1+ months

Strategic Sourcing Manager

Atlanta, GA 30339
JobTitle: Strategic Sourcing Manager
Job ID: 410277_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Finance/Acctng/Treasury/Investor Relatio
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:


The Strategic Sourcing Manager position is responsible for leading the development and execution of sourcing strategies for an assign product group. 

This position will report into the Procurement Department, which focuses on sourcing critical indirect commodities, materials, components, supplies and/or services for the Company in accordance with standard operating procedures and contract requirements.  This role will work with domestic and international suppliers to formulate purchase agreements. 


Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Responsible for supporting and conducting strategic negotiation events for different categories across the organization 

  • Strong analytical skills: able to transform data into clear and relevant information 

  • Develop and deliver high quality presentations 

  • Establish relationships and lead Stakeholders / cross-functional teams along the process to get buy-in 

  • Develop and lead price, and terms-and-conditions negotiations with suppliers 

  • Lead sourcing events from project kick-off to contract execution 

  • Use and evaluate eSourcing tools and new technology 

  • Participate in spend analytics and work planning efforts 

  • Create Strategic Sourcing partnerships in order to increase addressable spend 

  • Become a category expert in understanding the category role and develop category playbooks and roadmaps to enhance strategic negotiations 

  • Develop negotiation event timeline and manage execution 

  • Project management for small to multi million budget projects 



Initiate quality vendor relationships to support new and ongoing product and services sourcing needs.  

25% Develop and execute strategic sourcing plans for assigned categories. Creative thinking and competitive Work cross functionally to improve and streamline processes.  

25% Negotiate for products and services within the assigned product category ensuring to achieve best price and quality.   

20% Work with stores and functional areas to best determine products and services to be sourced.  

10% Vet vendor qualifications to participate in sourcing events to ensure vendors are able to meet purchase demands in terms of product quality, quantity, and delivery date.  

10% Identify and qualify vendors to provide product and services to Home Depot. Conduct research to assess vendor capabilities and product information as they relate to company needs. 

5% Work with purchasing operations to ensure orderly transition from initial deal to ongoing purchasing of products and services. Ensure accuracy and delivery of orders so that clients for the product group are able to complete projects and meet the Company's needs.  

5% Evaluate and manage vendor relationships, address issues regarding missed SLA’s, product quality, delivery, etc., and terminate if necessary.  


Typically reports to a Sr. Manager position  

Typically requires working collaboratively across multiple functions  

Typically requires highly developed interpersonal skills for dealing with sensitive or controversial situations.  

Typically faces situations that are unstructured and require original and creative approaches.  

Typically considers new approaches within general policies and short-term goals when solving problems. Typically expected to provide infrequent status reports to management only as appropriate.  

Typically travels overnight up to 10% of the time to a domestic or international location 



Posted: 2022-07-18 Expires: 2022-09-30

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Strategic Sourcing Manager

Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA 30339

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