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Sourcing Manager, Supply & Packaging

Smart Choice Staffing Torrance, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Sourcing Manager, Supply & Packaging Torrance, CA Our client is a leading distributor of premium vaporization products and consumption accessories in the United States. They are looking for a Sourcing Manager, Supply & Packaging (S&P) in Torrance, CA. This role is also expected to lead process improvement projects and capture opportunities to improve the S&P business performance. Job Description: The Sourcing Manager, Supply & Packaging (S&P) is responsible for offshore sourcing process from concept to production, providing support in areas of COGS management, supply network optimization, supply chain analytics and management reporting. This role is also expected to lead process improvement projects, capture opportunities to improve the S&P business performance. Primary Duties / Responsibilities Sourcing Management Drive offshore sourcing process, documentation and information flow of new product or packaging concept to production. Initiate and solicit competitive bids (e.g. RFQ). Provides detailed analysis of submitted quotes coupled with recommendations for business evaluation. Evaluate trends & opportunities to improve the total landed cost of goods. Support initiatives to reduce total cost of ownership and supply risks, improve services level and regulatory compliance. Monitor and evaluate current economic conditions that may affect the organization's ability to buy its products or services in the marketplace. Research and identify alternate sources of supply. Review capabilities of potential new sources of supply within predefined criteria. Partner with Operations teams to improve current supply network, to improve overall operational efficiency. Validate supplier quotations and provide cost estimates to determine SKU profitability on new SKU initiatives. Establish strong professional and interpersonal relationship with key stake holders at all levels within company and external partners. Reporting & Analytics Develop and manages cost models and for products and contract manufacturers; Maintain accurate and up-to-date pricing files for component and services. Prepare management reporting, KPI reports/scorecards. Provide materials for business reviews and insightful analyses and commentary for senior leadership to improve visibility and understanding of results. Develop data sources, analytical tools and processes to enable supply chain planning & analysis efficiency. Acts as a supply chain project lead for process improvement to improve the performance of S&P business Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities) 5+ years’ experience with manufacturing or product distribution networks Advanced level of usage of Microsoft Excel with strong ability to automate reports, create charts and graphs, (pivots, lookup functions, conditional formulas and conditional formatting, dynamic ranges, tables and slicers, macros, etc.) Experience with CRM systems with NetSuite, Salesforce or similar enterprise CRM Experience with BI reporting tools such as Tableau, Qlik, Domo, Microsoft Power BI Understanding of the cannabis industry (preferred) Industry knowledge of glass or plastic injection molding (preferred) Requirements (Education, Certification, Training, and Experience) Bachelor’s Degree or four years of additional equivalent experience in lieu of a degree 5-8 years of experience in Supply Chain, Operations, or Financial Analysis Fluent in written and verbal English. Mandarin speaking will be a great advantage. Employment Type: Full Time

Smart Choice Staffing


Torrance, CA
90501 USA