Procurement Manager - MRO/Utilities

Rocky Hill, CT |$90-100K | Job ID: 97385

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Job Description

Are you a procurement professional who is interested in a strategic procurement role for a strong and steadily growing multi-national company? Our partner is looking for candidates with 3+ years of experience in purchasing to join their team as a Procurement Manager MRO/Utilities. The Procurement Manager MRO/Utilities will help drive MRO purchasing for multiple production facilities for the North American organization.


Procurement Manager MRO/Utilities Responsibilities:

  • Manages relationship to local key stakeholder, collaborates on initialization of saving projects or further benefits across the MRO & Utilities categories
  • Drive sustainability goals and strategies across the managed categories
  • Specifies regional/local demand, creates spend transparency by analyzing purchasing data, defines specific metrics as basis for negotiation
  • Screens the markets and identifies potentially new suppliers, prepares and conducts efficient and compliant (e)-sourcing activities
  • Develops supplier decision memo for local business, awards and implements suppliers, establishes contracts in cooperation with Legal
  • Tracks and benchmarks sourcing decision, consults category for the sourcing strategy development
  • Guides the local business colleagues on compliance and sustainability in sourcing
  • Steers regional and global project rollouts and change management on local level
  • Escalates path for process service level and quality of e2e StP operations, ensures governance and compliance for StP related activities
  • Manages local/regional supplier base and identifies potential supplier rationalization
  • Steers the enablement of digital suppliers and content for the buying channels to cover local demand efficiently
  • Guides local business on buying channels/order process for MRO and Utilities Category
  • Executes and tracks defined StP transactions in case of legal local or market requirements


Procurement Manager MRO/Utilities Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Minimum of three years of related Purchasing experience
  • Strong negotiation skills with demonstrated flexibility to adapt to different situations
  • Market knowledge including supplier base, general industry information and cost drivers
  • Expert knowledge of good purchasing practices, contract law as it applies to the procurement process, and Supply Chain Management
  • Demonstrated project management skills
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to influence and convince stakeholders to support category objectives/roadmaps
  • Advanced Excel. Power BI experience considered.


If you are interested in this Procurement Manager MRO/Utilities role, please apply today!

Thank you,

Josh Aulozzi
Senior Project Manager
LaSalle Network


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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of professional staffing and recruiting services. LaSalle has worked with more than 10,000 companies, ranging from Fortune 500s to start ups. With units specializing in accounting and finance, administrative, marketing, executive search, technology, supply chain, healthcare revenue cycle, call center, and human resources, LaSalle serves companies of all sizes and across all industries.