Gardener's Supply Company Burlington, VT, USA
OVERVIEW: The Global Sourcing Manager will manage and execute the sourcing strategy and savings objectives for our gardening e-commerce company within the gardening or similar industry. The role focuses on identifying, evaluating, and selecting suppliers globally to ensure the highest quality products are sourced efficiently and cost-effectively. The Global Sourcing Manager will collaborate closely with various stakeholders to enhance the company's supply chain operations. They will negotiate purchasing agreements, manage supplier relationships and will work toward long range cost targets and supply chain security initiatives. RESPONSIBILITIES: Supplier Identification and Evaluation: Identify potential suppliers of hard goods in the gardening or related industry globally. Evaluate supplier capabilities, quality standards, production capacities, and ethical practices. Proactively work on second source for key products to ensure business continuity and price competitiveness....
Procurement / Sourcing