Cardinal Health
Advisor, Strategic Sourcing
At a glance
Location: US-OH-Dublin Map
Posted: 10/22/2019
Closing: 11/21/2019
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Cardinal Health
Job description

What Strategic Sourcing Indirect contributes to Cardinal Health

Strategic Sourcing Indirect is responsible for developing and executing strategy to source indirect goods and services to support our business stakeholders and programs. Perform analysis in order to select supplier and negotiate best value for Cardinal Health. Provide supplier relationship management and contract compliance management, including maximization of financial deliverables and risk mitigation. May work within various procurement systems to execute purchase orders and resolve technical issues as identified.


  • Category Sourcing Lead for assigned indirect categories
    Primary Souring business partner support for key stakeholders within assigned indirect categories
  • Work closely with indirect suppliers to source indirect goods and services
    Initiate, negotiate and finalize new indirect supplier contracts and maintain existing indirect supplier contracts 
  • Manage Request for Proposal (RFP) events within assigned indirect categories
  • Drive purchasing discipline and compliance with internal stakeholders
  • Review and approve BuyNow purchase requests within assigned categories


  • BA, BS, or equivalent experience in related field
  • 3-4 years of experience in related field preferred
  • Strategic sourcing experience preferred  

What is expected of you and others at this level

  • Applies comprehensive knowledge and a thorough understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks and projects
  • May contribute to the development of policies and procedures
  • Works on complex projects of large scope
  • Develops technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems. Solutions are innovative and consistent with organization objectives
  • Completes work independently; receives general guidance on new projects
  • Work reviewed for purpose of meeting objectives
  • May act as a mentor to less experienced colleagues

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.

Advisor, Strategic Sourcing