|Job Title:||Sourcing Director|
|Contact Name:||Cherry Zhu|
|Job Published:||April 16, 2018 09:44|
As sourcing director, he/she will lead sourcing and procurement team to develop, communicate and execute strategic sourcing strategies to support business provides integrated, innovative and cost effective medical solution for customers.
Report to: Managing Director - China and HK
At all times the Director shall operate with highest ethical standards and in full compliance with internal controls, policies, procedures, regulations and laws
Working as a partner with the functional business leadership, the Director should fully understand the business context and priorities and challenges and develop contracting strategy, execute strategic sourcing and supplier performance management
Create sourcing plans and strategies that are consistent with and supportive of the achievement of the overall strategic business plans of the company.
Develop and maintain partnership with supplier. Influence supplier to ensure company's requirements are met.
Lead the identification, validation, selection, and negotiations with suppliers
Guide team to draft, negotiate, review and finalize written contracts with suppliers.
Experienced negotiator with strong conviction in the importance of developing negotiation planners. Ability to coach, mentor and develop negotiation skills across team members.
Partner with stakeholders to reduce costs, optimize value, improve processes, rationalize the supply base and leverage revenue and profitability growth.
Demonstrated ability to successfully develop and manage team members; passionate leader who can inspire team members to perform to their full potential and deliver maximize value to the organization.
At least 10 years of related professional work experience
Minimum 5 years of relevant experience in strategic sourcing and category management.
Demonstrated experience in negotiations, supplier contracts, and cost reduction initiatives.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to quickly establish a trusting working relationship with senior management team, cross function stakeholders and suppliers
Highly motivated and be passionate to support customers
Fluent in both English and mandarin
Excellent financial management skills to effectively manage the budget, reviewing purchases.
Ability to effectively apply project management tools to ensure program targets are met on time and on budget.
Strong leadership, analytical, quantitative and problem solving skills