Job ID: 3152525
Award-Winning Client located in Rocky Hill, Connecticut, is currently seeking a seasoned professional for the role of Senior Raw Materials Procurement Manager.
Join our dynamic team to reimagine and enhance life daily. Collaborate with 50,000 pioneers globally who are passionate about challenging conventions. Our corporate functions empower our businesses and people to unleash the potential of our company. With innovative technologies and disruptive solutions, you’ll have diverse opportunities to chart new paths and hone your skills.
As a Regional Manager overseeing Waterborne and Acrylics raw materials in North America, you’ll lead spend management, KPIs, and projects for the category. Contribute significantly to global purchasing strategies and oversee their tactical implementation. Shape annual team objectives and play a pivotal role in supplier selection and contract negotiation.
- Advanced degree (MBA preferred) with a minimum of three years in Purchasing, or a bachelor’s degree with six years of relevant experience.
- In-depth market knowledge, including dynamics, industry specifics, and cost drivers. Background in Steel, Plastic resin, or Linerboard is advantageous.
- Proficiency in purchasing practices, supply chain management, and contract law.
- Proven ability to drive cross-functional teams, excellent stakeholder management, and presentation skills.
- Strong project management skills, adept at multitasking and managing complexity.
- Self-starter with a strategic mindset.
- Advanced Excel skills; experience with SAP and Ariba is a plus.
Our client embraces diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.
Job ID: 3152525