0 Replies Latest reply on Feb 19, 2014 12:53 PM by Melissa Clow

    Job Opportunity: Purchasing Manager

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      Purchasing Manager job description:

       

      The Global Sourcing Manager’s primary objective will be to manage all procurement activities and optimize the total cost and total value of the assigned commodities / areas of spend.

      This requires a strong understanding of strategic purchasing and supply management techniques and strategies, including: strategic sourcing; fact-based negotiation; supply market analysis; total cost of ownership, VA/VE, supplier relationship development and global sourcing/LCCS.

       

      This individual will work closely with internal stakeholders to understand their business needs/objectives, material/commodity requirements and broader manufacturing processes and integrate optimal commodity/sourcing strategies.  Prefer individuals who have new product development experience and working knowledge of lean manufacturing or six sigma.

       

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