A global leader in Manufacturing is looking for a Purchasing Manager to lead and build out their direct materials team.
The Purchasing Manager will oversee all critical functions of the Procurement department and create and execute cost savings initiatives across his/her categories.
The Purchasing Manager will have the following responsibilities:
Make procurement decisions to ensure an orderly flow of purchased parts and raw materials to support manufacturing and packaging operations
Establish and report on metrics to manage KPIs and product development
Spearhead the implementation of a new ERP system
Manage 2 direct reports
The ideal candidate will have the following skill set:
Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain or Business-related field
5+ years of Supply Chain management experience in the aerospace industry
Proven ability to develop and mentor top talent
Experience in implementing ERP and MRP systems with the ability to develop and track operational activities
Demonstrated experience with Lean manufacturing and Six Sigma
If interested, do not hesitate to apply!