Job Boards Template Toggle navigation New Search Sign Up Login Career Transitions http://www.careertransitionsllc.com http://www.careertransitionsllc.com USD 100000 YEAR Indirect Purchasing Manager 2320 Industrial Parkway Elkhart, IN 46516 2019-01-11 2019-02-22 Employment Type: Permanent Hire Industry: Industry Job Number: 8043 Pay Rate: 100,000 Job Description Purchasing Manager Our client with a facility in Elkhart, IN, is a global leader in their respective industry and due to tremendous growth have created a unique Purchasing Manager role to oversee indirect purchasing, vendor relationships and contracts etc., with an opportunity to build a small team over time. What you will be doing? • Support and develop Purchasing strategies for a given set of Services and Indirect Materials across North American sites, including large Logistics Contracts . • Active collaboration with suppliers and internal customers (cross functional team) on matters related to services, logistics and MRO materials. • Negotiate and achieve YOY cost reductions and Best-in-class cost through various tools including but not limited to: Creation of Statement of Requirements for Indirect Purchases, creation of cost models (should cost), supplier visits and on-site audits, supplier cost down workshops, supplier fact based negotiations, global sourcing, dual sourcing, e-auctions, internal and external benchmarking activities, market intelligence and industry analysis, among others • Management of annual/multi-year pricing agreements, negotiate the contractual needs, specifications, application, total cost (including logistics costs, MOQ/Lead times impact on inventory targets), stocking agreements – particularly vendor management inventory, payment terms, warranty terms, OTD and overall Quality metrics per company standards, as well as manage and negotiate commercial issues that may arise. • Supplier management, including the identification of new suppliers, qualification process, financial and business analysis, and core supplier review against company core processes, policies, metrics, standard contracts What you will need? • Four-year degree • In-depth knowledge of Purchasing area – overall understanding of Manufacturing process • Experience in supervising small teams preferred • 7 years in a manufacturing company in areas like Purchasing or Finance • At least 3 years’ experience in Indirect Materials, Services and Assets Purchases, and/or Logistics Purchasing • Excellent written and verbal communication skills • Effective interpersonal skills, problem solving, experience in business case and project financial analysis, strong project management skills. • Computer skills are a must with proficiency in Excel (pivot table, formulas, reports) • 30% traveling within US to either company locations or suppliers • Availability to travel overseas for 1 or 2 weeks, up to twice a year. Send resume’s to Desmond Nugent at firstname.lastname@example.org Meet Your Recruiter Desmond Nugent Apply Now: Apply Online Continue with LinikedIn Continue with Facebook Continue with Twitter Apply Later Send an email reminder to: Email Address Share This Job: Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions. Apply Now Apply Online Apply with LinkedIn Apply with Facebook Apply with Twitter Apply Later Send an email reminder to: Email Address Share This Job: Related Jobs: There are currently no related jobs. Please sign up for Job Alerts. Loading... Login to save this search and get notified of similar positions.