Our client is a multi-million-dollar company experiencing tremendous growth with acquisitions over the past several years and is celebrating its 75th anniversary. They are currently seeking a Procurement Manager who will be responsible for developing, organizing and executing purchasing strategies and provide strategic direction to the company including sourcing, managing, developing and monitoring performance of the supply base. This person would also manage inventories, timing of purchases and deliveries and multiple locations to meet production needs. S/he will also build strong collaborative relationships cross- functionally as well as with the global supplier base.
• 8+ years relevant Procurement Management experience and a Bachelor’s Degree required,
• Proficient in using ERP systems - SAP strongly preferred
• Must be experienced and competent in numerous procurement strategies, sourcing and negotiating
• Must have sourcing background and experience with agricultural commodities, feed and/or