As a member of our Supply Chain team, you will make a daily impact on the lives of others. Apply today and you will get a chance to work with high-functioning, driven people who all have the same mission of making healthcare better.
Plus, we have an award-winning culture and were recently named one of the World’s Best Workplace by Fortune!
Who we want-
Self-directed initiators People who take ownership of their work and need no prompting to drive productivity, change, and outcomes.
Collaborative partners. People who build and leverage cross-functional relationships to bring together ideas, information, use cases, and industry analyses to develop best practices.
Dedicated achievers. People who thrive in a fast-paced environment and will stop at nothing to ensure a project is complete and meets regulations and expectations.
What you will do-
with goal to obtain the best quality, service, and value for products and services through effective bidding, negotiation, and supplier management.
You will support the development and implementation of strategies and projects related to cost reduction initiatives, new product development, supply base optimization and rationalization, quality improvements, risk assessments, and contract negotiations.
This is a hybrid role. The employee is expected to be physically present at a Stryker location on a cadenced basis but has the flexibility to work from home.
Additional Responsibilities :
Supporting cross functional teams to develop best in class strategic sourcing strategies for assigned suppliers and / or commodities in support of business objectives
Supporting the implementation of supplier and / or commodity strategy which will include spend / supply assessments, consolidation strategy, sourcing selection, financial and make versus buy analyses
Collaborate with key stakeholders on contract strategy for suppliers and create, negotiate, monitor and enforce when applicable
Develop strong relationships with key suppliers as well as other disciplines within the businesses.Represent the voice of the supplier’ in the organization
collaborate with cross-functional teams for successful launch
Responsible for assuring cost standards are established for annual operating budgets.
May mentor / provide support for graduate / entry level positions
What you need-
Bachelor's Degree in Supply Management, Business, Finance, Engineering or related required
8+ years of related supply management experience required
Knowledge and application of supplier contract strategy, negotiations, contractual terms, and contract administration, required
4+ years working on strategic sourcing and supplier development- highly preferred
Medical device experience- preferred
Excellent Excel and PowerPoint skills- preferred
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Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better.
We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.
We are proud to be named one of the World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine! Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting