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Strategic Sourcing Manager - Transportation

Atlanta, GA 30308
JobTitle: Strategic Sourcing Manager - Transportation
Job ID: 359407_en-us
Salary Range: null- null
Job Category: Finance/Acctng/Treasury/Investor Relatio
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:
POSITION PURPOSE

The Manager of Sourcing for Transportation will be responsible for developing, executing, and managing sourcing initiatives (lead RFP events, conduct cost optimization projects, and identify cost savings initiatives) across various Transportation categories, specifically around Truckload (OTR & Dedicated)
MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • 45% Develop and execute strategic sourcing plans to assigned categories. Work cross functionally to improve and streamline processes.
  • 25% Negotiate for products and services within the assigned product category ensuring the lowest possible price.
  • 15% - Develops and supports a strategic alliance with business partners. Participates in cross-functional activities focused on solving business issues and enhancing our competitive advantage
  • 15% 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.
    NATURE AND SCOPE
    • 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 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.

      ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
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Posted: 2020-08-26 Expires: 2020-11-22

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Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA 30308

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