Director of Procurement


Nashville, TN

Industry: Automotive


Not Specified years

Posted 156 days ago

  by    Aaron Curley

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Director of Procurement



A European automotive supplier kicking off an expansion to the Americas and building a greenfield manufacturing facility in Tennessee


Why You Should Consider This Role

High visibility role--starting up all procurement activities for the Americas Region

Highly strategic and growth oriented position


What You Will Do

  • Contributes for development of Procurement Strategic priorities, development portfolio & global processes
  • Capital Equipment procurement
  • Indirect services procurement/contract management
  • Sets goals, oversees and manages the regional strategic and operational work
  • Responsible for requirement and performance analysis of the region and regional commodity groups
  • Ensures that regional commodity groups? three-year plan is developed and established
  • Establishes and is responsible for the department's annual budget and 12-month plan
  • Ensures and monitors development and implementation of regional commodity strategies and targets within region; re-sourcing, supplier relationship management (SRM) and development activities
  • Ensures implementation of Global commodity strategies
  • Ensures that the strategic sourcing efforts within the function and commodity groups complies with laws and the company approved policies


How You Are Qualified

Bachelor?s degree

Global procurement experience

Strong communication skills and management experience

$130K - $150K
$130K - $150K base, Short term + long term incentive bonus