Cornerstone Automation Systems (CASI) is a privately held, state-of-the-art software, engineering and production company that designs, manufacturers, and implements turnkey intelligent automation order fulfillment and receiving systems for warehouse and central pharmacy operations that serve a broad base of industries. The Company is owned by Management and other investors.
We are seeking a motivated, self-managed Procurement Group Manager who will be solely responsible for procurement of materials and services, organize and manage daily activities of purchasing agents. Duties will include but are not limited to effectively managing vendor relationships, ensuring quality of materials and services, and executing competitive pricing and contractual terms in support of company, factory and project requirements.
•Set strategy, manage and evaluate sourcing, developing and negotiating process, ensuring competitiveness of contract labor and service agreements, while limiting risk to CASI.
•Procurement of non-inventory expensed commodities, bulk consumables, fixed assets and supplies.
•Procurement of mechanical, electrical, and fabricated components and subsystems.
•Provide analytics and reporting to support cost reductions and improve supplier performance that result in tangible benefits to the bottom line.
•Leverage changing market cost drivers to evaluate and purchase materials and services at a competitive cost.
•Utilize strong analytical skills to assess realized benefits from sourcing, and develop improvement strategies.
•Become Subject Matter Expert of category specific information on spend and supplier performance relative to industry benchmarks.
•Supervise the Purchasing Agents and provide ongoing group planning and direction in support of CASI goals.
•Utilize category/commodity knowledge to support business objectives.
Benefits package including medical, dental and vision insurance along with a profit-sharing plan.
Cornerstone Automation Systems LLC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Our company headquartered in North Frisco Texas is a recognized leader in the development of automated distribution center solutions. We manufacture and integrate automated solutions for our customers worldwide with installations in the United States and around the world. Visit our website at www.casiusa.com to learn more about our products and services.
Minimum 5-7+ years purchasing experience, with some focus on indirect category
Bachelor’s Degree in business, Finance or Engineering
Ability to complete tasks and maintain deadlines in a fast-paced, hands-on environment
Experience with mechanical drawings, specifications and documentation
Experience with SQL based ERP systems
Experience with parcel & freight logistics
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Understanding of Lean Manufacturing concepts, Kanban, pull systems, supply chain management
Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Project, Excel, and PowerPoint
All successful candidates must:
Have two forms of valid documentation.
Pass background check.
Pass a drug test.
Be authorized to work in the United States.