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Procurement Manager


Wednesday, January 15, 2020

Liaises with key company employees to determine their product and service needs Monitors business trends and product availability to pay the best price for company goods and services without sacrificing quality or delivery times Nurtures relationships with suppliers to negotiate the best prices for company Identifies and researches potential new suppliers Researches new products and services to meet company's goals Assesses total costs of company purchases Develops and implements strategies for procuring, storing, and distributing goods or services and maintaining stock levels Oversees a team of purchasing agents (in large companies) Reports to the chief procurement officer

Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, logistics, or business administration. Proven experience managing supply chain operations. Experience using supply chain management software and tools, including Oracle, SAP Ariba, and/or Envision. In-depth knowledge of preparing and reviewing contracts, invoicing, and negotiation terms. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, and Access). Management and leadership skills. Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks. Highly organized and detail-oriented. Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.