Global Sourcing Supervisor

Standard Textile - Full Time

Job #16071


Founded in 1940, we have become a leading global provider of textiles in the healthcare, hospitality, decorative products, and industrial laundry markets. We offer environmentally friendly products, friendly and diverse co-workers, and a strong commitment to ethical business conduct. Associates enjoy benefits including health, dental, vision, 401 (k), paid time off, and a comprehensive health and wellness program. Currently, we are seeking a Global Sourcing Supervisor to be based at our corporate office in Cincinnati, OH. The Global Sourcing Supervisor will be responsible for overseeing global sourcing initiatives and establishing long-term sourcing strategies. Responsibilities Include:
  • Lead Standard Textile's global sourcing activities
  • Establish Sourcing goals and objectives while leading the team to succeed
  • Work with sales and product development to actively pursue new and innovative products
  • Communicate current manufacturing trends within the global market to senior management in reference to trade agreements
  • Identify systems and/or technology to improve efficiency and accuracy of global sourcing activities
  • Monitor and ensure key performance indicators are met in on-time delivery, quality and cost
  • Review and recommend long term sourcing strategies in order to maintain cost competitive products
  • Identify suppliers to address continued growth of sourcing needs and objectives
  • Establish cost matrices based on current market trends in order to provide sales with accurate costs


  • Bachelor's degree required, Degree in operations or textile related field preferred
  • Knowledge of global Sourcing for textile products
  • Management experience in global sourcing
  • Ability to work as a cross functional team leader in various departments
  • Expert knowledge of importing rules and regulations
  • Knowledge of product costing
  • Ability to travel overseas as required (up to 30%)


Purchasing - Procurement, Sourcing, Strategy - Planning, Supply Chain