What Supplier Relations contributes to Cardinal Health Supplier Relations is responsible for providing enhanced relationship management for suppliers that translates into exceptional customer service, including maximizing the supply chain, negotiation of distribution and preferred product agreements, and below the line revenue.
This role will support the OptiFreight Logistics Supplier Relations Team through the following responsibilities:
Manage individual supplier portfolio and develop strong relationships with supplier contacts to grow the portfolio's package volume year over year
Communicate to supplier partners through phone, email or web portal and notify them of OptiFreight Logistics customer requests to be completed
Serve as the supplier's OptiFreight Logistics contact for questions about mutual customer's freight terms
Respond to internal Salesforce.com case requests from internal partners in a timely manner
Review existing Supplier Relations processes and identify areas of improvement through Lean Six Sigma tools and resources
High School Diploma or GED required, Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or a related degree highly preferred
Minimum of 3 years of experience in a related field managing data)(
Experience managing relationships and matching business offerings with vendor needs via phone
Results oriented; critical, strategic thinker, self-starter. Experience leading a team and /or supervising others
Experience using SAP, Salesforce
What is expected of you and others at this level
Applies working knowledge in the application of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks
Works on projects of moderate scope and complexity
Identifies possbile solutions to a variety of technical problems and takes actions to resolve
Applies judgment within defined parameters
Receives general guidance may receive more detailed instruction on new projects
Work reviewed for sound reasoning and accuracy
Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,
sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
To apply, your internet browser must be Internet Explorer Version 9 or above, FireFox, Safari or Chrome.
If your current browser is Internet Explorer 8 or below, please upgrade your browser before applying
The most satisfying aspect of my work is when I can figure out a way to lower our product costs through cost analysis or find competitive advantages through market research that will help our sales teams. The best aspects of the environment are the teamwork and winning spirit that help drive the business forward. David, Product/Market Senior Specialist