Director of Procurement

Milford, NH 03055

Employment Type: Direct Hire Category: Skilled Manufacturing Job Number: 13433

Job Description

Our client located in Milford, NH, is looking for a Director of Procurement to join their team. This direct hire position will have you working in the office Monday – Friday 8am-5pm and offers a competitive salary commensurate with skills and experience.

You will also be eligible for their comprehensive benefits package including medical/dental/vision/disability/life insurance, HRA/FSA, stock options and profit sharing, 401k, professional development opportunities, paid time off, and health/wellness benefits.

As the Director of Procurement your duties will include:

  • Oversee purchasing
  • Effectively manage inventory, quality, cost, and vendors to meet customer needs
  • Mentor/develop staff
  • Relationship building
  • Act as subject matter expert and ensure strategy aligns with company goals
  • Develop and implement processes to best support purchasing functions
  • Collaborate with others to plan for and meet customer demand
  • Evaluate supplier performance
  • Identify supply chain improvements and monitor inventory
  • Ensure company goals are met through metric tracking
  • Develop and implement material strategy/execution plan
  • Manage/maintain appropriate supply levels
  • Vendor relations
  • Proactively address issues
  • Prepare materials budget and annual schedule/operations plan
  • Participate with team regarding operational decisions and meeting company objectives
  • Participate in purchasing meetings to solve problems
  • Follow company policies/procedures
  • Collaborate with other departments to achieve organizational goals
  • Additional duties as assigned

Your qualifications for the Director of Procurement position:

  • High School Diploma, Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • 10+ years master/planning/scheduling experience
  • Previous contract manufacturing experience
  • APICS certification preferred
  • Demonstrated leadership and negotiation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent computer skills including Microsoft Office suite and MRP/ERP systems
  • Excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and work effectively under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Excellent math skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to manage change with new tools/programs

Are you a purchasing leader looking for a new opportunity in an engaging, collaborative, empowering work environment? Apply today! To apply for this position, please email your resume to, call 603-358-1000 or apply online at

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Meet Your Recruiter

Joelle Phippard
Senior Staffing Manager

Hello! Thanks for checking out my job openings. I specialize in recruiting and placing individuals in Light Industrial and Mid-Level Technical positions for a diverse set of local manufacturing clients in New Hampshire, Vermont and Massachusetts. I am responsible for overseeing candidate sourcing and managing our customer and field employee relationships. Connect with me on LinkedIn here: Joelle on LinkedIn