La-Z-Boy Senior Sourcing Manager - CapEx in Newton, Mississippi

Senior Sourcing Manager - CapEx

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JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the procurement of CapEx for all manufacturing and distribution locations. This includes: Implementing and managing company-wide contracts; RFP management; Supply base market research and evaluation; Cost reduction and process improvement projects. This position will act as the liaison between all LZB locations ensuring that we leverage our total purchasing power and work to leverage standardized best practice purchasing processes across all locations. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:• Develops and coordinates implementation plans for companywide agreements. This will include data analysis of company capital expenditure spend, market research for potential suppliers, and managing the Request for Proposal (RFP) process for identified strategic sourcing Initiatives.• Analyzes corporate spend data to identify (and implement) cost savings opportunities for all North American manufacturing plants, distribution centers, warehouses and offices.• Leads contract negotiations for all corporate wide agreements for capital expenditures• Acts as project manager for assigned projects/suppliers, using existing LZB project management tools.• Provides leadership for plant / facility buyers in the coordination of company-wide contracts, corporate purchasing practices compliance, and ensuring that the company is effectively leveraging its purchasing spend from all locations. • Implements effective purchasing processes and controls • Maintains files for all contracts and communicates appropriate information to all plants and other departments as necessary and in a timely manner when changes occur.SCOPE & IMPACT: This position is responsible for driving Capital Expenditure purchasing strategies and projects for all manufacturing, warehouses and distribution locations. No supervisory responsibilities at this time.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Engineering or related field with 8-10 years of relevant experience, or equivalent.• 3-5 years of CapEx Sourcing Experience• Strong background in Manufacturing• Dedication to customer service.• Proficient in MS Office suite of products.• Up to 50% travel.PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: • Master’s Degree• CPM or CPSM CertificateSUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: NonePHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT: Office environment with no specific or unusual physical or environmental demands.CORE ATTRIBUTES:Communicate TransparentlyLead the Team Impact and Influence Deliver ResultsCoach and Develop OTHER DUTIES: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the incumbent for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.


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Things have really evolved since La-Z-Boy first introduced the recliner in 1928. Over the subsequent decades, our product line has grown to include a myriad of pieces and styles, and our brand name has become highly recognized across the country and around the globe. But throughout our history, one fact remained constant: The La-Z-Boy brand name is synonymous with comfort and quality.

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