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Strategic Sourcing Specialist (FTC)

Boston Scientific's hybrid workplace includes remote and onsite roles. By applying to this position, you will have the opportunity to discuss your preferred working location with your Talent Acquisition Specialist.

Remote Eligible:  Hybrid
Onsite Location(s): 

Yokneam, IL

Additional Locations:  N/A

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - Caring - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.


Strategic Sourcing Specialist (FTC)

At Boston Scientific, our products and technologies are used to diagnose or treat a wide range of medical conditions including heart, digestive, pulmonary, vascular, urological, pelvic health, and chronic pain conditions.  We are a leading innovator of medical solutions that improve the health of patients around the world.  We continue to innovate in key areas and are extending our innovations into new geographies and high-growth adjacency markets.

Purpose Statement

Partner ​with best in industry Suppliers ​to provide materials, products and services that drive a​ competitive advantage ​for Boston Scientific. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Leading or supporting integration activities of acquired products into Boston Scientific’s systems/processes;
  • Management of RFQ process – analyzing & negotiation of costs, understanding TCO,  identification and mitigation of risks.  Making recommendations to internal stakeholders;
  • Partner with internal stakeholders to onboard suppliers to Boston Scientific’s quality system in a timely manner, ensuring that all activities are aligned to Boston Scientific’s quality and commercial requirements.
  • Negotiation of commercial agreements either independently or in support of internal stakeholders;
  • Attendance at meetings  - compiling data and presenting at meetings where required;
  • Assist with identification of gaps in processes and procedures, networking to collect  process and system’s needs.
  • Assist with writing, reviewing and implementation of processes and procedures to build a fit for purpose process;
  • Build & enhance supplier relationships to drive sourcing & supplier initiatives to meet or exceed product quality, service & deliver sustainable cost reductions;
  • Seek out cost reductions with supply base year round;
  • Manage the annual budget process and cost setting for assigned parts/suppliers.


The above duties and responsibilities are not an exhaustive list and you may be required to undertake any other reasonable duties compatible with your experience and competencies as directed by your Supervisor.


Experience & Educational Requirements

  •  Bachelor’s degree required
  • Minimum of 3 years in Procurement (Sourcing) - electronic sourcing experience preferred
  • Computer literate with the ability to use technology and develop new technology skills (training will be provided where required);
  • Experience of Microsoft Office  (Word, Excel, Power Point);
  • Training or experience with cost modeling, data analysis and negotiation;
  • Experience of negotiating commercial agreements;
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills at all levels, with both internal and external stakeholders;
  • Ability to balance short term priorities, and work in an organized manner whilst working under pressure;
  • The aptitude to work pro-actively whilst multi-tasking within a team environment;
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Fluent English


Requisition ID: 530806


As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!

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