Purchasing Manager

Oportun - San Carlos, CA (30+ days ago)3.9


Responsibilities:

  • Under the general direction of the Director of Procurement, the Purchasing Manager is responsible for managing the purchasing activities for an assigned group of Business Owners within Oportun.
  • Leads the solicitation and award process for procurement of capital equipment, hard goods and outside services. Includes RFP processes, negotiations, contract review and ongoing vendor management.
  • Leads, trains, develops and supervises professional procurement staff and support staff.
  • Coordinates and interprets policies, procedures, and applicable laws for centralized purchasing.
  • Partners with assigned Business Owners.
  • Understands current vendors, the activities they support and contract status.
  • Track savings.

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years’ purchasing experience including contract negotiations and vendor management.
  • Highly organized with a strong attention to detail.
  • Good leadership skills
  • Strong communication, relationship building, presentation and business analysis skills.
  • College Degree preferred

Job Type: Full-time