Procurement Material Manager

Houston, TX

Posted: 06/07/2024 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 30711

Job Description

Selectek is looking for a Procurement Manager  will be responsible for managing the supply chain and planning of all inventory. 

This position is located in Abilene TX. 

 Essential Job Functions:
  • Manage a team of buyers through the purchasing cycle, including generating RFQs, purchase order creation, purchase order expediting, timely delivery of materials and final payment.
  • Interpret and validate MRP procurement suggestions.
  •  Issue Supplier Corrective Action Requests (SCAR) as necessary.
  • Negotiate contracts that include costs, warranties, delivery, handling, and penalties for late deliveries or cost overruns.
  • Develop and execute continuous improvement initiatives.
  •  Develop and execute reverse logistics and sustainability initiatives.
  • Inventory Management
  • Execute the quarterly physical inventory of raw materials and finished goods.
  • Direct materials personnel to execute daily ABC cycle count program and periodic physical inventories.
  • Review job orders and production schedules 
  • Provide leadership and direction for kitting activities 
  • Provide leadership for pick, pack, ship activities 
  • BS Degree in business or supply chain with a minimum of five years’ experience in procurement, sourcing, category management, supplier relationship management and contract negotiation in a manufacturing environment
  •  Proven record executing quantifiable cost reduction initiatives.
  • Advanced experience collecting and analyzing data from ERP/MRP
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel and Word skills
  •  Excellent communicator including facilitation, written, and verbal skills.
  • Advanced knowledge of Just-In-Time practices (JIT), Min/Max, Reorder points and other inventory planning methods.

Job Requirements

procurement, inventory, jit, min/max

Meet Your Recruiter

Kim Grant
Account Manager

Kim grew up in Conyers, Ga and is a graduate of Georgia State University with a Bachelors of Science in Business Education.

She started her career selling capital equipment for hotels, nursing homes, coin laundries and dry-cleaning plants.  After 14 years she decided to be a stay-at-home mom and raise her three beautiful daughters.

In 2010, Kim started a new career in Engineering/Technical recruiting and fell in love with it.  During this time Kim has trained new employees, recruited internally, and worked as a full desk recruiter.  Kim finds the most enjoyment from working with clients to solve their problems.

In 2020, Kim found her forever home at Selectek, Inc. as an Account Manager.  When Kim is not helping clients, she is spending time with her husband Jim and three daughters.  She loves spending weekends at the lake.   

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Selectek, Inc.
2015 Vaughn Road
Suite 130
Kennesaw, GA 30144