About Phibro Animal Health Corporation

Phibro Animal Health Corporation is a publicly traded organization with a rich history spanning nearly 100 years of service. The Company is a global manufacturer of medicated feed additives, feed ingredients, advanced nutrition solutions, vaccines and specialty chemicals for various industrial markets. Phibro’s revenues are in excess of $820 million, and are supported by over 1500 employees worldwide.

 

The Strategic Sourcing Manager is an integral part of our Sales team based out of our US - Quincy, IL - Office (MNNS) site.

 

Position Purpose:

Provide leadership in achieving our vision of consistently securing the industry’s broadest, best (quality and service-related) and lowest cost sources of raw materials for Mineral Nutrition products.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Achieve cost savings - consistently and aggressively pursue opportunities to reduce cost and improve strategic supply positions for raw materials.   
  • Supplier Development - build and maintain strategic supplier relationships. Qualify a comprehensive list of suppliers by analyzing competitive positioning and core competencies.
  • Negotiate price, supply agreements, contracts, manufacturing agreements 
  • Influence suppliers manufacturing processes, technology decisions and policies in way that is mutually beneficial.
  • Aggressively identify and pursue utilization of alternative sources of raw materials
  • Lead strategic sourcing planning to align sourcing focus with business growth drivers
  • Balance sourcing initiatives with impacts on supply chain, manufacturing, and warehousing to optimize total P&L impact

Qualifications:

  • Required
    • Bachelor of Science degree
    • 3-5 years merchandising and/or purchasing experience
    • Understanding of market dynamics
    • Sound business judgement, results focused
    • Learning agility, competitive nature, aggressive approach
    • Intellectual curiosity
    • Team player, excellent communicator and relationship builder
    • Project management skillset
    • Demonstrated negotiating experience and skill set
    • Willingness to travel

 

Phibro is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Business Unit: Animal Health & Mineral Nutrition   
Division: Animal Health & Nutrition 
Department: Sales 
Location: US - Quincy, IL - Office (MNNS) 
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday (Standard Work hours) 
Weekly Working Hours: 40.00 


Nearest Major Market: Macomb