Sourcing Analyst, New Product Development

Newell Brands Huntersville , NC 28070

Posted 2 months ago

Title: Analyst, Sourcing

Location: Huntersville, NC

Reports To: Sourcing Manager

Summary:

The Sourcing Analyst will be responsible for supporting procurement of all Commodity needs within their assigned area, striving to purchase at the best total cost and maintaining our standards of quality and service. Additional responsibilities will include supporting and participating in sourcing initiatives including productivity, new product development, supplier metrics, on-going data management, etc. This role will have both direct and indirect responsibilities within many of the businesses mentioned above.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Partner with Sourcing Commodity teams to source materials that are on cost, spec, and time

  • Participate in RFE / RFQ Process including new/current supplier assessment, NPD development, productivity opportunities, etc.

  • Partner with Sourcing Leaders to deliver component needs that meet both business and division objectives

  • Understand key areas of use in SAP, manage current and future data within the system, be able to pull data for reporting purposes, troubleshoot system & data issues as needed

  • Participate in NPD project meetings to communicate costing, timing, supplier selection and capabilities to the cross functional teams

  • Lead continued elevation and centralization of business processes through special projects meant to unify sourcing activities throughout the organization

Interpersonal Expectations:

  • Works well with minimal supervision in a supportive, collaborative, fast-paced team environment

  • Ability to work both independently and on cross functional teams

  • Plans, organizes and influences the efforts of domestic and global suppliers as well as a variety of internal functional groups within the organization

  • Strong Project Management skills and experience

  • Exceptional analytical, communication, and problem-solving skills

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business or related field

  • 1-3 years of applicable experience in Packaging, Engineering, Procurement, Supply Chain, Finance, Operations or related fields

  • Demonstrates expertise in Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoints, PowerBI)

  • Approximately 5-15% travel required

Newell Brands (NASDAQ: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Rubbermaid, FoodSaver, Calphalon, Sistema, Sharpie, Paper Mate, Dymo, EXPO, Elmer's, Yankee Candle, Graco, NUK, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Spontex, Coleman, Campingaz, Oster, Sunbeam and Mr. Coffee. Newell Brands' beloved, planet friendly brands enhance and brighten consumers lives at home and outside by creating moments of joy, building confidence and providing peace of mind. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.


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