Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Waste Management (WM), a Fortune 250 company, is the leading provider of comprehensive waste and environmental services in North America. We are strongly committed to a foundation of operating excellence, professionalism and financial strength. WM serves nearly 25 million customers in residential, commercial, industrial and municipal markets throughout North America through a network of collection operations, transfer stations, landfills, recycling facilities and waste-based energy production projects.
I. Job Summary
This Procurement Supplier Manager (PSM) position is responsible for performing tasks relating to strategic management of suppliers towards performance, cost and compliance goals. Work with Strategic Sourcing Managers and Area Procurement leaders to qualify new Suppliers, negotiate pricing and manage the performance of Suppliers. Provide support to internal customers and participate in special projects and activities that enhance the department's effectiveness.
Market Area or Regional in scope: It is expected the person will be involved with Enterprise initiatives, may back up an APM and is very knowledgeable on the whole procurement process.
III. Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other minor duties may be assigned.
The PSM will team up cross-functional teams to look for year over year improvements in: total cost of ownership, value-added services and contract compliance.
8) Maintain expertise in the assigned spend categories through relationships with other PSMs, business units, suppliers, market experts, and enterprise/regional liaisons. Know and apply value chain and value stream concepts.
IV. Supervisory Responsibilities
This job has no supervisory duties, but may occasionally act as a team lead.
The requirements listed below are representative of the qualifications necessary to perform the job.
A. Education and Experience
Required: Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Supply Chain, Business Administration, or similar area of study, with five or more years of previous procurement / supply chain related experience.
Preferred: Bachelor's Degree in Supply Chain, Business Administration or similar area of study, with eight or more years of Supply Chain experience. Prefer experience in waste, trucking, equipment or services related industry and work with bid analysis, sourcing and/or financial analysis.
B. Certificates, Licenses, Registrations or Other Requirements
C. Other Knowledge, Skills or Abilities Required
Financial analysis, project management, and purchasing experience required.
At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and more!
Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.
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