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Atrium StaffingLittle Falls, NJ
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Company Description

Atrium Staffing is a pioneering WBENC-certified organization, which delivers workforce management and talent acquisition solutions. Informed by people, process, and technology, their goal remains to enhance the candidate experience and elevate each unique employer brand. The firm’s expertise includes nationwide temporary and direct hire staffing, payrolling services, independent contractor compliance, direct sourcings, managed service provider (MSP) programs, and intern program design. Established in 1995 by Rebecca Cenni on her trademarked Applicant-Centric approach which humanized the often transactional relationship between candidates and staffing agencies. Over the past twenty years, Atrium has grown into WBENC-certified staffing solutions firm with a national reach and depth. Headquartered in New York, NY, it has a staff strength between 201-500 employees. Atrium Staffing employees benefits include Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Fixed Interest Savings, and Pensions. Atrium is reported to have an annual revenue estimated at $260 million.

Job Description

Our client is a 75 year old company in the Aerospace and Defense Industry. Their primary products manufactured are Precision Valves, Power Conversion, Motor Drives, and Actuation Systems for Shipboard and Sub-Sea Systems, Military Aircraft and Government Spacecraft.?At the moment, they are looking to hire a?Procurement Category Leader.



Position Profile:

This position is responsible for strategic sourcing of materials and services for one or more categories.? Machined parts and/or Circuit Card Assembly category experience is required. Responsibilities will include gathering sourcing requirements, surveying the market, developing RFP and/or writing proposals, negotiating supply contracts, and selecting new sources of supply to meet business needs.? Drive year over year supplier development, spend productivity and relationship management.? Work closely with Supplier Quality Engineering on non-conforming material issues and supplier corrective actions (SCAR?s).? Follow-up with stake holders to ensure contract terms are correctly reflected in the supply chain system of record.

Essential or Primary Responsibilities of the?Procurement Category Leader:

  • Partner cross-functionally with internal stake holders to capture and address sourcing requirements

  • Work closely with Design Engineers and category supply base to reduce no bids and lower costs

  • Identify new sources and negotiate agreements to help meet strategic business objectives

  • Develop and implement sourcing strategies to manage category spend and supply risks

  • Lead supplier development process by evaluating suppliers? performance and facilitating improvements

  • Analyze category spend and proactively identify opportunities for improvement

  • Report metrics and corrective actions progress against category targets

  • Authorize purchasing master data maintenance to reflect contracted price, terms and conditions

  • Utilize the company?s current and participate in the implementation of a new ERP system

Additional Responsibilities of the?Procurement Category Leader:

  • Bring initiatives and activities to closure in a timely manner through effective interaction with individuals, both internal and external to the organization

  • Abide by all safety, quality, housekeeping and company policies/procedures to ensure compliance to all regulatory and internal system requirements

  • Foster a positive and cooperative work environment through effective communication at all levels internal and external to the organization

  • Actively participate in team meetings, improvement initiatives/programs, and support actions to drive company initiatives/goals

  • Assist in the training of personnel to perform required technical tasks and/or sourcing process steps

  • Consistently demonstrate commitment to company values

  • Assume responsibility for related duties as required or assigned

  • Ensure that work area is clean, secure, and well maintained

  • Complete special projects and miscellaneous assignments as required

Work Environment:

  • This job interacts both in a professional office environment and a manufacturing/machine shop environment. This role uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines, as well as environments inclusive of

  • the appropriate eye, hearing and foot protection (as required)

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to conditions typical of a manufacturing/machine shop environment, including, but not limited to:? fluids, fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts, noise and vibration

  • Temperature of work environment may be affected by outside/external temperatures, machining processes, etc

  • This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are 8 hours, Monday through Friday. Overtime and weekend work are required, as job duties demand

  • May require up to 25% travel

Qualifications for the?Procurement Category Leader:

  • 10 years sourcing experience in a manufacturing environment, A&D industry segment a plus

  • 5+ years? experience sourcing machined parts and/or circuit card assemblies

  • Strong understanding of category and supply chain concepts, practices and procedures

  • Strategic thinker with excellent communication and negotiation skills

  • Computer literate, with MS Office/PC expertise, and ERP experience

Physical Requirements:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear

  • The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms, and to use hands to finger, handle or feel

  • The employee is regularly required to stand, sit, walk, stoop, or crouch, and move about the facility

  • The employee may be required to lift and/or move items weighing up to 25 pounds

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor?s degree in Engineering (with MBA preferred)

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Estimated annual salary


  • Enforce safety and sanitation regulations.
  • Direct and coordinate the activities of employees engaged in the production or processing of goods, such as inspectors, machine setters, or fabricators.
  • Confer with other supervisors to coordinate operations and activities within or between departments.
  • Plan and establish work schedules, assignments, and production sequences to meet production goals.


  • Reading ComprehensionUnderstanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Active ListeningGiving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  • WritingCommunicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • SpeakingTalking to others to convey information effectively.


  • Administration and ManagementKnowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
  • Personnel and Human ResourcesKnowledge of principles and procedures for personnel recruitment, selection, training, compensation and benefits, labor relations and negotiation, and personnel information systems.
  • Production and ProcessingKnowledge of raw materials, production processes, quality control, costs, and other techniques for maximizing the effective manufacture and distribution of goods.
  • Computers and ElectronicsKnowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment, and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming.

Atrium Staffing


Company - Private




$100M to $500M


Multiple locations


Human Resources




Rebecca Cenni

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