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JBS USA PURCHASING MANAGER in Ottumwa, Iowa

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

POSITION: Purchasing Manager

DEPARTMENT: Plant Purchasing

LOCATION: Ottumwa, IA

SALARY CLASS : Exempt

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Advanced proficiency of SAP and Microsoft Office Package

  • Basic knowledge of accounting principles required

  • Strong ability to work with numerical detail and maintain a high level of accuracy

  • Ability to communicate with all levels of management and company personnel

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Accounting or equivalent preferred

  • 5+ years of experience in managing $50 million spend in the MRO category

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage all MRO spend across manufacturing and operations

  • Ensure compliance with Corporate driven category strategies for MRO

  • Manage costs, track savings, and report out this data to Sr. Management

  • Develop relationships with key internal stakeholders across the business

  • Build contingency plans for suppliers to ensure continuity of supply

  • Identify and manage any risks across the MRO category

  • Acts as business partner to Operations and provides expert Sourcing insights, recommendations and guidance.

  • Constructively challenges Plant Operations in order to identify new value and process optimization opportunities

  • Identifies and drives strategic sourcing projects together with other sourcing projects/tasks.

  • Carries end-to-end responsibility for the (e-)RFx (RFP, RFQ, RFI) processes in coordination with Plant Operations.

  • Develops systems and process roadmaps to optimize performance of MRO Sourcing and procurement activities.

If interested, please apply at jbssa.com or call (641)683-4746

We offer a full range of benefits including health care, life insurance, and a 401 (K) plan.

JBS is an equal opportunity employer.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

Closing date: until filled

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