Summary : Manages and coordinates all aspects of the procurement of materials and / or services with a focus on US market.
He / she oversees activities and operations of the purchasing department and staff directly supervising 2 employees. Main activities : Develops and manages all aspects of the procurement of materials and / or supplies.
Leads strategically critical projects that bring exceptional value to the company through total cost reduction, key supplier relationships, commodity focus, supplier consolidation, cost / benefit financial analysis, and supplier quality management.
Ensures compliance with government and appropriate corporate policies and procedures for purchasing / subcontract activities.
provides detailed analysis of purchased goods. Monitors inventory position against sales forecast and customer orders to maintain acceptable safety stock levels.
Maintains great relations with vendors to maintain congruency in sales and pricing changes Analyzes market and delivery systems to assess present and future material availability.
manages expenses within approved budget constraints. Identifies, documents, and implements opportunities for continuous improvement.
Assigns duties and monitors quality of work; assures staff conforms to organizational policies and procedures and government regulations.
Provides day-to-day guidance and oversight of subordinates; actively works to promote and recognize performance. Controls purchasing department budgets.
Develops and implements purchasing and contract management instructions, policies, and procedures. Resolves vendor or contractor grievances.
Performs other duties that may be assigned. Education and experience Bachelor’s degree in related field or equivalent 6-8 years related experience with high-end design companies Fluency in english Ability to interpret and negotiate contracts Demonstrated proficiency in supervising and motivating subordinates Commitment to excellence and high standards Excellent written and oral communication skills Workplace Meda (MB) or Tolentino (MC)