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Senior Manager, Commodity Global Sourcing

ZOLL Medical Corporation

ZOLL Medical Corporation

Chelmsford, MA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 7, 2024
Resuscitation, ZOLLMED.com

At ZOLL, we're passionate about improving patient outcomes and helping save lives.

We provide innovative technologies that make a meaningful difference in people's lives. Our medical devices, software and related services are used worldwide to diagnose and treat patients suffering from serious cardiopulmonary and respiratory conditions.

Acute Care Technology, a division of ZOLL Medical Corporation, develops and delivers innovative lifesaving products and software solutions to EMS, hospital, public safety, and military customers globally. Our dedicated employees take pride in their commitment to improving patient outcomes while delivering world-class customer service.

At ZOLL, you won’t just have a job. You’ll have a career—and a purpose.

Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

Job Summary
Develop and execute commodity strategy with your team of Sr. Buyer/Planners and Buyers. This strategy is to ensure a strong supply line at the most optimum Total Cost of Ownership. Implement commodity strategy at multiple manufacturing sites globally. Work with other cross-functional team to positively impact the Key Metrics like OTD, Cost Savings, and Quality. Perform Spend Analysis and rationalization to build and manage Supplier relations. Conduct audits, QBRs and other formal/informal sessions. Negotiate and formalize short- or long-term contracts with key suppliers.

Essential Functions

  • Identify sources of high-quality products and services at competitive market prices.

  • Perform supplier audits/meetings both domestic and international.

  • Will be required to create and execute in depth "Requests for Proposal" that contain data driven and process-oriented sourcing project plans.

  • Development of solid fact-based Global Commodity Strategies.

  • Evaluate and monitor supply chain to identify risk that could potentially interrupt material availability.

  • Implement projects to mitigate these risks.

  • Manage a team of buyers/sr. buyers/specialists to develop and achieve the business objectives and functional team goals

  • Negotiate and execute contracts (Pricing, VMI etc.).

  • Help to develop innovative solutions, approaches, methodologies that address present and future supply chain requirements.

  • Continuous improvement of savings tool and tracking methodology. Maintain scorecard of results and metrics.

Required/Preferred Education and Experience

  • BS Degree in Business Management or Technical Degree required

  • 8+ years procurement experience required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Electronic and/or electro-mechanical commodity management.

  • Has successfully managed negotiations including international suppliers, adversarial supplier relationships and disruptive supply situations.

  • Can demonstrate strong written and verbal presentation skills.

  • Microsoft Office proficiency

  • Ability to travel domestic and internationally

Travel Requirements

  • 10-30% travel required

ZOLL is a fast-growing company that operates in more than 140 countries around the world. Our employees are inspired by a commitment to make a difference in patients' lives, and our culture values innovation, self-motivation and an entrepreneurial spirit. Join us in our efforts to improve outcomes for underserved patients suffering from critical cardiopulmonary conditions and help save more lives.



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.