Kansas City, Missouri Sr. Strategic Procurement Manager

We are looking for a strong Sr. Strategic Procurement Manager to manage 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 confidential 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
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience Strategic Sourcing, Supply Chain Management, Project Management
  • Demonstrated experience with site and regional sourcing and category management
  • Professional Purchasing certification a plus
  • Detail oriented with exceptional organization skills
  • Lean 6-Sigma a plus
  • Must possess effective written and verbal communication skills


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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