Scottsdale, Arizona


POSITION SUMMARY:  With general direction from senior Procurement leadership, the Procurement Manager leads and oversees the systems, and related processes and procedures to support the Procurement function. This includes but is not limited to, supporting Procurement projects and systems and participating in the on-going transformation of source to pay best practices.

PRINCIPLE RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • Works closely with the Procurement and relevant business teams to develop and implement the appropriate business processes.
  • Monitors and manages to relevant metrics including spend analytics, procure-to-pay processes, operational efficiencies, supplier performance and benefits capture of major subcontractors.
  • Liaisons with other functions to help develop unique processes specific to procurement and ensure it meets the overall intent to standardize processes across Republic Services.
  • Becomes subject matter expert in Procurement systems and applications to improve efficiency and productivity. 
  • Documents the necessary standards. Works with business counterparts to create and offer any trainings to the user community.
  • Leads process standardization and process efficiencies to ensure policy/requirements are met through e-Procurement tool (e.g., online categories, etc.).
  • As defined by senior procurement leadership, facilitates the execution of defined procurement strategies, including driving alignment and compliance with all corporate procurement initiatives.
  • Manages in the development and implementation of effective supplier performance management and collaboration initiatives to ensure continuous improvement.
  • Coaches, mentors, and supports the professional development of team members. Provides leadership by positively affecting morale through individual and team recognition.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.

Minimum QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, Finance, or Accounting and/or Master’s in Business Administration.
  • Minimum of 5 years of supply chain, procurement experience or related experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Professional supply chain certification (e.g. CPM, CPSM, Six Sigma) desired
  • Experience creating and maintaining contracts and contract data
  • 2 years or more of experience leading or providing direction to others.
  • Effective teaming and relationship building with other Republic Services teams such as Accounts Payable, IT and Fleet management.
  • Proficiency with eProcurement systems, MS Office, including advanced MS Excel skills, Sharepoint tools, Reporting, SQL, Data Analysis
  • Experience in ERP or new application implementation, providing training and support in the new system.

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.




Why choose Republic?

Joining Republic isn’t just about taking on a new job, it’s about making a commitment to create a more sustainable world together. Our people provide an essential service, serving and impacting customers, neighborhoods, and communities everywhere.

As a company, we are proud of our values and encourage those who share in our aspirations to join our team:
· We protect our colleagues and communities through safe practices everywhere, every day.
· We are committed to serving our customers and communities by going above and beyond to exceed expectations.
· We take action to improve neighborhoods and communities by being environmentally responsible and creating a more sustainable world.
· We are driven to deliver results in the right way.
· We encourage a human centered culture that honors the unique potential and dignity of every person.

Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

The statements used herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by an employee in this position, and are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties and skills required by an incumbent so classified.  Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

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Scottsdale, Arizona

Our Company

Republic Services is an industry leader in the U.S. non-hazardous solid waste industry with revenues in excess of $8 billion. Across 39 states and Puerto Rico, we have a dynamic team of 30,000 employees all focused on serving customers and providing superior solutions to become America’s preferred recycling and waste partner.

Republic currently serves commercial, industrial, municipal and residential customers through 336 collection operations, 199 transfer stations, 190 active solid waste landfills and 64 recycling centers. We also operate 69 landfill gas and renewable energy projects.

Customer Focused

There are no more important relationships than the ones forged with each customer. We want our customers to feel at ease because of the reliability of services, uplifted by the environmental impact we can make partnering together, and delighted by the simple solutions and array of services we provide.

We’ll handle it from here.™, our brand tagline, lets customers know that they can count on us to provide an effortless experience. We care about making a difference in our customers’ lives.

Core Values

We are guided by the principles we’ve adopted as our core values – to be Respectful, Responsible, Reliable, Resourceful and Relentless in all we do, every day. Our employees are reminded of these principles every time we see the five R’s joined together to form the Republic Services Star.

Environmental Commitment

Republic is devoted to delivering convenient, cost-effective recycling and waste solutions across our national footprint in a way that also minimizes the strain on our planet’s resources. We partner with our customers and communities to advance sustainable solutions for our planet.

 

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