17 days old

Procurement/Sourcing Specialist

Patheon
Massachusetts Gore, ME 04936
97586BR
Location :
US - Massachusetts - Franklin
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Job Description

When you’re part of the team at Thermo Fisher Scientific, you’ll do important work, like helping customers in finding cures for cancer, protecting the environment or making sure our food is safe. Your work will have real-world impact, and you’ll be supported in achieving your career goals.


This position is part of the Materials and Minerals business unit in the Chemical Analysis Division (CAD). The role is based in Franklin, MA.

How will you make an impact? This position is responsible for collaborating with company leadership and functional managers, including product line leaders, to identify opportunities, define project plans and coordinate the necessary activities to execute and deliver expected benefits.

What will you do?

  • Provide project management leadership necessary to ensure effective execution of sourcing initiatives to meet savings targets outlined by BU, Divisional or functional leadership
  • Participate in activities to include: data mining and analysis, inventory where-used assessment and disposition strategies
  • Assemble and present request for quote (RFQ) packages to perspective suppliers, be the point of contact for suppliers with any questions
  • Prepare, complete and present to leadership Total Cost of Ownership models
  • Support production in the execution of any last-time builds or inventory re-purposing
  • Manage the first article build and qualification process with suppliers and internal functions
  • Maintain ERP system
  • Work with supplier and technical group in identifying needed work instructions, or other training materials needed for product transfer execution
  • Plan production ramp-up or transition, then work with assigned buyer in execution of plan
  • Explore with suppliers opportunities for vendor owned or consignment inventory fulfillment strategies and work with supplier and buyer to implement
  • Work with the Global Supply Chain and product management teams in executing global fulfillment initiatives for each product transferred and negotiations
  • Track project execution and report results to BU and Divisional leadership
  • Other projects as assigned

How will you get here?

Education

  • Bachelor's Degree (Business Management or Engineering); MBA preferred

Experience

  • 5+ years experience in Operations and Supply Chain roles
  • 5+ years leading project teams and/or complex projects
  • Project Management Training and experience
  • Strategic sourcing experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Product transfer/outsourcing experience with global contract manufacturers
  • Supply chain and production planning experience
  • Thorough knowledge of key commodities, manufacturing strategies, regional dynamics and current supply chain strategies
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills required
  • Ability to lead and influence cross-functional teams in a matrix organization
  • Ability to travel international up to 10%

At Thermo Fisher Scientific, each one of our 70,000 extraordinary minds has a unique story to tell. Join us and contribute to our singular mission—enabling our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer.

Apply today! http://jobs.thermofisher.com

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.




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Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.

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Posted: 2019-09-04 Expires: 2019-10-04

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