pennsylvaniamanagement | Corporate Director of Procurement in Bensalem, PA

Corporate Director of Procurement

  • ACTS Retirement-Life Communities
  • 1944 Park Ave
  • Bensalem, PA 19020
  • Full-Time

The employer operates senior retirement communities.
  • Ensures Supplier performance and report on as required at corporate committee meetings.
  • Negotiates and executes corporate agreements and supplier contracts as needed to support the critical business needs.
  • Strategically develop and implement commodity/supply chain strategies covering all commodities, services and supplier processes throughout organization to deliver maximum value, leverage, and standardization.
  • Leads product development commodity strategies in line with corporate initiatives to improve procurement efficiencies and reduce the total cost of supply and services for the organization.
  • Manages an overall vendor database which creates and sustains a competitive atmosphere, leveraging spend and technologies.
  • Provides all teams with the information and support necessary to meet target costs and establish program cost models.
  • Manages materials savings initiatives in line with profit plan and overall business objectives.

  • Bachelor's degree or greater or equivalent business experience
  • At least 10 years of mid to senior level management experience in the Healthcare/Senior Living/Hospitality industries.
  • 7-10 years' progressive experience in Purchasing & Sourcing with extensive experience in the Healthcare, Senior Living and/or Hospitality industry, preferably in a strategic setting in a mid to large size multi-site organization.
  • Solid track record establishing annual goals and objective to achieve substantial cost reduction and chairing Value Analysis Committee meetings.
  • Bachelor's degree or greater or equivalent business experience.
  • NAPM (A.P.P. C.P.M.) or APICS (CPIM, CIRM) certification preferred
  • Strong computer skills, ideally with experience using Windows-based PC programs.
  • Ability to coordinate and communicate with multiple level of management efforts within the company to achieve objectives.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks daily with awareness of deadlines.
  • Ability to identify processes needing improvement, and to recommend improvements.

Associated topics: 3pl, commodity, distribution, material, meat, procure, purchase, purchasing manager, raw material, supply

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