Procurement Director

Location: Huntsville, Alabama
Date Posted: 01-23-2018
About Seneca Resources:
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry.  Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Virginia, Alabama, Texas, and Florida that service clients throughout the United States.  The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business.  We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.  In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team.
 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
 
Position Title:  Procurement Director
Location: Huntsville, AL
Position Status: Permanent, Salaried
 
Position Description:
Our client is looking for a Director of Procurement for a position located in Huntsville, AL. Strategic and tactical management of the purchased material supply chain. This role includes supplier performance management and development, purchase price change management, strategic sourcing, managing the cost reduction program, working capital management and supplier material flow.
 
Required Skills:
  • Develop and Implement the Supplier Performance Manage Process
  • ​Supplier Performance Scorecards
  • On Time Delivery
  • Quality
  • Cost
  • Lead Time Improvement
  • Inventory Turns
  • Safety Stock
  • Vendor Managed Inventory
  • Material Flow
  • Lot size Containers
  • Manage the Strategic Sourcing Process to support meeting Operational goals.
  • Manage the Cost Improvement process for production material, capital equipment, MRO, facilities shop supplies and services to support achieving Financial goals.
  • Creation of value through supplier relationship development.
  • Implement purchase price change management process through implementing standard practices and procedures to identify supplier price changes and initiate actions to recover or share the cost change with the customers.
  • Support the New Product Development process to select sourcing to meet cost targets, delivery expectations and quality needs.
  • Optimize flow of materials from supply chain resulting in continually improving inventory turns.
  • Responsible for external customer interaction to support joint cost reduction initiatives.
  • Communicate and coordinate with executive staff to create value through the leadership of the Procurement Team to maintain high levels of customer satisfaction and meet all goals.
  • An individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Desired Skills:
  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree with a concentration in Engineering or Business and 8-10 years of experience in a materials, procurement or manufacturing management. Certification from ISM or APICS preferred.
  • ​Master’s degree preferred.
  • SAP Experience
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