Teledyne Technologies

Procurement Supervisor

Job Locations US-MA-N. Falmouth
Requisition ID
Company Name
Teledyne Benthos-Webb
Citizenship/Visa Requirement
US Citizen/US National/Perm Resident/ Asylee/Refugee

Company Overview

Teledyne Marine is a group of leading-edge undersea technology companies that have been assembled by Teledyne Technologies Incorporated. Through acquisitions and collaboration, over the past 10 years Teledyne Marine has evolved into an industry powerhouse, bringing the best of the best together under a single umbrella.  With technologies divided into 5 core segments; Imaging, Instruments, Interconnect, Seismic and Vehicles, Teledyne Marine sales staff can address not only brand level solutions, but turn-key, customized systems that leverage our full range of technology. Our goal is to provide one-stop purchasing capability, world-wide customer support, and the technical expertise to solve our customer's toughest challenges.  A Sea of Solutions…..One Supplier.


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Position Summary and Responsibilities

Position Overview:

This position is responsible for assisting with the development and execution of supply chain strategies in accordance with best practices set by the department manager. The Procurement Supervisor will evaluate and set goals of assigned staff; providing mentorship, technical guidance, training and direction relating to short-term and long term priorities and activities in order to maximize departmental outcomes as well as staff personal growth and development.  This role is also expected to possess a high degree of comprehension of the overall procurement process and commodities/categories being procured at the business unit level.


 Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise Purchasing staff in day-to-day procurement activities
  • Provide staff training as required
  • Execute periodic internal audits to ensure that purchasing processes and procedures are followed
  • Perform staff performance reviews and authorize time off requests
  • Conduct frequent staff meetings and encourage communication within the procurement team
  • Maintain, monitor, and/or adjust  inventory levels to meet the needs of the business unit
  • Coach, motivate, and provide leadership to the procurement team
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with key suppliers
  • Oversee supplier compliance function for the business unit including Master Supply and Non-Disclosure agreements in need of modification and/or renewal
  • Approve supplier invoice exceptions and expedite fees as required
  • Maintain IFS system maintenance within scope of responsibilities or as assigned
  • Coordinate, conduct, and participate in cross functional team meetings to investigate and recommend continuous process improvement and cost reductions
  • Provide guidance and assistance to internal customers and other procurement personnel
  • Possess a high degree of comprehension of the overall procurement process and commodities/categories being procured
  • Provide and develop statistical data/ targeted reports to support department cost reduction and continuous improvement goals
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by Manager of Procurement or Regional Procurement Manager
  • Collaborate with and contribute to Regional and National procurement objectives as assigned



Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred or Certificate or Training in Management/Supervision
  • Three (3) to Five (5) years procurement experience
  • CPIM or CPM certification preferred
  • Procurement experience in manufacturing, preferably in an engineered to order environment
  • Experience in the development and negotiation of  supplier agreement contracts


Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to work with changing demands in a fast paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills (written and verbal) with the ability to effectively communicate at all levels within the organization
  • Knowledge of MS Office to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and ERP Software
  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to work independently and prioritize daily tasks
  • Necessary to be a team player with the ability to work effectively with other departments on special projects as assigned





What can Teledyne offer YOU?

A Competitive Salary & Benefits Package
Excellent Health, Dental, Vision
Paid Vacation Time
Paid Sick Time
Life Insurance Benefits
Paid Holidays
401(k) Eligibility
Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Fitness Challenges
Educational Tuition Reimbursement
Employee Fun Events throughout the year

Citizenship Requirements

Due to the type of work at the facility and certain access restrictions, successful applicants must be a "U.S. Person" (US citizens, US nationals, lawful permanent residents, asylees or refugees).

Teledyne is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,color,religion,religious creed,gender,sexual orientation,gender identity,gender expression,transgender,pregnancy,marital status,national origin,ancestry,citizenship status,age,disability,protected Veteran Status,genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal,state,or local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment,please email or call (855)479-1480. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.


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