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LEAD SUPPLY CHAIN - CONTRACTS LEAD - MORENCI, AZ

Job Field:
Business Support Services Jobs
Discipline:
Logistics Jobs, Procurement Jobs
Minerals:
Unspecified
Country:
United States of America
Region:
Arizona
Contract Type:
Full Time / Permanent
Currency:
Unspecified
Salary Description:
on application
Posted:
09-Jun-17
Recruiter:
Freeport-McMoRan
Job Ref:
1701632

Provide leadership and mentor internal Company team members on supply chain procedures, challenges, and opportunities. Create supplier contracts in a timely manner that succinctly communicates product specification or service requirements. Ensure compliance to procedures and limiting Company liability exposure.
  • Supervise staff to meet procurement and sourcing performance objectives and deadlines on a daily basis
  • Implement GSC initiatives and objectives with team
  • Track performance against those objectives and regularly provide feedback to employees, both verbally and in writing, in an effort to meet those objectives
  • Eliminate or reduce company liability by ensuring compliance to Global Supply Chain, safety, and operational policies, contractual requirements, and governmental regulations
  • Maintain competitive pricing with emphasis on cost reductions, quality, and supplier delivery performance through competitive bid events, negotiated price, terms and conditions
  • Maintain synchronization of a supply chain between various internal organizations and suppliers by ensuring information integration in an accurate and timely manner
  • Create value with timely, accurate, and cost effective contractual agreements
  • Develop alliance suppliers to achieve specific safety and business objectives that meet cost, quality, and delivery requirements
  • Provide leadership and mentor Company team members on Global Supply Chain procedures and practices
  • Pursue changes to new or existing corporate and divisional policies
  • Formulate and implement supply base strategies to reduce total cost of ownership and establish a robust supply base
  • Monitor procurement and cash flow processes to ensure timely payment of invoices
  • Perform other duties as required

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or a related field and five (5) years of experience in Supply Chain, Business, Accounting, Engineering or a related field, OR
  • Master’s degree in Business, Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or a related field and three (3) years of experience in Supply Chain, Business, Accounting, Engineering or a related field

Qualifications

Preferred

  • Minimum one (1) year experience planning strategic spend at an operational or regional level

Criteria/Conditions

  • Ability to understand and apply verbal and written work and safety-related instructions and procedures given in English
  • Ability to communicate in English with respect to job assignments, job procedures, and applicable safety standards
  • Must be able to work in a potentially stressful environment
  • Position is in busy, non-smoking office
  • Location requires mobility in an office environment
  • Occasionally work will be performed in a mine, outdoor or manufacturing plant setting, which may include exposure to extremes in temperature and humidity, moving mechanical parts, risk of electrical shock, toxic chemicals, explosives, fumes or airborne particles 
  • Must be able to frequently sit, stand and walk
  • Must be able to frequently lift and carry up to ten (10) pounds
  • Personal protective equipment is required when performing work in a mine, outdoor, manufacturing or plant environment, including hard hat, hearing protection, safety glasses, safety footwear, and as needed, respirator, rubber steel-toe boots, protective clothing, gloves and any other protective equipment as required
  • Freeport-McMoRan promotes a drug/alcohol-free work environment through the use of mandatory pre-employment drug testing and on-going random drug testing as allowed by applicable state laws
Freeport-McMoRan has reviewed the jobs at its various office and operating sites and determined that many of these jobs require employees to perform essential job functions that pose a direct threat to the safety or health of the employees performing these tasks or others.  Accordingly, the Company has designated the following positions as safety-sensitive:
  • Site-based positions, or positions which require unescorted access to site-based operational areas, which are held by employees who are required to receive MSHA, OSHA, DOT, HAZWOPER and/or Hazard Recognition Training; or 
  • Positions which are held by employees who operate equipment, machinery or motor vehicles in furtherance of performing the essential functions of their job duties, including operating motor vehicles while on Company business or travel (for this purpose “motor vehicles” includes Company owned or leased motor vehicles and personal motor vehicles used by employees in furtherance of Company business or while on Company travel); or
  • Positions which Freeport-McMoRan has designated as safety sensitive positions in the applicable job or position description and which upon further review continue to be designated as safety-sensitive based on an individualized assessment of the actual duties performed by a specifically identified employee.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veteran/Disability

Nearest Major City

Safford

Job

Lead Supply Chain - Contracts Lead - Morenci, AZ

Primary Location

United StatesArizonaMorenci

Requisition ID

1701632

Closing Date:
07/07/2017

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