Sourcing Specialist


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Alberta Complex - Professional - (CAN) 10031 101 Street NW (Professional) AB Edmonton , AB T5J 0H9

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Sourcing Specialist

Manpower is currently seeking a Sourcing Specialist for a long-term contract position in Edmonton, AB for our client in the Major Pipeline Industry.


* Develop & execute the local sourcing strategies that delivers a competitive advantage driving the strategic supplier initiatives

* Drive sourcing execution for assigned commodity(s) or suppliers, including full accountability for buy and meeting deflation targets

* Perform detailed cost analysis of components & manufacture processes used by our suppliers to ensure highest quality at the lowest cost solution

* Monitor supplier quality and delivery performance and develop improvement strategies to ensure business needs are met

* Partner with key local business stakeholders to ensure sourced material and services meet the needs of the business

* Drive improvements in sourcing processes including escalations due to delivery/quality issues, invoicing/payables issues, and database management


* 4-7 years of work experience with technical depth/knowledge in assigned commodities

* University degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or related field

Nice to Have:

* A postgraduate qualification or MBA

* Supply Chain Management Professional (SCMP)

* Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) designation or equivalent is an asset

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