O-I Global Procurement Manager - HR Services in Perrysburg, Ohio

Global Procurement Manager - HR Services

  • Job ID #:5920

  • Functional Area:Purchasing

  • Position Type:Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided:

  • Location:Global HQ - Perrysburg, OH

  • Department:Procurement

  • Education Required:Bachelors Degree

  • Experience Required:7 - 10 Years

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Position Description:

Owens-Illinois, Inc., (O-I) is the world's leading designer and manufacturer of pure, sustainable, healthy glass containers for many of the world's most well-known food and beverage brands. We are looking for a motivated, talented individual interested in a role with significant growth opportunity to join our organization as a Global Procurement Manager - HR Services.

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Global Procurement Manager - HR Services

This position is accountable to procure goods and services for the Corporate functions within company corporate policies and procedures at the best possible terms for the price, quality, service, and delivery. This includes negotiating contracts, delivering savings targets, developing new suppliers, building and maintaining internal and external relationships, and leading global teams.


Manage multi-million in Corporate spend

Support and implement commodity strategies for assigned categories

Categories may include HR, Marketing, Communications, Finance, Risk, Treasury, etc.

  • Researching and understanding global and regional market trends

  • Developing and implementing appropriate sourcing strategies

  • Developing and executing the request for quotations

  • Negotiating contracts to meet business requirements and ensuring compliance with legal standards

  • Managing supplier performance in order to meet all quality and delivery requirements

Deliver savings targets in terms of EBIT (i.e., year over year cost reduction) and cash (i.e., payment terms and inventories).

Identify new sources of supply that will result in cost savings and better overall product offering, including suppliers in low-cost countries.

Lead global, cross-functional teams to leverage buying power and best practices.

Build strong relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders.


Manage multi-million in Corporate goods and services spend.

Position Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Engineering or related area. MBA preferred

  • Minimum 7 - 10 years procurement experience.

  • Excellent negotiations skills and contract management skills.

  • Purchasing certification, e.g. CPM or CPSM, preferred

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

  • SAP experience preferred.

  • Lean/Six Sigma certification preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong skills in financial management and analysis.


Travel required: 20-30%


  • Opportunity for future growth and advancement

  • Generous, Award-winning 401(k) plan w/ employer contribution & match

  • Half Day Fridays during

  • Comprehensive benefits package

  • Relaxed and contemporary dress code

  • Education Assistance program

  • Adoption Assistance program

  • and much more…

Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

Must be authorized to work in the country in which you are applying for a position. O-I will not fund or manage the process of obtaining any required work authorization.

O-I is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact O-I at hr.recruiters@o-i.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.