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North America Procurement Manager in Charlotte, NC at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 10/16/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

WHO OUR CLIENT IS:

  • World leader in development, manufacturing and supply of products and technical services to the global chemical industry
  • This growing company is an international multi-million dollar company with a strengthening yet diverse line of products 
  • Company believes in transparent relations with customers and partners in addition to investing in their people, technology, R&D, and innovation

WHAT THIS COMPANY OFFERS YOU:

  • High growth leader in industry – company has grown by way of diversification and acquisition over the last five years
  • A chance to interface with aspects of the business on a global level

WHAT YOU WILL DO:

  • Develops and executes contemporary  procurement strategies and capabilities at or above industry standards.  Identifies and develops strategic partnerships.
  • Develops deep understanding of cost and value drivers for our key materials.
  • Implements, and continually monitors a true global price benchmark for key raw materials.  
  • Procurement and purchase price cost optimization to “beat the benchmark”, which includes raw materials, purchased finished goods, and major capital equipment items
  • Creating Requests for Quote (RFQ), Requests for Information (RFI), and Request for Proposals (RFP), and analyzing responses from suppliers to those requests. 
  • Measurement of the toll manufacturer supply performance
  • Collaborates with Supply Chain, Production and Finance departments to audit and approve new suppliers
  • Actively support and inform Commercial and Supply Chain organization of new prices, and collaborate to mitigate any price gaps

HOW YOU ARE QUALIFIED:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Specialty Chemical background
  • 5 years of experience in a similar position, ideally with specific experience dealing with chemical products
  • Excellent contract development skills, contract management and negotiation skills