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Team Manager - Procurement Excellence

Requisition ID:  16048 

Reflected in our name, AM/NS Calvert is a joint venture between ArcelorMittal and Nippon Steel Corporation, two of the world’s leading steelmakers. We use the most innovative technology to create the steels tomorrow’s world will be made of. As part of ArcelorMittal, every day over 190,000 of our talented people, located in over 60 countries, push the boundaries of digitalization and use advanced technology to create a world that is stronger, faster and smarter. Our strength comes from having a rich tapestry of high-performance, multi-cultural teams, each of them working together effectively to achieve the same organizational goals. AM/NS Calvert promotes an innovative, diverse team experience, while supporting our team members in advancing their careers


Located in Calvert, 35 miles north of Mobile, Alabama, our state-of-the-art steel processing facility has the capacity to process 5.3 million tons of high-value steel grades in the North America market. We are constantly striving to work safer and smarter, and to make our products stronger, lighter and more sustainable so we can meet the ever-changing needs of our customers, our communities and the wider world.




  • Lead, support, and coach a team dedicated to Procurement Excellence to be achieved through the research, evaluation, and implementation of innovation technologies [potential technologies include advanced business analytics and collaboration tools, increased automation, AI, and 3D printing] 
  • Collaborate with all Procurement areas, including Central Warehouse Operations and External Logistics, to maximize savings through the development of support analyses tools and best practices, including the creation of a “knowledge library” to support strategic sourcing decisions
  • Develop departmental dashboards with key performance indicators to track performance, and work with the Procurement team to define action plans for deviation root causes



  • BS in Finance/Accounting, IT, Engineering or Business Administration
  • Minimum of 1 years of management experience
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience with quantitative analysis and performance management systems



  • Exceptional quantitative, analytical, and project management skills
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal communications skills with the ability to make presentations to top management



  • Extensive knowledge and experience with SAP [preferably with SRM, MM and WM]
  • PC and software literate, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and relational databases.
  • Market and Industry research/analysis techniques.
  • Knowledge of strategic sourcing best practices   
  • Demonstrates strong work ethic and displays a high degree of professionalism



  • Lead the research, development and implementation of Procurement improvement initiatives
  • Establish and communicate relevant benchmarks and industry indicators to all Procurement areas
  • Facilitate the development of Spend Intelligence tools by mapping and categorizing departmental spending
  • Work with departmental stakeholders to develop effective cost-reduction strategies and execution plans
  • Develop and facilitate the Performance Management processes used to track departmental progress
  • Facilitate cross-functional collaboration to drive business value and effective decision making
  • Provide governance regarding departmental policies and procedures
  • Fulfill the commitment to ensure a safe and healthy work environment
  • Fulfill the responsibilities required to achieve the Quality Commitment
  • Demonstrates the company values of Safety, Teamwork, Accountability, Relationships, and Sustainability
  • Demonstrate commitment to teamwork by fostering an environment that embodies trust and respect
  • Ensure working knowledge of competencies as defined in ISO 14001 (current version), IATF 16949 (current version), and ISO 17025 (current version)   



  • Quarterly bonuses
  • Paid vacation starting at 13 days per year; 10 paid holidays
  • Paid parental leave
  • 401k employer match 6%
  • Health insurance; prescription drug insurance; dental insurance; vision insurance
  • Life insurance; short- and long-term disability plans; AD&D insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts (FSA)
  • Health savings account (HSA)
  • Employee assistance program; Health and wellness programs
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Charitable gift matching
  • Employee discounts



  • Laptop, Desk Phone, Cell Phone              



  • Office Environment     
  • Interest and ability to work at our site location in Calvert, Alabama 



  • Days, Monday to Friday with extended hours as required due to periods of peak workloads


Please note: The Job Profile is only a summary of the typical functions of the job, not an exhaustive or comprehensive list of all possible job responsibilities, tasks, and duties.



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AMNS Calvert is an EEO Employer: Race, Color, National Origin, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Disability, Age, Vet, and Other Protected Group Status. 

Nearest Major Market: Mobile AL

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