• Full Time
  • Appleton, WI
  • This position has been filled
  • Salary: Based on experience, contact us for details
Job ID: 138379


Are you a Procurement Manager who is extremely computer savvy and has strong Excel skills? Are you a Procurement Manager who is looking for a Direct Hire opportunity?

Our client has won numerous awards over the years for their high quality products and is a leader in their industry. They are consistent in meeting and exceeding their customers’ expectations.


As a Procurement Manager, you will be working very close with the engineering team/strategic sourcing director creating a collaborative environment and the procurement program.

  • Create rules, processes and develop this program so teams know when and where to step in
  • Work with the Director of Global Strategic Sourcing Operations U.S. and the engineering function to develop a capital procurement program and lead associated spend category management and strategic sourcing events/negotiations
  • Develop a capital procurement program across areas such as policy, standard processes, strategic sourcing best practices and related reporting
  • Build strong and strategically focused relationships with business stake holders, other global strategic sourcing team members and external partners to facilitate the delivery of top tier results
  • Deliver cost savings with an annual target of $500k and a 7% improvement to capital project ROI
  • Lead supplier relationship management of key capital suppliers while driving continuous improvement of top spend categories
  • Provide both project level and aggregated spend category level support


  • Must have 4+ years of experience in procurement working with large monetary spends, $ in the millions
  • 2+ years of capital or indirect procurement experience is highly preferred
  • Must have worked within the manufacturing industry
  • Would consider someone with direct procurement experience
  • Anyone that has worked with construction services, architects or professional services would be a huge plus
  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Extremely computer savvy
  • Advanced skillset in Excel
  • Must be okay with travel
  • Easygoing, open-minded but yet assertive
  • Self-sufficient, proactive and collaborative
  • Professional communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and great attention to detail in a deadline driven environment


  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Large corporation with a small family type feel
  • Company that is growing and investing in new resources
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement program
  • Health and wellness program


Hours: 40 hours between 7:00am – 5:00pm

Length: Direct Hire

Pay for the Procurement Manager position: Based on experience, contact us for details

Location: Appleton, WI

Job ID: 138379

Job descriptions may not include every responsibility or qualification of the position.

Cadre is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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