Starbucks Coffee Company sourcing manager II, Indirect & Direct Services, Global Supply Chain - Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington

Summary of Experience

  • 6+ years analytical, planning, procurement, supply chain or other relevant experience

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to apply knowledge of multidisciplinary business principles and practices to achieve successful outcomes in cross-functional projects and activities

  • Analytical: Advanced analytical skills

  • Procurement: Excellent knowledge of global market analysis, sourcing category strategy, supplier relationship management ‘should-cost’ models, and multi-year negotiation strategies, supplier continuous improvement programs/Lean Initiatives

  • Legal: Knowledge of critical procurement legal requirements and contracting best practices

  • Ethics: Knowledge of business ethics and Starbucks Ethical Sourcing Requirements

  • Influence: Ability to influence at an Executive Level both internally and externally. Ability to lead and influence peer groups both internally and externally

  • Communication: Exceptional communication both written and oral

  • Systems: Knowledge of Excel, Oracle, BI Apps, charting programs, PowerPoint, and others

Starbucks and its brands are an equal opportunity employer of all qualified individuals, including minorities, women, veterans & individuals with disabilities. Starbucks will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all federal, state, and local ordinances.