Category: Logistics / Transportation
We are partnered with one of the world’s largest Tier One suppliers of solar modules used in residential, commercial, and utility-scale projects. As the renewable energy market continues to rapidly expand in the US, they are expecting growth of more than 300% next year. This growth creates unique logistical challenges that the Sr Manager, Procurement will help solve.
The Senior Procurement Manager will be in charge of developing logistic strategies and building relationships with shipping and trucking companies, warehouses and other logistics partners to support the rapid expansion of material being shipped to the US. Working alongside the overseas manufacturing organization, you will ensure that the organization has secured the needed warehousing and logistics services to move solar modules from the ports to the warehouse and ultimately to the construction site to support customers. Leveraging your existing relationships you will develop the strategy and ensure cost-effective and long-term resource supply to support the company’s growth plan in the US solar market.
The ideal candidate will have:
- Bachelor’s degree or relevant work experience in the PV and logistics and supply chain industry.
- 8+ years of experience in logistics purchasing or international planning and delivery.
- Strong relationships with logistics and warehouse providers nationally.
- Knowledgeable with TMS software and vendor EDI management.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills and excellent negotiation abilities.
Salary Range: $150-$170K depending on experience + incentives.
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