Job Title: Manager, Capital Procurement - Corporate
Position Location: Westchester, Illinois, USA
Business Unit: Corporate Engineering (Capital Procurement)
The Manager, Capital Procurement - Corporate, will apply their knowledge and skills of strategic sourcing and category management to procuring Capital Equipment and Services. This is a key corporate role and an opportunity for someone who enjoys being part of dynamic sourcing team working alongside corporate engineers utilizing cross-functional support of Legal, Tax, Insurance, Safety, Environmental, Quality, and Finance Groups. Application of business acumen in the creation and utilization of internal spend analysis, external market benchmarking and trends, technology assessment to meet specification needed for Capital Expenditure/Manufacturing supplier categories. In this role, the individual is expected to have prior knowledge in bridging commercial and legal agreement terms, includes risk management with eventual contract execution. The analytics combined with subject matter expertise particularly negotiation skills will be instrumental in the definition and execution of strategic sourcing plans from ideation to contract completion. This individual will compose and effectively communicate project charters, develop KPI’s, execute sourcing and track progress against plan. Besides procurement knowledge, the candidate is expected to have working knowledge of industrial and process equipment, quality essentials, food safety, occupational health and safety.
Reports To: Senior Manager, Capital Procurement - Corporate
Supervision: No direct reports at this time
As a Manager, Capital Procurement, your responsibilities will include:
The Manager, Capital Procurement - Corporate position is well-suited for you if you:
Qualified candidates will have:
Proficient in use of e-sourcing tools, and familiarity with reverse auctions
Proficient in use of Microsoft Office tools
Working knowledge of Microsoft Access and SharePoint
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Effective business report creation and presentation skills
Knowledgeable in using SAP
Relocation Available: Yes within USA considered
Job Grade: Grade H
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