Senior Indirect Procurement Buyer


GAF Energy


$90,000 - $115,000 anually

Job Description

GAF Energy is transforming the solar and roofing industries to generate energy from every roof. A Standard Industries company, GAF Energy works with North America’s largest roofing and waterproofing manufacturer, GAF, to offer homeowners elegant, roof-integrated solar options through a national network of roofing partners. The company’s leading product, Timberline Solar™, incorporates the world’s first nailable solar shingle to create an attractive, durable, and reliable solar roof. GAF Energy’s products have received numerous awards and honors, including the Fast Company 2022 World Changing Ideas Award, the CES Best of Innovation Award, named The Best Solar Shingle by CNET, and an NAHB Best of IBS Award. GAF Energy develops and assembles its products in the United States at its facilities in California and Texas.


What part will you play?

  • GAF Energy is seeking a Senior Indirect Procurement Buyer to manage critical consumable materials for our Timberline Solar electrical installations.
  • This position will also be involved in our infrastructure and fleet planning to support our business growth.
  • This position will interpret internal/external business challenges and recommend best practices to improve products, processes, or services.
  • You will report to the Director of Strategic Sourcing, and work cross-functionally to take complete ownership of assigned suppliers and drive suppliers in achieving quality, cost, delivery, and lead-time targets, which may include engagement with sub-tiers in the supply chain.
  • You will join an experienced and dedicated team that possesses strong quantitative and analytical skills, critical thinking, and the ability to balance multiple projects simultaneously.
  • You will be responsible for developing, aligning, and implementing commodity strategies as they support our internal customers and our business growth.


What will you do?

  • Manage purchase requisition and purchase order fulfillment process for indirect materials.
  • Develop, drive, and implement commodity sourcing strategies.
  • Manage vendor qualification and onboarding, vendor selection, contract negotiations, and internal approvals.
  • Maintain vendor relationships, communicate business needs, and manage vendor business reviews.
  • Manage facility planning and modeling, ancillary equipment such as rentals, shelves, racks, geotracking, security, internet, utilities, recycles, etc.
  • Provide feedback on the effectiveness of established methodologies and continue to drive improvements.
  • Through data analysis, resolve missing information and inconsistencies, and validate information in Vendor Profiles.
  • Develop strong relationships with internal and external customers in an effort to achieve organizational goals and objectives.
  • Through data analysis, categorize spend and calculate cost savings.


What do we require from you?

  • Bachelor’s degree in Supply Chain, Engineering, Finance, Business, or similar field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in vendor management or procurement/supply chain is preferred.
  • Strong Excel skills required. Sankey Chart experience preferred.
  • Experience with national-level distribution channels is highly preferred.
  • Experience in facility and fleet management is beneficial.
  • Experience in the residential solar industry is advantageous.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with internal and external functional teams verbally, in writing, and via presentations.
  • Impeccable attention to detail, a process-oriented mindset, and excellent time management skills.
  • Self-motivated, proactive, and efficient.


Benefits and Compensation:

  • Individuals hired for this position can reasonably expect a base salary range of $90,000 – $115,000.
  • The company provides comprehensive health and retirement savings plan benefits that support an employee’s total well-being.
  • Medical/prescription drug coverage
  • Dental and vision plan coverage
  • Pre-tax savings accounts (i.e. HSA and FSA plans)
  • Income protection benefits (i.e. life insurance and disability coverage)
  • Total well-being resources (i.e. Virgin Pulse, Ayco, EAP & Work/Life Balance services, Virtual Visits)
  • 401(k) plan
  • Adoption Assistance/Family planning benefits
  • Paid vacation and time off


We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, Standard Logistics, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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150 Hooper Street, Unit 200
San Francisco, CA 94107 P: 415 408 5605

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1608 Las Plumas Avenue
San Jose, CA 95133
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150 Hooper Street, Unit 200
San Francisco, CA 94107
P: 415 408 5605