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VP of Procurement & Supply Chain

Louisville   •   USD180,000 - USD220,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • VP of Procurement reporting directly to the President
  • Ability to have a strong impact in a growing profitable company

About Our Client

Our client is a niche leader in their industry. They operate in over 20 sites and have customers in 49 states and overseas. Profitable and growing, they've revamped their company culture and have a bright future.

Job Description

The VP of Procurement & Supply Chain will be responsible for:

  • Working with the plant operations, sales, and marketing teams to accurately forecast and purchase raw materials, including steel and metallic components
  • Managing optimal inventory levels of commodities and raw materials
  • Direct oversight of logistics and warehousing, including negotiating 3PL and supplemental freight service agreements
  • Managing and training up to 10 direct reports
  • Negotiating agreements with vendors to contain cost, maintain optimal payment terms and manage scrap
  • Setting continuous and process improvement goals for both Procurement and Supply Chain functions

The Successful Applicant

The VP of Procurement & Supply Chain will have the following experience/skill set:

  • 12+ years of procurement and supply chain experience, 5+ years in a leadership role
  • Strong background in the metals and steel manufacturing/processing industry
  • Bachelors Degree required, Masters/MBA preferred
  • Progressive and dynamic leadership with a vision of the big picture
  • Team-oriented and the ability to work at all levels of the organization

What's on Offer

$180k-$220k + 30% bonus, commensurate with experience.