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Strategic Sourcing Specialist (m/f/d)

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Date: Aug 13, 2022

Location: Hagen, DE, D-58093

Company: Corning

Strategic Sourcing Specialist


The Strategic Sourcing Specialist will work with a wide internal customer base and within Corning to identify business and functional customer priorities, as well as aligning with business/functional strategies.




  • Work with the Business Managers, Global Strategic Sourcing Managers, and Buyers on assigned commodities to prepare competitive bids, quotations, and proposals with pertinent specifications, terms and conditions.
  • Own the Supplier Relationship Management process for the assigned commodities.
  • Develop and execute supply assurance activities.
  • Conduct effective supplier audits that support business requirements.
  • Sourcing alternative suppliers and supplier performance evaluation.




  • “Natural Networker” – you possess the capability to build and leverage relationships with stakeholders, knowledge experts and leaders across borders and the business.
  • Agility – you can manage multiple priorities and change as required.
  • Independent Worker.
  • Team Player that is open for cooperation.
  • Working proficiency in English and German.


The role is a Hybrid role.

It will involve some travel (<10% ) to Corning sites in EMEA and to some of our European Suppliers.




  • Competitive salary according to experience & competences
  • Private medical care
  • Company Pension
  • Annual Salary Review
  • 6 Month Sick Leave policy
  • Working Students can be considered for the position