Indirect Procurement Manager - Logistics & 3PL Warehouse (Remote)

8-10 years
a month ago 10 Applied
Job Description

Why supply chain at Stryker

As a member of our Supply Chain team, you will make a daily impact on the lives of others. Apply today and you will get a chance to work with high-functioning, driven people who all have the same mission of making healthcare better.

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Who We Want -

  • Self-directed initiators. People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
  • Strategic thinkers. People who enjoy analyzing data or trends for the purposes of planning, forecasting, advising, budgeting, reporting, or sales opportunities.
  • Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, data and insights to drive continuous improvement in functions.

What You Will Do

We are seeking to attract an experienced leader as indirect procurement expert in logistics and 3PL warehousing Category. You will partner with the Supply Chain functional spend owners to deliver improved cost and service levels. You will develop and drive enterprise-wide spend leverage strategies, including strategic supplier development. You will develop and drive enterprise-wide spend leverage strategies, including policies, and driving best practice sharing and development. The employee can work 100% virtually in the US without any set territory or proximity required.

  • Lead supplier sourcing activities for assigned projects/commodities (e.g., carriers, 3PLs, corporate spend, consulting, capital projects, etc.). Specific activities include:
  • Develop and drive enterprise-wide spend leverage strategies, including policies, and driving best practice sharing and development
  • Work with functional spend owners and carriers to implement initiatives that drive improved performance
  • Leading cross functional teams to develop best in class strategic sourcing strategies for assigned suppliers and/or commodities in support of business objectives
  • Drive implementation of supplier and/or commodity strategy which will include spend/supply assessments, consolidation strategy, sourcing selection, financial and make vs buy analyses
  • Develop a contract strategy for suppliers and create, negotiate, monitor, and enforce when applicable
  • Develop strong relationships with key suppliers as well as other disciplines within the businesses
  • Be responsible for assuring cost standards are established for annual operating budgets

What You Need -

  • Bachelor's degree in supply management, Business, Finance, Engineering, or related field -required
  • 8 years of procurement, sourcing or related experience -required
  • Training in financial analysis, strategic analysis, negotiation skills and project management -required
  • Strong understanding of procurement/strategic commodity management preferred
  • Strong expertise within 3PL/Warehousing procurement preferred

$98,000 - $210,100 salary plus bonus eligible + benefits. Actual minimum and maximum may vary based on location. Individual pay is based on skills, experience, and other relevant factors.

About Stryker

Our benefits:

  • 12 paid holidays annually
  • Health benefits include: Medical and prescription drug insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, critical illness insurance, accident insurance, hospital indemnity insurance, personalized healthcare support, wellbeing program and tobacco cessation program.
  • Financial benefits include Health Savings Account (HSA), Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs), 401(k) plan, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), basic life and AD&D insurance, and short-term disability insurance.

For a more detailed overview of our benefits or time off, please follow this link to learn more: US Stryker employee benefits

About Stryker

Stryker is a global leader in medical technologies and, together with its customers, is driven to make healthcare better. The company offers innovative products and services in MedSurg, Neurotechnology, Orthopaedics and Spine that help improve patient and healthcare outcomes. Alongside its customers around the world, Stryker impacts more than 130 million patients annually. More information is available at

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Stryker is driven to work together with our customers to make healthcare better. Employees and new hires in sales and field roles that require access to customer accounts as a function of the job may be required, depending on customer requirements, to obtain various vaccinations as an essential function of their role.

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