MC Donough / GA / United States of America / Procurement / Full time

Procurement Manager

What you will enjoy doing

  • Implementing procurement strategy and policies
  • Forecasting procurement needs
  • Creating and implementing KPI’s
  • Continually developing expertise to support growth for new projects
  • Monitoring macro trends in supplier and contract base and implement plans to react
  • Leading the procurement group in all phases
  • Identifying and developing training opportunities
  • Order materials and services as per negotiated and appropriately approved. Reviewing quotations.
  • Preparing purchase requisitions, approving and issuing purchase orders in accordance with company policy and negotiated terms and conditions.
  • Maintaining procurement files
  • Tracking Purchasing activity and measurements
  • Discussing defective or unacceptable new goods or services with users, vendors and others to determine cause of problem and take corrective and preventative action
  • Ensuring supplier compliance with site and company requirements for safety
  • Managing vendor and customer relationships and assisting in building effective partnerships
  • Assisting department in developing and implementing purchasing strategies for products.
  • Responsible for planning, developing and buying materials, parts, supplies and equipment in a timely and cost effective way; timely manner while maintaining appropriate quality standards and specifications.
  • Dealing with Brokers
  • Helping to lower the cost and secure agreements
  • Liaising with Accounts Payable Department to ensure accurate and timely payment of invoices, as necessary for the business with the supplier.
  • Locating vendors of materials, equipment or supplies, and interviewing them to determine product availability and terms of sales
  • Maintaining records of goods ordered and received
  • Controlling purchasing department budgets
  • Resolving vendor or contractor grievances, and claims against suppliers
  • Participating in the development of specifications for equipment, products or substitute materials.

What makes you great

  • 4 year degree or equivalent experience (Master's Degree preferred)
  • Min. 5 year experience in purchasing
  • Excellent negotiating skills
  • High ethical and moral standards
  • Responsible resource management

What you can expect working with us

  • Health and Wellness Care Program
  • Dependent Care Cost Savings Program
  • Recognition programs; Promotional opportunities
  • 401K Retirement Plan and excellent Matching Plan
  • Medical, dental, vision plan
  • Education assistance program
  • Short term, long term and life insurance paid by ALPLA
  • Paid vacation; paid holidays



mrs Tamia Melvin, Human Resources

289 Highway 155 South

30253 MC Donough