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Director of Procurement

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Dallas, Texas
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job reference: 366891/001_1565990260
  • Sector: Procurement Operations, DSJ Global
  • Date posted: 16/08/2019

A leader in their respective industry is seeking a skilled Director level individual to bring on to the team to manage and develop further existing relationships. You will play a significant role in the long term strategy and planning of the company and the suppliers the company chooses to engage.

The Director of Procurement will be responsible for:
- Manage and conduct contract/strategic sourcing negotiations with preferred suppliers
- Implement 7 step strategic sourcing principals
- Manage product supply agreements that can last up to 5 years
- Drive end to end value for internal and external stakeholders
- Ability to develop category sourcing strategies with cross functional partners
- Monitor sourcing projects and report on costs, savings, and timelines
- Negotiate long term service agreements on the length of 3-7 years

The Director of Procurement should have the following qualifications:
- BS in Business Management or similar specialty (MBA preferred)
- 8-12 years progressive experience in sourcing & procurement in Raw Material Commodities, Chemicals,
- Experience managing both direct and indirect spend initiatives
- Prior experience sourcing in categories including (but not limited to) Real Estate, Facility Services, and Capital Projects
- Ability to travel up to 20% of time

The ideal candidate for this role will be one that seeks a company offering vast career growth opportunities internally. Please apply directly.

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