Aerospace, Defense & Marine -Business Unit – Purchasing Manager
Managed over $80 million Spend. Reports to Global Procurement Director. Manages Purchasing departments for West Coast and Mexico facilities. Maintained department budgets in both direct and indirect purchasing activities. Drafted and negotiated written contracts relating to the purchase of critical raw materials such as chemicals, resins, electrical components, metal components, packaging supplies, equipments and services and negotiate a variety of agreements in response to business requirements including maintenance, services, leasing of equipment and partner alliance agreements.Exerted influence in development of overall objectives and long-range goals of the team, program and organization.Worked extensively with the Program Managers to meet their program schedules and financial commitments on time and within cost.