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Sourcing Director Job Profile

October 17, 2021 - October 17, 2021   

Find out the typical duties requirements and opportunities of the Sourcing Director

Job Description:

As a sourcing director, you will have the say over everything. Your job role is to secure the highest-quality raw materials, goods or services at the best possible prices. This requires continuous monitoring of market conditions and industry trends. Among the considerations sourcing managers must analyse are materials inventories, global demand and vendor quality. To make the most advantageous acquisition decisions, a savvy sourcing manager will need to stay abreast of supplier innovations, visit vendor facilities and participate in trade shows. Once preferred providers have been identified, contract negotiations may commence.




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