Job Details: Senior Strategic Purchasing Manager

Senior Strategic Purchasing Manager
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Guanajuato, Mexico
Job Description:

Job Summary

Our client, a worldwide manufacturer of consumer products, is seeking a Senior Strategic Purchasing Manager for their Guanajuato, Mexico site..

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Lead the development and management of certain global/regional commodity strategies designed to leverage collective purchasing power.
  • Maximize synergistic opportunities to optimize supplier performance, reduced total supply costs while meeting our technology expectations throughout the supply chain.
  • Ensure commodity plan deliverables meet designed strategies.
  • Negotiate key supplier contracts.
  • Provide global leadership in the communication, implementation, coordination, and enforcement of commodity strategies.

Key Competencies

  • Customer Focus
  • Decision Quality
  • Motivating Others
  • Process Management
  • Sizing up people (Indv)

Qualifications & Requirements

  • 10 plus years of experience as a Sr. Purchasing Manager within a dynamic and complex manufacturing site.
  • Ability to supervise a group of mid or senior level purchasing professionals and/or entry level manager.
  • Strong functional and technical skills.
  • Ability to travel 50% of the time.
  • Proficient in English.
  • University Diploma in related discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Ability to provide functional leadership.
  • C.P.M. Certified Purchasing Manager is a preferred certification.

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