Buyer

Neptune, New Jersey Permanent USD60,000 - USD70,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Room for Growth
  • Stability

About Our Client

Client is a global, family-founded animal nutrition and health company and has demonstrated consistent growth year over year.

Job Description

This role is responsible for strategic sourcing activities; procurement for the client: vendor identification, capability assessment and selection, new item sourcing (finished goods, raw materials, and supplies), new item specifications, cost management, cost savings initiatives, commodity, and currency tracking.

  • Research and track commodity price indices and trends and propose corresponding strategies for sourcing and negotiation
  • Develop relationships with stakeholders to ensure that program, customer, product, and in-service strategies are integrated into source selection and contracting strategies
  • Identify and introduce new sourcing options
  • Improve supplier performance activities and integrate results into contracting strategies



MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors Degree
  • 2-3 years Procurement experience - preferrably within a food/beverage environment
  • Strong analytical skills and judgement
  • Ability to research, formulate and present arguments on a variety of issues.
  • Able to work independently, manage time well
  • Exhibit strong verbal and written communications skills.
  • Desire to form relationships with internal and external stakeholders

What's on Offer

  • Hybrid Work Envirvonment (2-3x a week in office)
  • Competitive Benefits + PTO package
  • Profit Sharing
  • Additional discounts including wellness
Contact
Brianne Blauvelt
Quote job ref
JN-122023-6282517

Job summary

Sector
Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Direct Procurement
Industry
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Neptune
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Brianne Blauvelt
Job Reference
JN-122023-6282517
Job Nature
Hybrid working