Located in Glendale Heights, HDYAC has established a four building campus that includes a new state of the art tech center. HYDAC is currently seeking a qualified strategic sourcing specialist to join their strategic sourcing team. If you are currently in procurement or sourcing with two years of experience in a manufacturing environment apply today. The ideal candidate will need to perform the following tasks and possess the minimum qualifications.

Duties:

  • Responsible for placing purchase orders for new and existing production materials.
  • Control the cost of purchased materials within budget and general cost reduction action plans.
  • Maintain and support company objectives for cost reduction, inventory turns and on-time delivery.
  • Maintain a level of product/commodity knowledge and attain a level of awareness of supplier operations as they pertain to the company.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors/University degree in Purchasing, Operations, Supply Chain Management or related Business degree required.
  • Global sourcing experience
  • Experience in the development and execution of strategic sourcing strategies.
  • Ability to travel to Germany, Italy and other European countries as well as Asia. Travel requirements are not expected to exceed 15%.
  • Strong negotiation skills with expertise in the procurement of raw material to finished product.
  • SAP experience.
  • SCM or CPIM is a plus.
  • Must have good inter-personal skills, the ability to multi task working with minimal supervision.

To apply for this job email your details to hhd_HR@hydacusa.com