Procurement Manager

Wooster, OH 44691, USA Req #288
Tuesday, May 24, 2022
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The Procurement Manager will be responsible for sourcing, cost saving, and cost avoidance initiatives associated with procurement for FiberTite Accessories.  Developing, executing and leading the strategic direction for all aspects of FiberTite Accessories planning, sourcing, procurement and driving overall margin improvement through procurement initiatives.


Key responsibilities for this position include:

  • Plans, manages, and coordinates all activities related to the sourcing and procurement of necessary materials and supplies needed to meet the changing levels of product demand.
  • Collaborate cross functionally with plant operations, Customer Service, Innovation and R&D to monitor customer demand patterns.
  • Plan organize and direct materials procurement and management process to provide the company with materials and supplies at a high level of effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Accountable for strategic sourcing and key supplier partnerships to ensure optimal utilization and customer satisfaction in support of company strategic goals.
  • Manage vendor contracts and maintain strong working relationships with vendors to assure cost, quality, and delivery targets are met while minimizing risk to the business.
  • Develop strategy for dual sourcing for key products, supplies and/or components in a global market.
  • Analyze demand and supply for stock placement and mix optimization, using quantitative and cost benefit analysis, data mining, and database management functions.
  • Identify slow moving and obsolete inventory and work with Finance, Operations and Product Management to recommend and execute disposition.
  • Foster a culture of collaboration, agility, speed, accuracy and innovation.


This position requires:

Bachelor's Degree or relevant work experience required.  The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 8-10 years of experience in Procurement and Planning.

Seaman Corporation is an EEO/AA Employer.

M/F/Disabled/Vet. EEO statement: “Seaman Corporation values diversity in the workplace and among our customers.  The company provides equal opportunity for employment and promotion to all qualified employees and applicants based on experience, training, education, and ability to do the available work without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex/gender, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, ancestry or any other status protected by law. 
Furthermore, Seaman Corporation is committed to providing an equal opportunity workplace that is free of discrimination and harassment based on national origin, race, color, religion, gender, ancestry, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.”
As an equal opportunity employer, Seaman Corporation does not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities.  If you require a reasonable accommodation, as a candidate for employment, please inform Human Resources.

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