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Responsible for developing suppliers and sources for the WIKA Americas for key components that include metal parts, machined parts, deep drawn parts, seals, electronics, transportation and plastic parts.  Responsible for developing procurement strategies to meet changing business needs and conditions.

Procurement Manager

Responsibilities

  • Develops sourcing strategies in conjunction with other members of the supply chain management team
  • Oversees and supervises procurement activities in WIKA USA and works to align activities with current supply chain and corporate strategies
  • Implements and manages suppliers (VMI, consignment, etc…) to include price negotiation and contract management – both domestically and internationally
  • Develops domestic supplier base for the Americas and coordinates global suppliers with WIKA Germany
  • Develops market intelligence strategy
  • Harmonizes strategic procurement efforts within WIKA Americas
  • Develops and implements lean and cost effective procurement processes across WIKA USA
  • Performs ancillary duties as required

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field
  • Five to seven years progressive procurement experience in an international manufacturing or engineering facility
  • Three to five  years supervisory experience required to include leading an experienced procurement team
  • International sourcing experience required
  • Multilingual experience preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills required.  Must have the ability to communicate effectively across all levels of an organization.
  • Excellent presentation skills required

It is the policy of WIKA Instrument LP to afford equal opportunity for employment to all individuals regardless of race, color, religious creed, sex, age, national origin, genetics, disability or veteran status.   

WIKA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer


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Our Company

WIKA is a global market leader in pressure, temperature, level and flow measurement technology. Working together with our customers, we develop comprehensive solutions based on our high-quality measurement technology components, with the solutions ultimately being integrated in their business processes.

We deliver 50 million quality products to over 100 countries every year. Worldwide, approximately 600 million WIKA measuring instruments are in use.