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Global Sourcing Manager

Company: ULINE
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 11, 2024

Job Description:

Global Sourcing Manager Corporate Headquarters 12575 Uline Drive, Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158 Guide international supplier strategy for a growing company, at Uline! As Global Sourcing Manager, you'll develop long-term supplier relationships while optimizing Uline's international supply chain as our North American footprint expands. Procure the best products to provide our customers with legendary service! Better together! This position is on-site, and we are looking for people who share our passion. Position Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with Product Managers in managing overseas vendor relationships and negotiations for Uline product lines.
  • Research and source new products from overseas manufacturers.
  • Plan and direct overseas travel and factory visits with Product Management leadership.
  • Develop a strong understanding of overseas regulations, EPA, labor laws and currencies.
  • Work with internal departments such as Logistics, Purchasing, Product Management and Distribution to drive international operations. Minimum Requirements
    • Bachelor's degree.
    • 5+ years of experience directly sourcing products from overseas factories.
    • 100% fluent in both English and Mandarin (both written and verbal).
    • Knowledge of Chinese and Taiwanese cultures and business practices.
    • Available for overseas travel 15% of the year. Benefits
      • Complete medical, dental, vision and life insurance coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts and wellness programs.
      • 401(k) with 6% employer match.
      • Paid holidays and generous paid time off.
      • Tuition Assistance Program that covers professional continuing education.
      • Bonus programs that include annual performance, sales goals and profit sharing. Employee Perks
        • On-site caf-- with executive chefs and seasonal dinner-to-go options.
        • First-class fitness center with complimentary personal trainers.
        • Over four miles of beautifully maintained walking trails. About Uline Uline is North America's leading distributor of shipping, industrial and packaging materials. We're a family-owned company known for incredible service, quality products and same-day shipping of our huge in-stock inventory. With over 9,000 employees across 13 locations, it's time you joined Uline. Uline is proud to operate as a drug-free workplace. EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled () Our employees make the difference and we are committed to offering exceptional benefits and perks! Explore to learn more!

Keywords: ULINE, Chicago , Global Sourcing Manager, Executive , Chicago, Illinois

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