Senior Sourcing Manager
Updated on 2/6/2024
Thrasio

501-1,000 employees

Next-generation consumer goods company
Company Overview
Thrasio's mission is to reimagine how the world’s most loved products become accessible to everyone.
Consumer Goods
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$3.3B

Founded

2018

Headquarters

Walpole, Massachusetts

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-7%

1 year growth

-18%

2 year growth

-48%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Management
Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)
CategoriesNew
People & HR
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing or chemical engineering
  • 5-7 years’ experience in contract manufacturing of regulated consumer products
  • 7 years of experience in a global leadership role managing global category and strategic sourcing teams for consumer products
  • Working knowledge of Intellectual Property matters
  • Willingness and flexibility to travel internationally
Responsibilities
  • Provide senior technical leadership for category strategy and planning
  • Utilize category mapping, global market analysis, cost benchmarking, contract manufacturing management, and strategic sourcing
  • Select and manage global contract manufacturing partnerships
  • Maintain an updated manufacturing strategy footprint
  • Establish quantitative category management frameworks
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including Mergers & Acquisitions, Supply Chain, New Product Development, Brand Management, Quality Assurance, and Legal
  • Disseminate category plans across the organization
  • Develop and lead global sourcing strategies
  • Foster collaboration with the supplier base for cost, quality, and delivery improvements
  • Assess business functions in relation to global suppliers
  • Stay informed about industry certifications and regulations
  • Implement risk management practices to protect against supply interruptions and unforeseen risks
  • Conduct negotiations and finalize terms and conditions of supply agreements with selected suppliers
Desired Qualifications
  • An MBA is a plus
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Exceptional people leadership skills across various organizational levels, functions, cultures, and geographies