INDIRECT PURCHASING MANAGER AND TL-US PURCHASING MANAGER
• In conjunction with the VP of Global Procurement, coordinates the development of Clarience Technologies’ strategic direction/planning for all Indirect categories, including capital equipment, software, services, leases, and indirect material purchases for Clarience Technologies businesses to ensure global procurement strategies/business plans are followed.
Develop and nurture media relationships in the areas we serve, including key customer markets/segments (commercial transportation, automotive, aftermarket parts and others); regional general/business media where our facilities are based; and national business media outlets where appropriate.
Incorporate mechanical engineering skills with knowledge of product design to direct, coordinate, and exercise functional authority for planning, organization, control, integration, and completion of engineering projects within area of assigned responsibility by performing the following duties.
Participates in new product development and product life cycle management teams – directly responsible for purchased components (understand function, identify, and document critical performance characteristics, develop performance specifications).
Maintains/Improves key Distribution performance measures including delivery compliance to customer request, shipping accuracy greater than 98%, and reasonable accommodation of same-day “urgent” deliveries.