Job Openings

Sourcing Manager

Job ID: BH487135

Category: Purchasing Manager, Procurement / Supply Chain

Specialty: Accounting & Finance

Sourcing Manager

– Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business or other related field
– Minimum 5+ years' experience in program management
– Technically proficient with ERP systems and other analytical tools
– Microsoft Office


  • In general the Sourcing Manager II leads and performs the complete procurement process including issuing of the tender, evaluating proposals, recommending the awarding of, finalizing the contract, and booking it.
  • The Sourcing Manager II is responsible for the procurement of equipment and services supporting all the divisions
  • Focus will mainly be on long-term and medium-to-high value (large capital investment) contracts related to the generating assets for renewable technologies but not excluding indirect procurements
  • It is the Sourcing Manager's responsibility to ensure that equipment and services are procured to provide maximum value in terms of quality, price and schedule while minimizing delivery risks
  • Ensure that the procurement process is executed according to policies and procedures, and documented in order to allow transparency and traceability throughout;
  • Identify all value items and their relationship within the scope of the procurement and set the tender strategy according to a well-defined awarding criteria;
  • Coordinate the flow of information internally and externally maintaining all stakeholders apprised on progress;
  • Finalize the commercial and contractual deal as a basis for the contractual finalization through standard general conditions and/or managing exceptions to those together with Legal and the main stakeholders;
  • Achieve the highest value for the procurement while minimizing delivery, quality and performance risks
  • Find compromises and solutions to drive negotiations to a close under time pressure;
  • Actively participate in vendor relationship management, including: general communications and regular meetings, leading the vendor qualification processes, maintaining and improving vendor and market knowledge, updating the vendors' database with new vendors and measurement of existing vendor performance


The Planet Group of Companies is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Type: Temp/Contract

Location: Andover, Massachusetts