Role details

Packaging& Raw Material Buyer

International   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Manage the packaging purchase process
  • Supervising suppliers activity

About Our Client

Our client is a fast growing international company which specializes in natural foods based in Sherman Oaks, CA.

Job Description

- Managing the purchase and forecast of packaging

- Supervising vendor to ensure prompt and complete delivery of packaging and raw material

- Fostering strong business relationships with existing suppliers

- Managing the proofing process for new designs and reviewing printed proof

- Sourcing new vendors and establishing strong relationships in diverse markets

- Developing packaging formats and negotiating pricing with new and existing suppliers

- Working with the team to ensure no out-of-stock of packaging and primary material

- Planning raw material (packaging + food products) deliveries to production facilities

- Supporting purchasing, production and logistic teams by gathering and checking documents

- Maintaining and developing positive relationships with management and staff

The Successful Applicant

- Bachelor's degree in a related field

- Minimum 5 years' experience in purchasing (food/cosmetic/pharmaceutical/nutraceutical industry)

- Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs

- Strong skills in organization, time management, attention to details and problem solving

- Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment with a sincere team spirit

What's on Offer

Comprehensive salary + benefits

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