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Team Manager Purchasing - Spare Parts and Consumable Materials

Requisition ID:  13403 

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.




  • Support, lead, coach, and mentor the Purchasing Team (Materials) in major initiatives and projects including negotiation, preparation, and execution of contracts.
  • Manage sourcing commercial issues for commodities – including negotiation, preparation, and execution of contracts.



  • Provide leadership and management
  • Understand and build strategies for Materials sourcing. 
  • Promote AM/NS Calvert LLC Sourcing Methodology and reduce Total Cost of Use.
  • Research and provide market analysis for services and materials.
  • Identify, qualify, coach, and manage suppliers to deliver high quality and low cost.
  • Identify and drive commodity leverage opportunities.
  • Provide and maintain procurement data in SAP-MM, SRM and other ERP systems.
  • Review and maintain Contract in Contract Management System (CLM)
  • Provide a customer focus and result focus methodology to internal and external customers
  • Assure data accuracy, reporting, and compliance
  • Measure and maintain KPI goals and objectives
  • Identify continuous improvement initiatives aimed at achieving year-over-year cost reductions for material and services purchases.
  • Fulfills the commitment to ensure a safe and healthy work environment
  • Fulfills the responsibilities required to achieve the Quality Commitment
  • Demonstrates commitment to teamwork by fostering an environment that embodies trust and respect
  • Ensure working knowledge of competencies as defined in ISO 14001:2015, IATF 16949:2016 and ISO 17025:2017 



  • BS in Finance/Accounting, Engineering or Business Administration
  • Minimum of 5 years sourcing experience in Construction/ Capital Equipment, Services
  • Good organizational and leadership skills, 1+ years of management experience
  • Strong project management skills, and ability to effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Proven contract negotiation skills



  • Understanding of Contract/Legal Terminology and Language at an intermediate/proficient level.
  • PC and software literate, including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and relational databases.
  • Market and Industry research/analysis techniques.
  • Knowledge of strategic sourcing best practices.
  • Bidding Platforms
  • SAP
  • Project Management/Analytical/Leadership skills.
  • Statistical Analysis 



  • Demonstrates strong decision-making, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Able to competently handle a fast-paced environment, with strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills
  • Ability to deal sensitively with confidential material
  • Demonstrates strong interpersonal communications skills, written and verbal
  • Demonstrates strong work ethic and displays a high degree of professionalism
  • Interest and ability to work at our site location in Calvert, Alabama 



  • Laptop, Desk Phone, Cell Phone              



  • Office Environment       



  • 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. 

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