My client, an industry leading Consumer Package Goods manufacturing company is currently seeking a Sourcing Specialist for their Gurnee location. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is interested in working with a dynamic sourcing department.
Reporting to the Manger of Sourcing, the Sourcing Specialist will interface with internal departments and suppliers to support the technical and commercial aspects of new and existing products; support the development of new products or packaging brands form initial concept through product set up and launch; maintain accurate standards and specifications and best practices through proper documentation; coordinate project activities across multiple functions; problem solve; work with supply chain, engineering and suppliers; qualify and validate suppliers.
The ideal candidate will have:
- Bachelor’s degree
- 3 + years of experience working in a Consumer Packaged Goods manufacturing company with supply chain or production
- advanced Excel skills
- desire to work closely with sourcing and become a part of a dynamic sourcing team.
My client is offering a generous compensation package and tons of growth potential!
I am a recruiter with 20 years of experience, currently recruiting Procurement & Supply Chain Management professionals for food and chemical manufacturing companies nationwide. I place professionals at all levels in Supply Chain: Purchasing/Procurement, Sourcing, Planning/Forecasting, Transportation, Logistics, Warehouse.
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