Senior Procurement Manager

JOB FUNCTION: Supply Chain & Operations
JOB TYPE: Direct Hire
LOCATION: Philadelphia, PA
COMPENSATION: $120k - $125k
REMOTE / ONSITE: Onsite
POSTED: Jun 21, 2022

Our client has earned a reputation for delivering world-class goods to customers around the globe. Explore how a genuine passion for great products and the latest innovations, along with investments in the best people and facilities, continue to honor our founder’s legacy. They are seeking a Senior Procurement Manager to join their team!

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$120,000 – $125,000

Position Overview:

The Senior Procurement Manager is responsible for the management and oversight of procurement activities and transactions, the creation of policies and procedures, preparing reports, analysis, presentations, and providing administrative and  direct support. The Senior Procurement Manager directs the streamlining of the procurement cycle, contracting and sourcing throughout  the organization. Implement an innovative and efficient centralized purchasing function that utilizes available technology and achieves overall savings. Develop a communication strategy that keeps  program and corporate customers informed and well served.

Responsibilities of the Senior Procurement Manager:

  • Oversee all activities and continuously develop the skill set of the Procurement Team which  includes the Procurement Supervisor and Procurement Specialist
  • Manage the sourcing and execution of the procurement function throughout the company by assessing stakeholder needs and objectives, defining service level agreements, identifying vendors and conducting the RFP process
  • Lead vendor partnerships and overall governance by managing vendor selection, monitoring  performance against contracts, mitigating risk
  • Drive innovation by maximizing the utilization of available technology to streamline the  procurement cycle
  • Continuously identify areas containing savings opportunities and develop/execute plans to realize cost reductions
  • Create, maintain, and monitor policies and procedures related to the procurement activities of the organization
  • Collaborate with program and corporate leadership to provide procurement services, training, and assistance in support of organizational goals
  • Function as the primary contact for current and potential vendors and other third parties
  • Manage special projects; prepare reports and presentations for Management
  • Support and execute procedures and internal controls related to purchase order management
  • Draft and distribute professional correspondence and announcements utilizing sound judgment and decision making on distribution and content
  • Support the Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer as needed

Qualifications for the Senior Procurement Manager:

  • 8 to 10 years of progressively responsible procurement/sourcing experience

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Finance or other Business discipline is required

Benefits:

  • Benefits and 401k offered, 1st of the month after 60 days
  • 5 days in the office, doesn’t need to be vaccinated
  • Might be open to 4 days in-1 day home
  • 3 weeks of vacation
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 111078