Provides leadership to Tactical Buyers on planning parameters as they relate to flow of material through the manufacturing process.
Responsible for the development of effective training on current and progressive purchasing processes and systems to meet evolving inventory objectives
Identifies opportunities, implements solutions and follows up to ensure resolution regarding ongoing supplier performance issues, causes of shortages, space constraints, frequency of delivery, appropriate packaging, other process and systems issues.
Responsible for maintaining communications between tactical procurement and other JLG departments to mitigate shortages through emphasis on on-time delivery across the JLG’s supply base.
Works with Strategies Purchasing to achieve continuous improvement across the corporate supply base
Close communications with Manufacturing/Materials to determine short and long term solutions to mitigate shortages and improve efficiency. Create, control and measure scheduled
Experience in Purchasing in a multinational environment, at least 3 years;
Very good leadership skills, able to develop and motivate teams;
Demonstrate skills and ability relative to Purchasing Process flow;
Experience in using an ERP system - MAPICS is a plus;
Excellent communication and analitycal skills;
Good knowledge of MS Office package;
Proficiency in English, additional European Language is a plus;
Profesional work environment;
Opportunities for development in a multinational company.