- Determine and manage the implementation of the operation and strategic purchasing for East Region.
- Strategies will consider the following objectives:
o Full leveraging of the company common spends.
o Negotiate and administer Long-Term Supply Agreements (LTAs) and managing the relationship of the defined strategic suppliers.
o Reduction of the number of suppliers
o Support Operations to standardize MRO/Indirect Service.
- Reduce product costs.
- Responsible for reviewing and approving, per the delegations of authority matrix, sourcing decisions including all long term agreements.
- Analyzes current processes and systems while identifying and implementing activities to improveeffectiveness of purchasing activities.
- Reports directly to the Director Purchasing. Interfaces on a frequent basis with cross-functional leadership.