Sourcing Specialist

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

Rainin, a division of Mettler Toledo, is looking for a Strategic Sourcing Specialist.  The Strategic Sourcing Specialist is an integral part of the Procurement Team.  At Rainin, we make pipettes which go to improve the health of lives all over the world.  If you are looking for a job that not only appeals to your desire to work in Supply Chain and work for a company that does great things, Rainin is where you need to be.
As our new Strategic Sourcing Specialist you know how to:
  • Manage supplier performance and relationships by understanding the importance of supplier on time delivery, quality and best value,
  • Execute Strategic sourcing initiatives for assigned categories
  • Value supplier diversity initiatives and understand government subcontracting requirements,
  • Identify, evaluate, qualify and implement new sources of supply,
  • Support tactical buyers in preventing and expediting critical shortages, 
  • Investigate root cause[s] for supply chain failures and development of cohesive, permanent corrective actions.

What You Need to Succeed

We would like you to have the following qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree, Supply Chain Management, Operations Management, Logistics, Business Administration, Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, or related field is a requirement, or in lieu of a degree;
  • Five to ten years of experience in Supply Chain Management or Procurement Management, preferably in a production/manufacturing environment
  • Current SAP Procurement experience required: Contracts, PIRs, Source Lists, purchasing master data, SAP/BI/HANA reporting. Solid knowledge of MRP, Kanban programs and inventory management.
  • ISM and/or APICS certifications a plus.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, perks and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.

  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
Mettler Toledo Rainin manufactures pipettes, one of the most basic tools used in every type of chemistry laboratory and many kinds of biological laboratories. Rainin's pipettes consistently rank among the top premium pipette brands in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here.

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Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

+1 (800) 472-4646