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Title:  Sourcing Specialist

Req ID:  75210
Location: 

Bray, Dublin, Ireland

CommScope is a global innovator in broadband technology. Our team collaborates with leading Service and Content Providers to build entertainment and communication solutions that are personalized and mobile. At CommScope, we are constantly redefining connectivity to power a smarter, simpler, more connected world. We win when our customers win…and that drives everything we do.

 

We are looking to recruit a Direct Sourcing Specialist who will be located in our Bray facility in Ireland. Working with the Procurement Manager in Europe with daily interactions with other CommScope sites this is an outstanding opportunity for a procurement professional to play a key part in the coordination and delivery of the manufacturing operations across the company!

 

How You'll Help Us Connect The World

You will be responsible for sourcing sophisticated direct materials with suppliers that can meet the service, quality, NPI and cost requirements of the business. Identifying categories for strategic sourcing agreements and conducts cost and price analysis for all products under their jurisdiction with emphasis on high dollar and sole source situations. Ensuring that all sourcing is based on negotiated driven bids as submitted by qualified suppliers and in alignment with targets. Maintaining positive working relationship with the supplier base and leading the regularly scheduled Business Reviews with suppliers. Continue to analyze and assess the adequacy of our supplier base for each category and to develop additional supply sources.

 

Required Qualifications for Consideration

  • Degree in Supply Chain, Accounting, Finance, Business or a Professional Purchasing Qualification and 3 years of procurement or relevant experience.
  • Successfully demonstrated negotiation skills and proficiency in cost/price analysis techniques and spend analytics.
  • SAP Experience.

 

You Will Excite Us If You Have

  • SAP S4/HANA or Ariba experience.
  • Related accreditations or certifications (CPM/CPIM).

 

What happens after you apply?

Learn how to prepare yourself for the next steps in our hiring process by visiting https://careers.commscope.com/how-we-hire


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