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Purchasing Manager

Company: Jobot
Location: Barnwell
Posted on: March 21, 2023

Job Description:

Purchasing Manager / $$$ / Growth / Top Benefits / Excellent Company Culture!This Jobot Job is hosted by: Amanda HarveyAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply Now" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $90,000 - $110,000 per yearA bit about us:Our Philosophy: For more than 50 years, our company has been developing the natural material of wood to produce an industrial mass product with the highest quality and an outstanding value for money. The company develops solutions using natural raw materials for demanding residential and living spaces, which it successfully markets in many countries.The company uses resources efficiently: Raw materials are obtained from sustainable forestry. Idle time or break in product are not tolerated. This means: The knowledge of the whole company is shared to increase performance. The company has been setting the standards when it comes to design, look and feel, and quality since the formation of the company in 1966. Customer value is at the heart of what we do: the Group can help customers grow and develop with our solutions and systems.The range of wood-based materials produced by the company and sold worldwide ranges from decorative products for furnishings and interior design ('interiors') to effective OSB boards for wood construction ('building materials') to laminate flooring in various specifications ('flooring'). Our customers expect high-quality products. The Group has developed trust over 50 years. The company works reliably and to a top quality. This has made them one of the market leaders within the wood industry.Approximately 5000 employees reveal their thirst for success every day and drive the company forward through their commitment, passion and ideas. They are proud to be part of a successful company in the wood-based products industry. And the company is proud of a performance-oriented, motivated, qualified and loyal workforce.Company Values: Pragmatism means that we always offer relevant solutions. The company is straightforward and reliable. The company keeps its promises. The pragmatic way of thinking within the company ensures goal-oriented and rapid decisions.Partnership. The way we treat all stakeholders is based on it: Listening, expressing opinions and identifying the best solution together are important elements of how we see ourselves. Long-term relationships, proximity and trust characterize our relationships with customers, suppliers and partners.Ambitious. We challenges ourselves, our employees and partners. We also fastidious with its processes: they must meet the highest standards in order to be able to offer our customers the best products. The company also sets high standards for its employees, we firmly believe that people can deliver the best performance when they are challenged.Commitment. Naturally, we also supports committed employees. The high quality of products, service and cooperation with customers demonstrates the high standards that everyone in the company sets for themselves. Each employee should act on his or her own responsibility. We place our trust in the abilities of each individual - whether in the plants or in the respective company functions. The company offers freedom, so that each individual can contribute their skills and play their part in their role to make the company a success.Goal-orientation. Every single employee is success-oriented. Thirst for success is the driving force behind the company. And: as much as each plant fights for its own leading position in the market and in the company, the company unites this striving for success.Why join us?Top Benefits!

  • Medical
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • 401k (matched up to 5%)
  • Flex Spending
  • Wellness Plan
  • Critical Illness
  • EAP
  • LTD/ STDJob DetailsPurpose:The Purchasing Manager will ensure all spare parts, stock items, and raw materials necessary to meet the internal inventory policy are properly sourced and ordered in a timely manner.The Purchasing Manager will liaise with the management team, sales, customer service, production, scheduling, purchasing, customers, and vendors as necessary to perform all of the activities necessary to set up new products as specified by our customers.Dimensions:8 direct reports (Buyers and Inventory Control Specialists)Key Responsibilities:

    --- Act as a point of contact between the company and suppliers

    --- Identify potential suppliers based on project requirements

    --- Negotiate contracts, terms and deadlines with vendors and suppliers

    --- Monitor material pricing in conjunction with budget expectations as well as seek cost savings opportunities

    --- Building and maintaining long-term relationships with vendors and suppliers.

    --- Establish standards and procedures for purchasing activities

    --- Monitor purchasing to ensure appropriate- and timeliness of material purchases

    --- Track and record monthly and annual receipts of goods

    --- Maintains optimum inventory levels to ensure on-time deliveries to meet customer requirements

    --- Surveil purchasing problems, vendor claims, cost savings opportunities, new product issues

    --- Liase with all production departments regarding needs, timings, performance of raw materials

    --- Oversee the stock room warehouse

    --- Supervise, evaluate and coach staff membersProfessional Experience:

    --- Bachelor's degree in business or related field required

    --- At least 7 years purchasing experience, or equivalent, at a management level

    --- Purchasing certification preferred, but not required

    --- 6-Sigma certification a plusTechnical Skills:

    --- 3 year SAP and MRP experience desired

    --- Microsoft office skills proficiency required

    --- Strong communication skills

    --- Good problem solving skills

    --- Strong interpersonal skills

    --- Flexible

    --- ReliableWilling to be available for consult after hours or on weekendsInterested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the "Apply Now" button.

Keywords: Jobot, Augusta , Purchasing Manager, Executive , Barnwell, Georgia

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