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Strategic Sourcing Manager / Category Manager

Chicago, IL · Manufacturing

Our client is a leader in facility management products and apparel with an excellent company culture.  We have an immediate need for three (3) Strategic Sourcing Specialist / Category Managers.  Two in Northern Cincinnati and one in Chicago.  They will be responsible for developing the sourcing strategy to meet the needs of internal customers and stakeholders. Responsibilities include using critical negotiating and competitive bidding skills to deliver cost control and reduction with current and prospective suppliers; managing supplier contracts and continuous supplier performance evaluation relative to business needs and market conditions; analyzing category spend to initiate restructuring of vendor base to achieve cost savings goals; seeking continuous improvement to drive innovation for all products within assigned product categories.


  • 2+ Years in an involved sourcing position (not just purchasing or buying, need to find new suppliers)
  • High school diploma/GED; Bachelor's Degree *preferred
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook) and intranet/internet


  • Competitive Pay
  • 401(k)/Profit Sharing/ESOP
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Package
  • Disability and Life Insurance Package
  • Paid Time Off and Holidays

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