Procurement Manager (HID1525)

Austin, TX North AmericaUSAustin, TX
HID Global
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Mid-Senior Level

Procurement Manager - Become a Procurement Manager in an Innovative High-Tech Security Company

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We are a growing multinational technical security company based in Austin, TX that offers its employees a fun work environment, flexibility, and career opportunity.


The Position: What you will be doing: Summary of job

HID is seeking an energetic, innovative Procurement Manager to join the fulfillment operations group based in our HID Headquarters at Austin, TX. The Procurement Manager is a collaborative position that plays a key role in the success of the N. America Fulfillment Operations. This position will support all fulfillment activities to improve inventory management, material flow, order management, and customer service.


  • Key stake holder in overall inventory and order fulfillment performance with regards to attainment, quality, delivery, safety, and process improvement.
  • Leads and / or Collaborates with appropriate associates to establish projects and action plans directed at improving business performance (with a heavy focus on KPI’s).
  • Communicates status, risk, and issues associated with action plans and projects to appropriate leadership within the organization and takes responsibility for actions to ensure successful outcomes.
  • Controls the general health of procurement and production control (including but not limited to culture, team cohesiveness, workload, morale, etc) and provides feedback on individual and team performance to senior leadership.
  • Fosters a Lean / Six Sigma culture of continuous improvement and waste reduction through application of structured process discipline.
  • May organize benchmarking, training, seminars, professional organizations, perform reading, attend webinars, or perform research to increase business operations knowledge
  • Presents business cases and recommendations to stakeholders and senior management for process improvement.
  • Assists in the development and review of budgets and headcount plans.
  • Manage inventory performance (inbound, outbound, net value, inventory turns, slow / obsolete / excess)
  • Enable sales to meet growth targets and objectives while operating within business standards
  • Maintain the flow of fulfillment via backlog / order management
  • Coordinate and perform scheduling tasks – reschedule, holds, ATP maintenance


What we are looking for:

  • B.S degree preferred, or equivalent combination of training and related experience
  • Lean Manufacturing / 6-sigma knowledge.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact with different levels of the organization.
  • Self-motivated and team-oriented mindset. 
  • 3-5 years of supply chain experience preferred.
  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
  • Must be able to plan, organize and implement multiple concurrent tasks
  • Drives for results through timely decision making and the ability to prioritize, plan and measure work
  • Possesses the ability to influence, motivate, and enable others to contribute to the effectiveness of the organization
  • Possesses strong understanding of problem-solving techniques
  • Resolves conflicts and disputes by addressing multiple viewpoints to develop a mutually satisfying outcome
  • Must be able to communicate with large groups of people and with different levels of organization
  • Communicates information verbally and in writing in the appropriate language and format according to the audience.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Excellent terms and conditions
  • Flexibility
  • On-the-job training and development
  • Work as part of a global team


HID Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran


HID Global powers the trusted identities of the world's people, places and things. Every day millions of people in more than 100 countries use our products and services to securely access physical and digital places. Over 2 billion things that need to be identified, verified and tracked are connected through HID Global’s technology. We make it possible for people to transact safely, work productively and travel freely. We work with governments, universities, hospitals, financial institutions and some of the most innovative companies on the planet—helping them to create trusting and trusted physical and digital environments so that they and the people who use them can fulfill their potential. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, HID Global has over 4,000 employees worldwide and operates international offices that support more than 100 countries. HID Global® is an ASSA ABLOY Group brand. For more information, visit