Purchasing Manager

evermonte Industry

We are looking for an experienced leader for the purchase team with entrepreneur drive to take a hands-on approach with local and global suppliers.

Our client is a fast-growing industry willing to expand it’s operations in Brazil.

You’ll be a strategic part of the organization that will develop and implement an strong procurement strategy.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Lead purchasing team in supplier selection, material procurement and supplier performance monitoring activities;
  • Manage and develop procurement staff to ensure best in class supplier management program;
  • Track current and future information on applicable commodities and material cost drivers to indentify cost saving opportunities;
  • Ensure departmental goals are aligned with supply chain goals and company’s corporate strategy;
  • Manage relationships with local and global suppliers and identifying opportunities of cost savings;
  • Ensure requirements and project deliverable dates are met through clear communication, understanding, and execution;
  • Identify best business practices and implement the processes together with customer and suppliers, looking for opportunities for business process improvement;
  • Ensure adherence to standard controls and drive teams to achieve compliance and security controls;
  • Make shure the requirements and projects deliverable dates are met through clear communication, understanding, and execution;
  • Oversee monthly purchasing reports and KPIs.

Requirements:

  • Background in a fast-paced manufacturing environment;
  • Experience working with global suppliers;
  • Must be a proven mamager with a great track record of strong leadership;
  • Strong comunication skills;
  • Fluent English is mandatory.