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Savannah(GA) Procurement Operations has an immediate opening for a talented leader with both strategic and tactical purchasing experience. Reporting to the Director of Procurement Operations for Consumer Products in Atlanta, GA and a dotted line to the Vice President of Manufacturing at the Savannah mill, this role leads a local team responsible for purchasing and storeroom operations. The ideal candidate has proven technical skills and extensive supervisory experience; has a track record of creating value through building strong working relationships; has a principled entrepreneurial mindset and has the ability to build a capability that delivers maximum total cost of ownership to operations.
A Day In The Life Typically Includes:
• Manage and be accountable for purchasing and store room operations across the facility with large amounts of spend and inventory values in a high volume environment. • Build partnerships within the facility and across Capabilities in order to create value for GP and the Consumer Products business. • Lead a team of purchasing and stores professionals to excellence in Safety, Health and Environmental Compliance, total cost of ownership of goods and services, competitively advantaged agreements and process efficiency. • Lead the overall direction and management of strategic procurement for all local material spend, while partnering with customers, to ensure the creation of maximum value in quality, cost, reliability, & delivery in areas of endeavor. • Manage and support the capital procurement process, including negotiations and contract creation • Partner with mill operations teams in efforts to ensure storerooms are reliable and support defined asset strategies. • Develop strong category partnerships, aligning with and managing strategic initiatives, commitments and supply chain strategies. • Interface with the mill leadership teams pertaining to business initiatives and value drivers.
What You Will Need:
• Bachelor’s degree or higher. • Supervisory experience including hiring talent to an organization and ability to coach and mentor existing talent within a team. • Willing and able to travel as required.
What Will Put You Ahead?
• Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Purchasing, Supply Chain, Business, Finance or Engineering. • At least 3 years of purchasing experience. • Negotiations, risk assessment and contract management experience. • Diverse experience with different commodities and commodity management. • MRO purchasing and store management experience.
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Salary and benefits commensurate with experience. We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.
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