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Sourcing Specialist

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Last Updated Date: Nov 19, 2021

Location: US

Company: Doosan Corp

Announcement

We are looking for a skilled Sourcing Specialist to join our dynamic and growing team in the Suwanee, GA region of the greater Metropolitan Atlanta Region.

About US

Doosan Infracore North America LLC, headquartered in Suwanee, Georgia, markets the Doosan brand of products that includes crawler excavators, wheel excavators, mini excavators, wheel loaders, articulated dump trucks, material handlers, log loaders and attachments. With more than 160 equipment dealer locations in North America, Doosan is known for an unmatched dedication to service and customer uptime, and durable, reliable products. Doosan is fast becoming a global force in heavy construction equipment.

For more information on Doosan ® products, visit na.DoosanEquipment.com.

Job Information

This position entails the effective sourcing of commodities used in the manufacturing or sales of Doosan products. Commodities may include raw materials, finished components, and indirect.  Maintain assigned accounts.  Partner with suppliers that will provide the quality, price and timely delivery required to meet Doosan's requirements. 

Role & Responsibility

 

Cost, Quality & Delivery Improvement:

  • Sourcing Specialist must educate themselves with regards to commodities they are responsible for and maintain a good working knowledge of Doosan products.
  • Sourcing Specialist works with all the facets of the Doosan organization to achieve various metrics.
    Manage the Procurement strategy implementation or sourcing execution.
  • Must support the supply chain to ensure adequate flow of materials to the operations at the right, in the right amount.
  • Alignment of strategic goals with the organization.
  • Achieve annual productivity goals.

 

Supplier Management:

  • This individual will be responsible for strategic development of their assigned suppliers.
  • Extensive travel may be involved in the establishment of sound relationships and the verification of suppler capabilities.
  • Maintain Supplier Relationship Management, organize and prepare appropriate meetings.
  • This individual must keep abreast of market conditions and changes within the supplier's organization that may affect our relationship. 

 

New Product Development Support:

  • Support the organization on all new product development programs and value analysis/value engineering programs.
  • Support the organization by leading problem solving on parts supply issues and coordinating responses between customers and suppliers.
  • Ensure that appropriate product launch plans are in place during the New Product Development phases including aftermarket.     
     

Job Requirements

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Business Administration required,
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with everyone within an organization from persons on the shop floor to CEOs of major corporations,
  • Aptitude for analyzing diverse data sets and recommending action plans based on analysis,
  • Proven ability to successfully work with multiple priorities and meet deadlines,
  • Strong acumen to practice good judgment and be able to commit to the most appropriate action after considering alternative courses of action,
  • Must have leadership and persuasion skills to successfully drive and achieve desired action plan agreements and ensure implementation of the action plan,
  • Exemplary verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience: 0>2 years
  • Travel Required: 25-50%
  • Global Breadth: North America
     

Additional Information

Doosan Infracore North America has a strong culture with a fun group of people that offers a competitive total rewards package, career growth, and many positive employee experiences!

  • Retirement advisory services
  • 401k with 6% company match
  • 3 Health Plan Options plus HSA with Employer Contribution
  • 2 Dental Plan Options
  • Vision
  • Employer paid life and disability
  • Additional voluntary benefits

 

We invest in our people with LinkedIn Learning and a robust talent development program while also supporting wellness initiatives through exclusive nationwide gym membership programs.

 

If you’re interested in joining a fun and lively company and have a positive team mindset, we want you!

 

Doosan is committed to a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, age, race, color, religion, creed, citizenship status, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law. Individuals with disabilities who require a reasonable accommodation in the application process or who need assistance accessing the information on this website should call 678-714-6676. The Company’s hiring location is Suwanee in GA.