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Procurement Analyst - Atlanta, GA

Location: 

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Company:  APG Headquarters

 

Job ID:  149078

 

Oldcastle APG, a CRH company, is a leading supplier of products for North America’s building and landscaping markets. Its products include concrete masonry and hardscapes, packaged cement mixes, packaged lawn and garden products and composite decking products that are sold through a variety of channels.  Oldcastle APG is the innovator behind many of the industry’s well-known brands including Belgard Hardscapes, Echelon masonry products, Sakrete bagged dry-mixes, Anchor Wall Systems, MoistureShield composite decking, among others.  With over 195 operating locations and 6,500 employees, Oldcastle APG operates across 36 states and 5 Canadian provinces.  Oldcastle APG is a U.S. subsidiary of CRH plc., a leading global diversified building materials group.

 

Job Summary

 

The Procurement Analyst will provide the businesses with accurate and timely information needed to effectively source and procure goods and services. The information will be obtained through data management and analysis and will be used to assist in the evaluation of new and existing procurement programs, to track spend and benefits associated with sourcing efforts, to measure appropriate cost and market trends, and to support cost forecasts as needed. This is a key role in ensuring that the electronic procurement systems and tools are effectively managed, utilized and maintained. 

 

  • Support procurement efforts across the company, provide frequent and effective communication, drive alignment and understanding of sourced programs
  • Lead efforts to improve the quality and availability of procurement data for the businesses, including designing, implementing, and maintaining an effective spend analysis system
  • Work closely with finance, procurement, IT, and other groups to maintain consistency in cost information and ensure proper training and access is provided as appropriate; review transactional level data to ensure adherence of supplier-agreed rebate and discount programs, pricing and terms
  • Maintain supplier scorecards and publish routine supplier evaluations/metrics
  • Track and report on procurement savings initiatives
  • Provide support to strategic sourcing projects and planning
  • Perform pricing and savings analysis, track and report on key market data/trends, and analyze spend patterns
  • Act as capital project liaison for procurement

 

Requirements

 

  • Bachelor of Science, Business or related degree or the equivalent in relevant experience
  • 3 + years of business, analytical or related experience
  • Experience working with databases, data warehouse applications and / or ERP systems
  • Experience specifically with electronic procurement systems and tools beneficial
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications required
  • Overnight travel required up to 20% of the time

 

Preferences

 

  • Experience in Manufacturing a plus
  • Experience with Ariba and Tableau is a plus

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle Architectural, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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Date Posted:  Mar 08, 2019


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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