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Director of Procurement Massachusetts

Company: GCR Professional Services
Location: Medford
Posted on: September 15, 2023

Job Description:

Director of Machined Parts Procurement:
- You will develop a strategy for procuring machined and fabricated parts to ensure highest-quality parts, delivered when needed, at the best cost.
- This is a highly-visible and important role to support the continued success as we manage the exceptional growth of our company.
- The person's role will review the existing supply base and expand and optimize the supply base based on the strategy.
- This position requires active supplier management and development of processes to improve the sourcing strategy.
- The ideal candidate for this position will have technical working knowledge of machine shop operations and machining equipment processes and a familiarity with machining various raw material types to establish "Right Price, Right Company, Right Time".

Develop and implement sourcing strategy for machined parts to include local and global suppliers
- Actively manage machined parts suppliers
- Manage cost down road maps for multiple product lines
- Regularly visit suppliers to become intimately familiar with their operations

Required skills:
Expert knowledge of machined parts fabrication and procurement

- Cost estimating
- Experience reading and understanding blueprints, drawings, GD&T and specifications.
- Understanding mill, lathe & sheet metal machine run times and tooling requirements.
- Knowledge of "should-cost" with cost estimation ability
- Experience implementing a cost-down roadmap
- Strong awareness of manufacturing costs and quoting/estimating manufacturing times utilizing quoting tools
- Proven record of working effectively in a fast-paced, high-stress environment with critical deliverables and deadlines while being accurate and thorough.
- Great communication and interpersonal skills and effectively working in a team environment. - Supply Chain Management
- Plan, develop, and execute a comprehensive & strategic supply chain strategy - Develop and maintain strategic supplier/vendor relationships including regular in-person visits
- Plan, develop, and implement strategy for the lowest possible cost for material that meets agreed-upon organization performance goals, stay within agreed budgets, and optimizes both profit (cost reduction) and cash flow (inventory reduction)
- Effectively communicate with other functional areas as necessary to forecast, plan, and supply material requirements
- MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project), expert ability to analyze data in Excel
- Experience with MRP systems supply chain and procurement modules

Education Required: - Bachelor's Degree required in business, manufacturing, project management or a related discipline

It is the policy of GCR to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. GCR is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population.

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