Purchasing Manager - North Olmsted, Ohio United States - 46579



JOB DESCRIPTION

Job #: 46579
Title: Purchasing Manager
Job Location: North Olmsted, Ohio - United States
Remote Job: Unknown
Employment Type:
Salary: contact recruiter for details
Employer Will Recruit From: Local
Relocation Paid?: NO

WHY IS THIS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY?


Great location!  Warm, sunny and nothing but blue, blue skies! Beaches nearby!!!

(May be occasional Lake Effect snow...)

JOB DESCRIPTION

Responsible for the purchasing of consumable goods: Electricity, natural gas, utilities, maintenance items, capital expenditures. Responsible for management and control of inventory. Will have 2 or 3 buyers that report to this role.

  • Negotiate with vendors for best quality and price.
  • Work on related projects with little or no direction
  • Use analytic skills & prior knowledge to make decisions
  • Assist in the resolution of product and delivery problems.
  • Audit vendors to ensure compliance with quality standards, monitor vendor performance.
  • Submit RFP’s, examine bids and make awards.
  • Negotiate blanket orders, & monitor the same.
  • Facilitate receipt of orders in a timely fashion.  Resolves any timeliness, delivery or quality issues with vendors.

Strategic Planning

  • Monitor market prices, trends, and developments to advise cost reduction or containment opportunities
  • Implement purchasing procedures and standards

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor's Degree in business, management, or related field
  • 3+ years experience in purchasing
  • CPM certification
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access.
  • Ability to demonstrate solid written and oral communications skills.
  • Ability to contribute in a cross functional collaborative environment.
  • Strong planning, organizational, analytical problem solving skills.

 

Education:
University - Bachelor's Degree/3-4 Year Degree

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