May 14, 2022

Strategic Sourcing Manager - Chemical

  • CNH Industrial
  • Burr Ridge, IL, USA
Full time Procurement / Sourcing

Job Description

CNH Industrial is a global leader in industrial goods. We provide farmers with cutting-edge technologies to help them feed a growing world population and we assist in building and rebuilding cities and infrastructures, all with future-proof powertrain solutions. With our Case IH, New Holland Agriculture, Case and New Holland Construction, and FPT Industrial brands, and comprehensive solutions for financing and aftermarket services, we’re driven to meet the needs of our customers.


The Strategic Sourcing Specialist - Chemical -Manages the purchase of production parts for 10 North American manufacturing plants. This person will be responsible for handling the supplier relationships and setting/supporting strategic direction for the assigned Chemical commodity perimeter, and driving/achieving budget objectives, sourcing, supporting warranty campaigns, and meeting rationalization targets. This position will forecast and report economic savings performance, main point of contact for commercial negotiations, drive long term agreements, market test, award new business to increase, and analyze various reports to identify cost reduction opportunities/risk mitigation. Additionally, the specialist will support special projects as needed to assist in delivering commodity goals.


This position is eligible for HYBRID flexible work arrangements!

  • Lead supplier evaluation, selection, and sourcing for assigned commodities for all North American operations and supporting global sourcing projects by working closely with the global commodity team (EMEA, LATAM, APAC).
  • Programs: Support function for new product launch initiatives while developing and implementing cost reduction and sourcing strategies by using parts for new platforms to meet program timing, cost, quality, delivery, and strategic objectives.
  • Develops/implements supply base management strategies both regionally and globally that lead to lowest total cost in terms of quality, lead time, delivery, service and unit cost. Drives the selection of suppliers, negotiates and maintains performance to expectations.
  • Negotiate, implement and lead LTA's while achieving commercial savings and raw material recovery in order to meet or exceed material cost and total cost reduction objectives and while supporting organizational initiatives. Facilitates supplier/engineering VA/VE activities to drive product cost savings and process improvement initiatives to achieve budget performance.
  • Provide leadership and develop an understanding and insight into the market for the commodities assigned; including industry trends, cost drivers, global pricing, lead-times, technology and manufacturing capability of company suppliers and suppliers in the market that best meet expectations and objectives. Track, monitor, and complete hedges at optimal raw material market conditions to minimize risk.

Annual base salary range for this position is $83,000 - $132,000 USD. (Actual salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as skill, experience and qualification for the role.)


Compensation & Benefits: We offer competitive compensation with multiple benefit (medical/dental/vision) options to meet your individual needs. Our industry leading 401k will support you in meeting your retirement objectives. Additional benefits include: paid parental leave, life insurance, volunteer time off and much more!

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Business, Supply Chain or related field along with a minimum of 6 years of experience in purchasing, supply chain, logistics and/or engineering.
  • Ability to travel up to 15% - domestic and international (majority of travel will be domestic)

US applicants: CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Applicants can learn more about their rights by viewing the federal "EEO is the Law" poster and its supplement here. CNH Industrial participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. You can view additional information here.


If you need reasonable accommodation with the application process, please call 1-800-889-4422 option 1 and then option 5, or contact us at [email protected]


Read about our company’s commitment to pay transparency by clicking this link: pay transparency notice.


Canada applicants: CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, place of origin, disability, marital status, family status, age, or any other ground prohibited by applicable provincial human rights legislation.

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