Sourcing Specialist 1

  • Location
    Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Job type
  • Category
    Engineering - Bio-Medical

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Sourcing Specialist I role in Milwaukee, WI! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

Responsibilities, Qualifications, & Details:
Job Title: Sourcing Specialist I
Shift: Monday to Friday, 8:00AM to 5:00PM, 8:30AM to 5:30PM and/or 9AM to 6PM
Location: Milwaukee, WI

Pay Rate: $22.65 per hour

Individual will work closely with assigned Sourcing Managers and product segments as the local owner for assigned products. These responsibilities include the execution of strategies to ensure realization of the business objectives for assigned products and part numbers, which includes the Cost of Bill of Materials, Target Costing and Should-Be Costing activities.

Developing & executing the local sourcing strategies that deliver a competitive advantage driving strategic supplier initiatives
This includes supplier selection, competitive quoting and supplier consolidation to ensure sourcing optimization and overall supplier performance
Driving sourcing execution for assigned suppliers, including full accountability for buy and meeting deflation targets
Performing detailed cost analysis of components & manufacturing processes used by our suppliers to ensure highest quality at the lowest cost solution
Partnering with key local business stakeholders to ensure sourced material and services meet the needs of the business
Driving improvements in sourcing processes including escalations due to delivery/quality issues, invoicing/payables issues, and database management
Supporting set up of Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPA’s) and costing information in Oracle along with supporting documentation

Required skills:

Bachelor’s Degree, or HS Diploma/GED plus 3 years work experience in the assigned commodity
Minimum of 5 years of commercial sourcing experience in all facets of the assigned commodities
Excellent communication skills and analytical skills with the ability to manage and develop supplier relationships
Proven ability to execute and deliver on commitments
Working knowledge of Oracle, Excel and PDM systems

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If you have any questions surrounding the application process, please feel free to reach out to: Angie Castillo, 631-844-7325 or at

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