Procurement Manager - Indirect Purchasing

Our Opportunity:
Chewy is currently recruiting for a Procurement Manager - Indirect Purchasing, reporting to our Director of Procurement and based in our headquarters in Dania Beach, Florida. You will lead the corporate purchasing/procurement function for several key business functions including Transportation and Operations categories, leading sourcing engagement and vendor negotiations on opportunities across the organization. The incumbent will partner with internal and external clients as the company's agent, you must be able to roll up your sleeves and deliver results. You should plan to deal with a high degree of ambiguity and scale with the company.
What you'll do:
Select vendors and lead major negotiations to procure Transportation categories (e.g. Ocean, Domestic Truckload, Domestic LTL, and Operations
Drive and demonstrate P&L savings across spend categories, communicating results to executive leadership team
Conduct analysis of spending patterns for TCO savings opportunities across all categories
Develop our preferred vendor portfolio, monitor internal compliance to preferred vendor usage, and develop/enforce standard required terms and conditions
Review specifications, analyze market and select potential suppliers, lead the RFQ process, analyze prices/quality expectations/delivery dates/terms, negotiate prices and terms, and award and communicate orders to suppliers
Work in conjunction with cross-functional teams, Trade Associations, and Advisory Service Organizations to select suppliers for new products and optimize supplier base
Evaluate/manage vendor/suppliers through KPIs
Contract administration, quality assurance, modification of special terms, and contract closeout or termination
Establish and enforce procedures to ensure proper procurement standards, processes and controls for the organization
Over time, build a strong cohesive purchasing team that works in harmony across the organization
Domestic travel as needed
What you'll need:
An owner mentality and an entrepreneurial drive
Strong negotiations skills, a history of creating value for organizations, passion for achieving and demonstrating results
BA/BS plus a minimum of 5 years of industry-related purchasing/sourcing experience; advanced degree is preferred
CPP, CPPM, CPPO/CPBO, or CPM Certification is a plus
Ability and experience managing contracts across departments
Exceptional organizational and project management skills
Ability to comfortably work in an intensely deadline-oriented and data driven environment
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with both internal and external stakeholders
Strong working knowledge of standard Microsoft Office application
Intermediate to Advanced level Excel proficiency
Strong Analytical skills and detail orientation
Experience running competitive request for proposals
Purchasing and contract renewal negotiations
Demonstrated ability to work in a team environment

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