Position Title: Procurement Manager
Location: Sterling, Virginia
Industry: Food Manufacturing
Status: Full Time, Direct Hire, Exempt

Jones Networking is recruiting for a Procurement / Purchasing Manager to join the headquarters of a food manufacturer in Sterling, VA. The Procurement Manager will oversee business processes and systems as they relate to the purchasing supply chain and develop improvement initiatives to drive operational efficiencies.

Procurement Manager Position Summary
-Responsible for all programs and project management activities to drive, deliver, and sustain all programs/projects that support supply chain operational efficiencies
-Serve as the primary point of contact for key account suppliers
-Provide planning and organization related to new product launches
-Perform Power BI Reporting, Diversity Supplier Reporting and Supplier Performance Reporting
-Hire, coach, mentor and train team members on new systems, reporting and SOP’s
-Identify areas of departmental organizational improvements
-Identify areas of departmental analytics to improve upon and partner with IT to implement changes
-Identify staffing and structure needs to support current and future growth
-Manage cross-functional IT projects related to supply chain operations and process improvement
-Help to reduce dry goods footprint and aging
-Interface with Planning, Logistics, Production, R&D and QA to identify gaps in systems, processes, and communication; work with the various teams to plan and implement operational improvements

Procurement Manager Qualifications Summary
-Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, IT, Business, Finance, or related field
-Ability to navigate through large complex data sets in Power BI or other tools
-Proficiency in Microsoft Office products, including Excel, PowerPoint, Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive, Project, Planner, Visio, and data visualization tools such as Power BI
-Experience with NetSuite and/or SharePoint a plus
-Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment to meet goals and pre-defined metrics
-Strong aptitude for learning new technologies and utilizing project management applications
-Strong propensity for spreadsheets, systems, and processes
-Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills

-Quarterly Bonus Opportunities
-Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
-401(k) with 2% company match
-Life and Disability Insurance
-Paid Vacation & Sick Leave
-Flexible Spending Account
-Corporate Discounts

If you’re ready to take the next step towards an exciting new career, visit www.jonesnet.com to view all of our current openings in Washington, DC, Baltimore, MD, and Charlotte, NC.