Job Description

As a Purchasing Manager you will be responsible for the company’s procurement activity and vendor management. To be a successful Purchasing Manager you should be able to manage and optimize purchasing activities and process while having excellent leadership abilities and being able to negotiate the best possible deals with our suppliers.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop, lead, and execute purchasing strategies
  • Manage daily purchasing activities
  • Manage supplier relations and negotiate contracts, pricing, and timelines
  • Assess, manage, and mitigate risks
  • Maintain supplier list, purchasing record, and any related documentation
  • Coordinate with inventory control to determine and manage inventory needs
  • Ensure all procured items meet the required quality standards and specifications
  • Prepare reports regarding market conditions and inventory costs

Experience and Education Required:

  • 5-years of experience in same or similar role
  • Degree in Business, Business Administration, or related field

Skills Required:

  • Working knowledge of ERP/CRM systems
  • Excellent leadership, organizational and time management skills
  • Strong critical thinking and negotiation skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and purchasing software
  • Ability to work independently

Working Conditions:

This position works in an office and warehouse environment.