Strategic Sourcing Manager

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Miscellaneous

Job Description
The Ethicon Surgical Care business, a member of Johnson & Johnsons Family of Companies, is currently recruiting for a Strategic Sourcing Manager located in Cincinnati, OH or Guaynabo, PR
The Ethicon Surgical Care business offers a broad range of products, platforms and technologies—including sutures, surgical staplers, clip appliers, trocars and synthetic mesh devices—that are used in a wide variety of minimally invasive and open surgical procedures. Specialties include support for treatment of colorectal and thoracic conditions, women’s health conditions, hernias, cancer and obesity. The Ethicon Surgical Care business combines products and services of two market leading legacy companies, both with long histories of medical innovation. Ethicon, Inc. based in Somerville, New Jersey, was founded more than 80 years ago as a pioneer in suture development and manufacturing, helping to transform the safety and electiveness of open surgery. Ethicon Endo-Surgery, Inc. was created 20 years ago in Cincinnati, Ohio, developing innovative devices that have driven the revolutionary shift from open to minimally invasive surgery that continues to lead the industry today.
The Strategic Sourcing Manager will:
Provide Portfolio Cost Management for select Franchise Business Units (CONNECT)
Deliver annual Cost material savings per plan
Provide Source oversight & current state visibility to CIP portfolio of projects
Align cost strategy & plan to target - drive adjustments & gap closure discussions
Monthly E2E Cost Dashboard Management
Accountability for Instantis data integrity & monthly actuals reporting
Lead portfolio reviews that ensure focus, alignment, & execution to plan
Lead communications across stakeholders
Drive strategically critical projects to expected outcomes & on-time execution (DELIVER)
Instantis management & Source project leadership for select transformational cost projects
Review and push: project plans to hit milestones; drive supplier performance, etc
Charter and execution for projects (project plan, CARs, POs, project updates, and PIPO strategy)
Communicate, monitor, and manage compliance with strategic suppliers & strategies (supplier selection, process integrity)
Provide Source Leadership for Product Transformation Teams & Pipeline Development (LEAD)
Ensure development of robust YOY pipeline of Cost reduction projects
Franchise point person with category partners
Support efforts to demonstrate project feasibility, project timing, and resource needs
Support Change Management & Capability Building efforts
Improve major business processes to deliver annual improvements in quality, service, & cost
Provide Leadership, Strategic Direction and Expertise in Sourcing Management (SHAPE)
Franchise Capital leadership
Improve major business processes to deliver annual improvements in quality, service, & cost
Support Source budget development & execution to plan
Assist customers with material and process selections
Drive data collection, analytics, and performance tracking to ensure an optimized supply chain
Lead the development and implementation of select strategic sourcing programs
A Bachelor’s degree is required, preferably in Supply Chain, Operations, Business Administration, or Engineering discipline
An Advanced degree is preferred
Eight (8) years  business experience with a minimum of three (3) years of manufacturing experience
Experience with purchasing, materials, project management or supply chain management
Working knowledge in Sourcing procedures, Purchasing Controls & Supplier Selection Processes, Supplier manufacturing processes, Production systems & logistics, data management, Quality Systems, Negotiations, Statistical methods, and Project Management
Training and/or certification in ISM / APICS / Project Management / Process Excellence is preferred.
Ability to understand and interpret drawings & specifications is preferred
Excellent interpersonal skills, written, oral, and presentation skills

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