Founded in 1925, ATCC is a non-profit organization with a mission to acquire, authenticate, preserve, develop, standardize, and distribute biological materials and information for the advancement and application of scientific knowledge.
The Manager, Purchasing will lead and manage personnel within the procurement department. The Manager will develop and manage the processes of procurement of materials and services in accordance with ATCC’s corporate policies and procedures at the best possible negotiated terms for price, quality, and delivery. The Purchasing Manager develops the policies, processes, and systems required to serve ATCC’s needs. Ensures a robust and reliable supply chain for purchased material and contracted services; is responsible for procurement operations requiring advanced vendor relationship management skills and the ability to interface with all levels of management and cross-functional teams throughout the company’s operations. The incumbent ensures that department personnel are adequately trained, resourced, equipped and focused to accomplish their goals and objectives.
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