Location: Houston, TX

Post Date: October 10

Employment Type: IT Direct Hire

Reference Code: #5669

Job Description

Sourcing Manager, Houston, TX


  • Some travel to France when contracts come up, but not much
  • Almost $2B in revenues last year


  • Responsible for performance of sourcing and supply of equipment, materials and services
  • Ensure quality, delivery and cost in the network, telecommunication infrastructure and mobile telephony
  • Manage and develop supplier base, relationships with suppliers and performance
  • Manage supplier base on a global scale as the focal point for relations between company and global suppliers
  • Develop policies and procedures that outline how problems are identified, documented, assigned and corrected
  • Define indicators, build and communicate related dashboards, proceed to analysis, and recommend improvements


  • Previous management experience required
  • Global experience in network, telecommunication infrastructure and mobile telephony
  • Experience negotiating worldwide contracts related to network, telecommunication infrastructure and mobile phones
  • Skilled with network infrastructure and network software editors with knowledge of the market of mobile (MNOs and manufacturers) and WAN operators
  • Relevant degree and 3 years experience