flexible, and able to manage multiple priorities.

    * Bachelor Degree
    * Five years' experience in biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry is preferred.
    * APICS certification is preferred - CPIM or CSCP.
  • Valid City, State or Zip Code: New York City
    Job Type : Permanent
    Date: Thursday, 11 February 2021
    Key Responsibilities

    * Establishing and maintaining measurable performance metrics for all levels of procurement activities to include but not limited to supplier performance, supplier quality, internal order placement performance, buyer activity levels, financial (AP) performance, and material shortage elimination.
    * Report to management the measurable status of progress and corrective actions as it pertains to supplier performance.
    * Ensure performance improvement and recovery plans are developed, issued, tracked, and reported on as required for supply base management and improvement.
    * Negotiate and execute purchase orders or vendor contracts as needed to support the critical business needs.
    * Manage material flow to ensure inventory is maintained to the optimum level to support on time customer deliveries while keeping inventory holdings at the appropriate levels.
    * Strategically develop and implement commodity/supply chain strategies covering all commodities, services, and supplier processes throughout a global enterprise to deliver maximum value, leverage, and standardization.
    * Leads product development commodity strategies in-line with corporate initiatives to improve supply chain efficiencies and reduce the total cost of supply chain management.
    * Drives usage of cost models to validate commodity strategies and to understand significant cost drivers.
    * Manages all activities that develop relationships with suppliers.
    * Develops an overall vendor base which creates and sustains a competitive advantage, utilizing global market exploitation, leveraging spend, and leveraging of technologies.
    * Provides commodity support to New Program Teams as required to meet target costs and establish program cost models.
    * Manages materials savings initiatives in-line with profit plan and overall business objectives.