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Strategic Sourcing Manager - Mechanical (Drivetrain)

CNH Industrial
United States, Illinois, Burr Ridge
6900 Veterans Blvd (Show on map)
December 06, 2022

Strategic Sourcing Manager - Mechanical (Drivetrain)

US-IL-Burr Ridge



Position Type


CNH Industrial is a world-class equipment and services company. Driven by its purpose of Breaking New Ground, which centers on Innovation, Sustainability and Productivity, the Company provides the strategic direction, R&D capabilities, and investments that enable the success of its five core Brands: Case IH, New Holland Agriculture and STEYR, supplying 360 agriculture applications from machines to implements and the digital technologies that enhance them; and CASE and New Holland Construction Equipment delivering a full lineup of construction products that make the industry more productive. Across a history spanning over two centuries, CNH Industrial has always been a pioneer in its sectors and continues to passionately innovate and drive customer efficiency and success, driven by its purpose of Breaking New Ground. As a truly global company, CNH Industrial's 35,000+ employees form part of a diverse and inclusive workplace, focused on empowering customers to grow, and build, a better world.

The Strategic Sourcing Manager - Mechanical Commodity is an individual contributor role that manages the purchase of production and service parts and materials within an assigned section or group of commodities and suppliers. Assigned to the Mechanical Commodity, this position will source materials specific to drivetrain integration and components. This position will be responsible for supporting/driving strategic direction, negotiations, and supporting purchasing metrics and overall organizational objectives. Will drive, forecast and report economic savings performance, negotiates price reductions, increases and long-term agreements, market test, to maximize leverage, and analyze various reports to capture opportunities. Will support special projects as necessary to assist in delivering commodity goals.


    Programs: Support function for new product launch initiatives for NAFTA Parts and Services while aligning with Production Purchasing colleagues for cost reduction and sourcing strategies through leveraging parts for new platforms to meet program timing, cost, quality, delivery, and strategic objectives.
  • Develops/implements supply base management strategies both regionally and globally that lead to lowest total cost in terms of quality, lead time, delivery, service and unit cost. Drives the selection of suppliers, negotiates and maintains performance to expectations.
  • Negotiates, implement and manage LTA's (long term agreements) while achieving commercial savings and raw material recovery in order to meet or exceed material cost and total cost reduction objectives and while supporting organizational initiatives. Facilitates supplier/engineering VA/VE activities in order to drive product cost savings and process improvement initiatives to achieve budget performance.
  • Provide leadership in and develop an understanding of and insight into the Production and Parts and Service market for the commodities assigned: including industry trends, cost drivers, global pricing, lead-times, technology and manufacturing capability of company suppliers and suppliers in the market that best meet expectations and objectives. Track, monitor, and execute hedges at optimal raw material market conditions to minimize risk.
  • Lead supplier evaluation, selection, and sourcing for assigned Mechanical commodities for NAFTA Parts and Service operations.
  • Leads and or supports regional and global sourcing projects by working closely with the Production Purchasing and Engineering teams, along with Parts and Service Materials Planning and Engineering teams.

Annual base salary range for this position is $83,000 - $132,000 USD. (Actual salaries will vary and will be based on various factors, such as skill, experience and qualification for the role.)

Compensation & Benefits: We offer competitive compensation with multiple benefit (medical/dental/vision) options to meet your individual needs. Our industry leading 401k will support you in meeting your retirement objectives. Additional benefits include: paid parental leave, life insurance, volunteer time off and much more!


The Qualified candidate will have:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Business, Supply Chain or related field along with a minimum of 6 years of experience in purchasing, supply chain, logistics and/or engineering.
  • Ability to travel up to 15% - domestic and international (majority of travel will be domestic)


US applicants: CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status. Applicants can learn more about their rights by viewing the federal "EEO is the Law" poster and its supplement here. CNH Industrial participates in E-Verify and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. You can view additional information here.

If you need reasonable accommodation with the application process, please call 1-800-889-4422 option 1 and then option 5, or contact us at narecruitingmailbox@cnhind.com.

Read about our company's commitment to pay transparency by clicking this link: pay transparency notice.

Canada applicants: CNH Industrial is an equal opportunity employer. This company considers candidates regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, place of origin, disability, marital status, family status, age, or any other ground prohibited by applicable provincial human rights legislation.

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