Colonial Chemical is seeking a Procurement Manager. The successful candidate will act as an authorized agent of the company with the responsibility to commit company resources through contracts and agreements for the procurement of goods and services.
Responsibilities include participating in negotiations of supplier cost and pricing data, contract terms and conditions, and preparing contractual documents and binding agreements. The Procurement Manager leads the procurement function, including development and implementation of strategic and operational sourcing, procurement and contracting strategies as well as operational processes. This includes the development of profitable suppliers, business, and organization partnerships.
The Procurement Manager supervises the purchasing department including the creation, review, and approval of Purchase Orders to ensure proper departmental and financial approvals are obtained and compliance with Procurement Policy is maintained. This role negotiates with external vendors to secure advantageous terms and forecasts market events through analysis of data and prepare control strategies.
More than 5 years of experience with Procurement.
More than 5 years of experience working with suppliers or vendors.
More than 5 years of experience interpreting and/or enforcing contract terms and conditions.
Experience with purchasing chemicals.
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Management, Accounting or Finance, or a related field is required.
Requirements may be met with a combination of education and experience.
Advanced user skills with Excel, database management, and PowerPoint are preferred qualifications.
Colonial Chemical Inc., is a leading manufacturer and supplier of specialty surfactants, offering products specifically used for personal care products, household and industrial products, metalworking products, and industrial lubricants. Colonial Chemical, Inc, is a forerunner within the chemical industry in the research, development, and production of chemicals that are environmentally safe and derived from all-natural and renewable ingredients.