10519 Sourcing & Procurement Manager

Energy Recruiters | LA

Posted Date 5/12/2020

Energy Recruiters has partnered with a lubricants manufacturer/distributor to support their search for a Manager of Sourcing and Procurement. The position is responsible will be responsible for sourcing and procurement for spend categories including raw materials and packaging for all company supply locations. 



$95K to $130K (based on experience)






Hire and train sourcing and procurement team to support business needs

Develop category management program; continuously improve procure-to-pay processes.

Implement Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI) where appropriate.

Negotiate and manage strategic contracts

Ensure material master information is up-to-date in MRP system.

Lead cross-functional teams to support new product commercialization efforts.

Coordinate with all Plant Managers to manage purchases.

Partner with Production Planning and Scheduling to synchronize raw material and packaging supplies with production schedule.

Partner with Inventory Control to maintain and optimize inventory levels.



Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Engineering or related field.

7-10 years of Strategic Sourcing and Procurement Experience

Experience with Category Management, Supplier Relationship Management, Contract Management, Strategic Negotiations, Vendor Managed Inventory and Procure-to-Pay required.

Experience with eProcurement and MRP systems required.

Prior management experience required.

ISM/APICS Certification preferred.

Strong analytical skills required including MS-Excel.



Danielle Baase at danielleb@er-inc.com or 252-507-0122


Professional Interests (choose at least one)
Engineering | Lubricants | Marketing & Category Management | Refining & Chemicals
Geographic Regions (choose at least one)
No Preference/Open to All | Gulf Coast | Southeast

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