Strategic Sourcing Specialist #22-003
Job Details
Reyco Granning, LLC - Mt. Vernon, MO - Mt. Vernon, MO
Full time
High School
Up to 25%
Supply Chain

Reyco Granning LLC has an opening for a Strategic Sourcing Specialist for its Mt. Vernon production facility.  This position will report to the VP of Supply Chain and is primarily responsible for developing and managing strategies for key commodities within the business.  As the Strategic Sourcing Specialist, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to play a key role in the development of a Strategic Sourcing Group to support the growing needs of the business to become more strategic in vendor selection and vendor management.  This position will support execution of category management, product development, and contracting and supplier management activities across various product categories within the product offering.

Responsibilities include managing supplier performance through supplier report cards, risk assessments, and vendor due diligence; delivering KPIs in the areas of cost savings, landed cost assessments, and cash flow improvements; tracking and reporting measurements such as cost reduction, output and turn-around time; establishing strong relationships with key strategic vendors and leverage fact-based negotiation tactics to secure spend under contract; preparing and send RFQ/RFI for commodity/procurement projects as needed; partnering with engineering, product management, materials and quality teams to support new product introductions; directing and assisting in the importation of component and commodity product; understanding strategies for assigned programs and proactively drive initiatives to meet sourcing objectives.; performing other duties and specific projects as assigned.

Interested candidates are asked to visit our Careers page @ and follow the instructions associated with the Strategic Sourcing Specialist position.  This position will remain posted until filled.

Reyco Granning LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability status.  Reyco Granning LLC recognizes ACT National Career Readiness Certificates and is committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting veterans and people with disabilities.  If you need accommodation or assistance in using this website, please call (417) 466-2178 to speak to a human resource representative.  



Must possess analytical, statistical, personal organization, and problem-solving skills; excellent oral and written communication skills; the ability to organize, prioritize, and execute a variable workload and multiple priorities; the ability to plan strategically and implement long-term initiatives.  Must possess the initiative and tenacity re:  continued follow-up.  Proficient computer skills are a must along with MRP and ERP experience

Five or more years of related experience in purchasing, sourcing, and/or product development in a manufacturing environment preferred.  Previous Project Management is considered a plus.  Up to 25% travel may be required, including outside the U.S.

This position requires a High School diploma.  B.S Degree in Supply Chain, Business Management or related field preferred although extensive, actual hands-on experience in a manufacturing environment may be considered in lieu of degree.  Master’s Degree, APICS Certification or other Advanced Training / Certifications are a plus.