camplejeune | VP, Global Procurement - Dentsply Sirona International in Hope Mills, NC

VP, Global Procurement - Dentsply Sirona International

  • Dentsply Sirona International
  • 1249 Chicken Foot Rd
  • Hope Mills, NC 28348
  • Full-Time
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Dentsply Sirona is the worlds largest manufacturer of professional dental products and technologies, with a 130-year history of innovation and service to the dental industry and patients worldwide. Dentsply Sirona develops, manufactures, and markets a comprehensive solutions offering including dental and oral health products as well as other consumable medical devices under a strong portfolio of world class brands. As The Dental Solutions Company TM, Dentsply Sironas products provide innovative, high-quality and effective solutions to advance patient care and deliver better, safer and faster dentistry. Dentsply Sironas global headquarters is located in York, Pennsylvania, and the international headquarters is based in Salzburg, Austria. The companys shares are listed in the United States on NASDAQ under the symbol XRAY.

Bringing out the best in people

As advanced as dentistry is today, we are dedicated to making it even better. Our people have a passion for innovation and are committed to applying it to improve dental care. We live and breathe high performance, working as one global team, bringing out the best in each other for the benefit of dental patients, and the professionals who serve them. If you want to grow and develop as a part of a team that is shaping an industry, then were looking for the best to join us.

Working at Dentsply Sirona you are able to:

Develop faster - with our commitment to the best professional development.

Perform better - as part of a high-performance, empowering culture.

Shape an industry - with a market leader that continues to drive innovation.

Make a difference -by helping improve oral health worldwide.

This exciting role at Dentsply Sirona will be responsible for our global procurement team and function reporting to our Chief Supply Chain Officer.

The scope of this role will include;

  • Developing, implementing and maintaining best in class procurement strategies by applying Best Practices category management strategic sourcing strategies, techniques and processes.
  • Consolidating direct and indirect procurement associates and activities into one global team
  • Delivering on annual goals and objectives
  • Developing make/buy/toll process
  • Key Responsibilities:

  • Leads and develops a center-led category management team that creates sustainable, best in class procurement strategies to realize strategic procurement objectives including year over year cost reduction targets, working capital improvement, service level improvements, supply risk mitigation and achievement of QSTV (Quality/Service/Technology/Value) strategic supplier performance targets in line with business objectives.
  • Develop the direct and indirect team members to continuously improve the effectiveness of category management / strategic sourcing programs, techniques and processes. Innovates and defines the multi-year category plan / roadmap that is synchronized with business unit partners from GIP phase 2 through mass production.
  • Support executive relationships with top suppliers and employs SRM methods aligned with Sr. Executive stakeholders within the company.
  • Develop and implement world class systems/tools, training, SOP and policy deployment. Mitigates supply base complexity. Leverage supply base innovations to improve new product development speed, competiveness and R&D expenses.
  • Key Required Skills, Knowledge and Capabilities:

  • Technical degree
  • Masters degree preferred
  • 5+ years of Category or equivalent management
  • Global experience
  • Years and Type of Experience:

  • Minimum 10+ years of functional procurement experience with a large multi-national company, preferably with a company known for procurement Best Practices
  • Key Required Skills, Knowledge and Capabilities:

  • Experience in an FDA regulatory environment preferred.
  • Led strategic best practices in low-cost country sourcing and supplier integration.
  • Creation and implementation of global procurement/sourcing strategies, increased supplier productivity, enhanced supplier integration, and improved product delivery while continuing to improve product quality, working capital, and overall supply chain processes
  • Strong influencing and relationship skills required
  • Excellent communications and presentation skills
  • Large scale change capabilities and experience are essential for success in this role.
  • DentsplySirona is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or protected Veteran status. We appreciate your interest in DentsplySirona.

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    Associated topics: buyer, material, meat, procurement, purchase, sap, supplier, supply, turnaround, warehouse


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