Who We Are
The world’s #1 child-serving nonprofit advancing STEM education outcomes and the development of 21st Century life skills. Over the past 25 years, millions of young people from across the globe have completed FIRST® (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) programs, changing the world by becoming the new generation of innovators, problem-solvers, and technology leaders. This legacy and opportunity is as strong and dynamic as ever. This year alone the FIRST movement is 1 million men and women strong. FIRST creates the people who will change the world – today and tomorrow.
About this Role
We are seeking a collaborative team player with excellent organizational and communication skills, that loves a fast-paced position where the work makes a difference. The Sourcing Specialist will manage the strategic sourcing of products and services that support the goals and objectives of the organization. In accordance with established specifications, this person will participate in cross-functional initiatives, provide expertise to functional teams, and provide direction and guidance to process improvements and establishing policies. This role will align programs and inter-departmental processes and systems to support strategic priorities through the program and organization.
In return, we promise a fast-paced, challenging, and rewarding environment where you will be part of a team that cares about each other and thrives on each other’s successes. You’ll feel good about the future of the world after doing hard work with the talented people at FIRST and will have a front row seat to our life changing programs.
Reports to: Manager, Strategic Sourcing (Programs & Logistics). This role is located in Manchester, NH
Qualifications and Experience:
Commitment to FIRST® Core Values:
Discovery: We explore new skills and ideas.
Innovation: We use creativity and persistence to solve problems.
Impact: We apply what we learn to improve our world.
Inclusion: We respect each other and embrace our differences.
Teamwork: We are stronger when we work together.
Fun: We enjoy and celebrate what we do!