Overland Park, Kansas Procurement Leader Pharma Overland Park KS

Procurement Leader                      Location: Southwest Kansas City area


I have been contracted by a client to conduct an exclusive search for a Procurement Leader.


We are looking for a strong Procurement Leader to manage both the sourcing related activities and processes for a manufacturing plant as well as to work with the VP of Procurement on strategic initiatives for the entire company.


This is a search for a hands on, driven leader to manage the team and drive efficiencies.


In this role, reporting to the VP Global Procurement, you will be responsible for:


  • Managing the procurement team for local site and North America procurement
  • Develop and lead strategic projects to support the global procurement projects
  • Manage local category and buying team
  • Partner with Supply Chain group for on-time delivery, inventory control, and other support functions
  • Provide procurement and supply chain activites
  • Manage vendor relationships, source alternative suppliers.
  • Supplier relationship management



Ideal Candidates will have:


  • 4 year degree, MBA Preferred or equivalent procurement category management
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience Strategic Sourcing, Supply Chain Management, Project Management
  • Demonstrated experience with site and regional sourcing and category management
  • Professional Purchasing certification a plus
  • Hands on experience in management and leadership of personnel and systems
  • Regulated or Laboratory industry a plus


If you are interested in discussing this position at a well-established, profitable, professional organization, then please reach out immediately. Please submit resumes directly to email below.


Verne Shaull

Email: VShaull@thenewellgroup.com

Website: www.thenewellgroup.com

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/verneshaull/

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