In this role, you will negotiate with suppliers, drive cost reduction efforts, and negotiate contracts. The selected candidate will also improve processes for continuous improvement for the procedures managed by the group.
In this role, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining a system to evaluate vendor quotations and performance against Quality expectations to support appropriate negotiation and purchasing techniques that ensure optimum quality, price, delivery, and service from suppliers.
The Procurement Manager will lead the buyer/planner team and will work with the team and suppliers to address material issues and forecasting/planning improvements. The Procurement Manager will also manage commodity purchases to support production and new product development while minimizing costs and inventory levels.