BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) Procurement Manager in Tijuana, Mexico
Job Description Summary
The Procurement Manager, responsible for Strategy execution in NA for certain Direct material critical spend categories, Supplier Relationship Management, Managing Supplier Risk, Business Partnering with several manufacturing sites in NA, and Supporting New Product Development.
This Procurement Manager role will predominantly (80%) support Word Wide Infusion Specialty Disposables (WW ISD, part of MDS) business group in NA. The critical spend categories are: Plastics, Resins, Finished Goods, Sterilization.
Executes sourcing strategies for the assigned sites and / or categories as defined in the three to five year roadmaps, and as directed by the Sourcing Group Director/ Manager. The assigned scope is generally broad in nature over multiple sites.
Implementation activities generally include overall project management, procurement aspects of supplier qualification, risk mitigation programs, and appropriate implementation of the source-to-pay process inclusive of customer-centric support content and preferred payment methods.
Leads supplier management activities and executes supplier compliance activities for assigned suppliers. Suppliers are generally regional in nature and may span only a few sites, a business or a function.
Responsible for achieving Class I and II savings targets, and for assigned supply base, developing value plans, supplier management and compliance activities, and achieving value targets within the assigned sites and/or categories.
Responsible for customer relationships with stakeholders for assigned categories and / or sites, and handles a wide range of two-way communication with and in support of site procurement that arises in the course of implementation, while demonstrating close collaboration and alignment with category group leaders and global and regional strategic sourcing managers.
Responsible for contributing the the global category teams in the development, communication and approval of sourcing strategies, collecting and providing regional business requirements and regional supply market information and supply practices.
Minimum five years of work experience
Cost management practices
Purchasing process knowledge
Quantitative and financial analysis
Solid purchasing fundamentals
Strategic sourcing process participation
Ability to influence without direct authority
Drive for results
Written and verbal communication skills
Problem solving skills
Bachelor's Degree in a related field required
MBA or equivalent degree preferred
NAPM certification preferred
APICS certification preferred
Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status.
Primary Work Location
USA CA - San Diego Bldg A&B
MEX Tijuana - Alaris El Florido
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