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Sr Strat Sourcing Spec

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Sr Strat Sourcing Spec


Santa Ana, California, United States

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4 days ago

**Careers that Change Lives**

Medtronic Coronary and Structural Heart provides
interventional devices to treat coronary arteries that are blocked by
atherosclerotic plaque and devices and therapies to treat structural defects of
the heart. Medtronic Cardiac Rhythm Heart Failure management provides
devices that treat abnormal heart rhythms and life savings therapies during
periods of heart failure.

We are currently looking for a Sr Strategic Sourcing
Specialist (SOS) in our Santa Ana, California location.

Medtronic is intensely focused on creating a workplace
environment which reflects our standing as the worlds top medical device
company. The ideal candidate will have a passion for the patients we serve and
an unrelenting desire to improve our business.

**A Day inthe Life**

In this role the SOS willserve as the Sourcing liaison with Site
Operations, Planning, Quality and Finance organizations in the resolution of
supply related issues. Participates and/or leads Sourcing strategic activities
especially those involving product life cycle and supplier management including
but not limited to: product/part phase in-phase/phase-out, local sourcing
related initiatives, supplier delivery performance and inventory management.
Support Category Management in pricing, terms conditions, and quality
agreements with key strategic suppliers.

may include the following and other duties may be assigned.

+ Responsiblefor ensuring material availability and continuity of supply for RawMaterials and Manufacturing Impact Materials

+ Responsiblefor Raw Material Inventory Management

+ Participatesin daily stand up at site production and Tier meetings. Attend other Staffmeetings as directed

+ Maintainand promote strong relationships with suppliers, SQE, Manufacturing, Planning,Finance, Quality, Category Management, OEM/CM Supply Management Organization,and any other internal customers.

+ Liaisonwith the Category Management and Sourcing Engineering Teams in the developmentof commodity strategies, inputs and discussions about supplier score card andperformance reviews (QBRs).

+ Participatein supplier visits and audits to drive continuous improvement activities (Costof Poor Supplier Quality Support)

+ Useproblem solving techniques/methodologies to identify supplier delivery rootcause and achieve resolution of production continuity events (support sCAPAwhen necessary)

+ Knowledgeof the quality system and responsible for following all purchasing controlprocedures

+ Sitesupport for regulatory body audits

+ Attendance and engagement in the SiOPprocess and the GSC/planning target consensus meetings/reviews. Communicatechanges to Purchasing Center of Excellence

+ Creationand presentation of monthly inventory reviews

+ Responsiblefor project performance, risk management, administration, financial management,budgeting and issue resolution.

**Must Have: Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelors degree required

+ Minimum of 4 years of relevant experience, or advanceddegree with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience

**Nice to Have**

Experience in leading and influencing negotiations, project
management, troubleshooting and problem-solving analysis, strategic thinking
and collaborative team building.

experience in inventory management, purchasing, production control and planning
in a Medical Device, Pharmaceutical and or Manufacturing environment.

+ Solidcomputer skills: i.e. Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Project.Advanced Excel knowledge (vlookup, pivot tables, formulas, macros, etc.).

+ Solidknowledge of procurement/planning principles, regulations, theories andprocesses.

+ Expertunderstanding and experience with integrated manufacturing software systems

+ Workingknowledge of Demand Flow, JIT, K-Loop, Lean Manufacturing

+ Musthave knowledge of industry terminology, processes, workflow and materials.

+ Exposureto supply chain, planning, purchasing, materials and inventory controlenvironment

**About Medtronic**

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Lets work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients lives. Help us shape the future.

Physical Job Requirements

The physical demands described within the Responsibilities section of this job description are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. For Office Roles: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to be independently mobile. The employee is also required to interact with a computer, and communicate with peers and co-workers. Contact your manager or local HR to understand the Work Conditions and Physical requirements that may be specific to each role. (ADA-United States of America)
It is the policy of Medtronic to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, Medtronic will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.


Posted: 2020-02-14 Expires: 2020-03-20
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