The Director of Procurement, Vendor Management & Audit/Compliance is a critical role to our organization responsible for developing, managing and executing Allsup’s purchasing and vendor management strategy. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated individual with a demonstrated background in procurement and supplier management, capable of both hands-on individual contribution and strong leadership in a dynamic, fast paced environment. We’re seeking an individual who demonstrates highly effective collaboration internally and externally, has a passionate focus on success, a tenacious commitment to continuous improvement for procurement across the entire organization. As such, the selected candidate must be comfortable in an environment where the final work product has a direct, highly impactful line-of-sight to business performance and finds considerable satisfaction with the job environment being more about constantly challenging the status quo versus “maintaining”.
This role will be responsible for securing the best in class vendor services and negotiating the vendor contracts. This candidate will need to embrace ambiguity and relish working with a blank slate. This person will play a critical role in leading and developing this new role for Allsup. This includes forecast development, strategic sourcing, procurement, supplier relationship management, supplier quality management, and supplier audit.
In addition, this role will plan, supervise, assist and perform internal audit work defined by Senior Leadership, effectively utilizing resources to assure proper controls exist and are functioning and risk is appropriately mitigated.
Position reports to VP, Consulting and Administration.
Audit and Compliance:
Bachelor’s degree in business administration, accounting, finance or a related field. Master’s degree desirable but not required. Minimum 5 years of work experience in finance, business and or related field. 5 plus years of procurement and vendor management experience. Experience performing internal audits and compliance with certification in CIA or CISA a plus.