Purchasing Manager in Evansville IN

Global Recruiters of Medina
Title: 
Purchasing Manager
Date: 
02/05/2020
Job ID: 
AA5962
Location: 
Evansville IN
Degree: 
B.S./B.A.
Salary: 
$80,000 - $90,000
Relocation: 
Yes
Job Types:
Purchasing Supervisor/Manager

The purchasing manager will be responsible for ingredient vendor relationship management. This individual will be charged with developing and maintaining raw material standard operating procedures and overall commodity market analysis.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Ingredient vendor management including selection, price negotiation, product sampling, ingredient specification management, etc.

· Coordinate timelines, inventories and transitions during material changes to minimize transition costs

· Analyzes market dynamics/ trends and price environment in order to manage price risk

· Maintain control of contracted materials through delivery, including follow-up with the vendor on any product specification issues

· Creates, measures and communicates supplier performance metrics to improve service and reduce costs

· Works with suppliers on development of new materials, products or services to optimize opportunity

· Report forecasted volume to management to manage price risks and other variables in the supply chain

QUALIFICATIONS:

· Minimum 5 years of procurement experience

· Experience in direct material buying, contract negotiations and supplier management

· Experience in agriculture commodities / Preferred experience in the protein industry,

· College Degree BA/BS (or equivalent) in business or related field

PREFERRED SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

· Strong communication skills

· High level of computer competency

· Leadership skills

· Market Analysis skills

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