Indirect Material Purchasing Manager - Capex/Tooling
Purchasing & Sourcing
Full Time
Charlotte, North Carolina

Leads Capital Expenditures and Tooling purchasing for Electrolux North America. 
Supervises day-to-day activities of a team of buyers that execute Capex sourcing
and a clerical team that manages Capex contracts, PO’s and invoicing. Responsible for Capital strategy, all Capex related sourcing activities and results including achieved savings and improved payment terms.


  • Responsible for all sourcing activities for Indirect Material Commodity Management of CAPEX and Tooling.
  • Manage all contract verbiage negotiations with suppliers with support of legal team.
  • Ensure that all sourcing decisions reflect the best interest of Electrolux.
  • Organize and execute the RFQ process according to Electrolux rules and processes.
  • Organize and present proposed sourcing decisions to upper management for review and approval.
    Develop the CAPEX purchasing teams.
  • Work with Electrolux facilities to understand both current and future Capex needs.
    Ensure compliance with Electrolux procedures.
  • Follow purchasing life cycle from contract through final acceptance at plant and serve as escalation point for any supplier issues during this timeframe.
  • Participate and support in build-up of Capex strategies and ensure their execution.
  • Continue to update and publish Capex purchasing policy to best support site teams while following related Electrolux purchasing guidelines.
  • Communicate and work in-conjunction with global Capex teams.
  • Keep all Capex related metrics include spend and savings analysis, category totals, payment term detail and supplier detail.
  • Work with Finance team to track project spend detail, perform accruals and reconcile actuals.

Minimum Qualification

  • Four year degree in business or related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years Capex purchasing experience in a similar industry.
  • Experience with contracts and contract negotiations.
  • Management experience. 


  • Procurement strategy development
  • Sustainable purchasing
  • Contract management
  • Procurement management
  • Negotiation
  • Strategic sourcing
  • Vendor management
  • Supply chain
  • Operational leadership
  • Strategic leadership
  • People leadership