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Procurement Manager

Apply Now Job ID R-335119 Date posted 04/15/2019

Job Description Summary

Job Description

The Procurement Manager executes sourcing strategies for the assigned site(s) and / or categories as defined in the three to five year roadmaps, and as directed by the Sourcing Group Director / Manager.  The assigned scope is generally narrow in nature over just a few sites.

Implementation activities generally include overall project management, procurement aspects of supplier qualification, risk mitigation programs, and appropriate implementation of the source-to-pay process inclusive of customer-centric support content and preferred payment methods.


  • Lead supplier management activities and execute supplier compliance activities for assigned suppliers.  Suppliers are generally regional in nature and may span only a few sites, a business or a function.

  • Achieve Class I and II savings targets, and for assigned supply base, supplier management and compliance activities, develop value plans and achieve value targets within the assigned sites and/or categories.

  • Responsible for customer relationships with stakeholders for assigned categories and / or sites, and handles a wide range of two-way communication with and in support of site procurement that arises in the course of implementation, while demonstrating close collaboration and alignment with category group leaders and global and regional strategic sourcing managers.

  • May be responsible for contributing to the global category teams in the development, communication and approval of sourcing strategies, collecting and providing regional business requirements and regional supply market information and supply practices. 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum five years of relevant experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in a related field
  • Experience with cost management practices
  • Purchasing process knowledge
  • Experience with quantitative and financial analysis
  • Project Management skills
  • Solid purchasing fundamentals
  • Strategic sourcing process participation
  • Experience in supplier management

Additional Qualifications:

  • MBA or equivalent degree preferred
  • NAPM certification preferred
  • APICS certification preferred
  • IT Systems - SAP, BW, POP, FSC, SMIS
  • Manufacturing services and supply chain
  • Process Effectiveness
  • Regulatory Systems and Compliance including quality concepts
  • Ability to influence without direct authority
  • Drive for results
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Problem solving skills


Primary Work Location

USA GA - Covington BMD

Additional Locations

MEX Juarez Healthcare, MEX Juarez Homecare, MEX Nogales, MEX Nogales - Sonora, USA TX - El Paso - Northwestern Dr., USA TX - El Paso - Plaza Circle

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