Purchasing Manager

Fresno Permanent USD90,000 - USD120,000
  • Excellent Growth Opportunity with Technologies Company
  • Fast-paced environment with strong salary, bonus, benefits, & growth potential

About Our Client

Tehnologies company, founded on a legacy of premier products and service. Delivers support though design, installation, and operation, providing continuity and confidence.

Job Description

  • Purchases supplies, materials, and parts for the company.
  • Maintains knowledge of trends, prices, buyers, and delivery conditions to anticipate future material availability; directs purchasing programs accordingly.
  • Develops and maintains inventory databases for supplies and materials used.
  • Negotiates and completes contracts with vendors for optimal cost and delivery times.
  • Reviews purchase orders and contracts for compliance with company and departmental policies.
  • Collaborates with sales, customer service, and logistics departments to maximize
  • efficiency in the purchasing and inventory control department.
  • Communicates with suppliers to resolve problems that may arise regarding delivery, quality, price, or conditions of sale.
  • Sets authorization limits for purchasing staff.
  • Purchases large and complex items.
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures related to purchasing and inventory control with a goal to maximize efficiency and optimize workflow.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

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

  • A minimum of 5 years experience in purchasing components or commodities in support of a repetitive manufacturing operations, and an extensive knowledge and experience of Purchasing Law, long term agreements, and Contracts
  • Familiarity of the following manufacturing and planning techniques and principals: Kan Ban, JIT, MRP, MPS, DRP preferred
  • Supervisory experience for two (2) or more people, for two (2) years preferred.
  • Experience in working with a variety of quality systems relating to supplier certification, ISO 9001, and world class manufacturing.
  • Must know how to use word processing as well as spreadsheet software and the Internet
  • Other important qualities include the ability to analyze technical data in suppliers'
  • proposals, good communication, negotiation and mathematical skills, knowledge of supply-chain management and the ability to perform financial analyses.
  • Programming skills in Microsoft Access are also desirable
  • This position requires the Associate to travel for business purposes.
  • Five years of progressively increasing responsibilities in Inventory Management
  • Great management capability to lead, motivate and develop production and manufacturing employees
  • Proven negotiation skills

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Standard benefits package
  • full-time salaried position
  • growth potential
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Job summary

Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Direct Procurement
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Contract Type
Consultant name
Kacie Cunningham
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