Are you a senior level purchasing professional who feels that you should be in a role that empowers you to make decisions and execute on strategies? The right person for this position does not want to have to ask permission for everything they do or have someone standing over their shoulders. The right person for this position is someone who does not mind wearing a few hats and is not afraid to voice their opinion in a professional manner. My customer needs someone who fits the mold just described, and let me tell you why. The purchasing manager needs a right hand! Someone that can be trusted upon to keep everything moving forward, someone who can be trusted to have the green light to make high level decisions that are in the best interest of the company. Someone who is a strong communicator and is not afraid to challenge the status quo when it is for the greater good. These are the traits of the top performer we need to hear from!
My customer is a locally owned and operated manufacturing company that has been in business for over 60 years. In that time they have become world renowned as a high quality innovator in their industry. They pride themselves on offering a family feel and being a very open company. The open part has multiple layers. They are open when it comes to goals and objectives, open door policy, open to hear your ideas, open to letting you run and offering an environment that allows you to openly communicate!
Now of course you must have the skills as a senior level buyer in the manufacturing industry and experience purchasing raw materials, finished goods, components and negotiating 3rd party manufacturing contracts with vendors. You need to have strong excel skills and experience with an ERP/MRP system. Who are we kidding, if you are reading this ad you are a supply chain professional. So you know what is expected of you when you have 6+ years of experience, so I will you spare you the boring details. For example, I assume I don’ t have to tell you that you will need to be comfortable sitting at a desk. You are a pro!
So please respond to this ad with an updated resume and the best way to contact you if you want to transition into a career role with a company that will give you the opportunity to grow.