15 days old

Sourcing Manager

Minneapolis, MN 55415

Sourcing Manager

Company Overview:

Mortensons success is not a matter of luck; its a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.

Our foundation and culture are based upon our values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an extraordinary customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.

It all starts with our extraordinary people and collaborative teams. Mortenson has been voted a \"best place to work\" over 40 times since 2002

What are you waiting for?

The Big Picture:


Mortenson is currently seeking an experienced Sourcing Manager with the ability to interact with a variety of staff at all levels in an ever-changing environment, remaining flexible, resourceful, proactive and efficient with a high level of professionalism and confidentiality.

The Sourcing Manager is responsible for identifying and managing short and long-term sourcing strategies, contracts and relationships for their specified commodities within our Energy Storage and Solutions operating groups.


Develop Sourcing Strategy for Materials in the Energy Construction Market.

*Identify and engage with internal stakeholders to capture commodity requirements
*Assess opportunity for material type including spend segmentation, commodity maturity, cost drivers, supplier landscape and supply market analysis
*Develop Sourcing Strategy for material type detailing projects, sourcing levers, timing, resources, and expected benefits, such as margin expansion and value to the customer.
*Adapts the strategy as business, market, and economic environments change
*Support Quarterly and Annual Reviews including updated projects, metrics, strategy, and countermeasures

Manage Relationships with Key Suppliers

*Maintain relationship with suppliers at the Leadership level
*Conducts supplier business reviews
*Monitor suppliers quality and delivery performance
*Leverage relationship to assist buyers with expedites, quality issues, and special requirement as needed

Achieve Material Cost Reductions for Energy Market Materials

*Initiates and conducts supplier contract negotiations
*Responsible for defining negotiations strategy including supplier profiles, commercial negotiations targets, defining switching costs, and building Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)
*Analyzes market drivers affecting the material (raw material, component availability, supply and demand, etc.)
*Responsible for forecasting, reporting, mitigating, and recovery of commodity inflation

Required Skills:

*Strategic Thinking
*Data Driven Decision Making
*Business Acumen
*Effective communication and presentation skills
*Contract Management


*Minimum 5 years experience strategically managing material spend
*Knowledge of construction processes and materials
*Experience presenting in front of Senior Leadership
*4 year degree in either business or technical

This position requires up to 30% travel and is located in Golden Valley, MN

Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer.


  • Heavy Civil
Posted: 2023-05-16 Expires: 2023-06-29

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