Posted: Tuesday, March 14, 2017 10:17 AM
Oldcastle West Division of Oldcastle Materials, Inc., a division of Oldcastle, has operations in Utah, Idaho (southern), Nevada, Arizona, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado and New Mexico. The Mountain West Division provides hot:mix asphalt, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, and sand and gravel products. It takes pride in the large role it plays in building and maintaining infrastructure in this region.
F Group Manager
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Directs and provides leadership by establishing and executing a coherent procurement strategy that is consistent with the company's culture, strategic business objectives and continuous improvement / cost management efforts. This position is responsible for working throughout the Division and across Oldcastle/CRH, as appropriate, to strategically leverage the scope, size and experience of the businesses and to procure goods and services in a way which continuously improves supply quality, service, availability, and total cost management.
Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions):/h3:
:Provides procurement leadership across all companies for the addressable expenditure within the Division.
:Responsible for financial performance through execution of sourcing strategies that deliver savings and higher value for the businesses.
:Responsible for aligning and implementing standardized purchasing processes / systems to leverage group volume and resources.
:Participates in and provides procurement leadership for cross divisional, cross functional collaboration.
:Interfaces with all levels of company and division management to drive engagement and adoption of relevant procurement processes and programs at the individual company level.
:Works with division personnel to enable best in class supplier:buyer relationships that maximize the value delivered to the Division and Oldcastle/CRH. Directs efforts to negotiate, contract and manage performance with key suppliers to ensure that all service levels are achieved and that continuous improvement efforts are implemented.
:Responsible for leading and developing a team of sourcing managers / specialists to deliver process and savings targets established across the Division.
:Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business, Engineering or related degree or the equivalent in relevant experience, an MBA is a plus
:Ten (10) years or more of strategy sourcing / category management experience.
:Experience establishing business processes and managing performance
:Certified Professional in Supply Management (CPSM) or similar certification desired
:Experience in the building materials, mining or construction sectors strongly preferred
:Excellent written and oral communication skills
:Strong phone and typing skills
:Highly developed verbal and written communication skills
:Proven record of procurement and cost management across goods and services and understanding of the entire procurement cycle.
:Strong leadership skills with the ability to maintain a wide range of multi:site relationships at all levels of the organization and the ability to effectively define and manage change.
:Demonstrated ability to get positive results through influence, persuasion, leadership, presentations, training, and group facilitation skills.
:Ability to think strategically with strong analytical and problem solving skills
:Thorough understanding of financial management and Procurement's impact on results
:Ability to analyze issues independently and pursue appropriate resolution when necessary
:Ability to perform under deadline pressur
• Location: Ogden
• Post ID: 11357215 utah