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Chemicals Purchasing Manager

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: International, United States


- Purchasing manager for a national manufacturing brand.
- Client is offering $100-125k with a 20% bonus.

About Our Client
An electronic manufacturer.

Job Description
- Build successful relationships with business partners, executive leadership and managers to understand needs and identify appropriate solutions.
- Ability to lead a clinical team through product, supplier, and manufacturer selections.
- Ability to influence and drive change in products and partner usage and selection through data-driven and benefit focused presentations.
- Ability to continually monitor preferred vendor and product usage and develop metrics to track success.
- Evaluate suppliers on the basis of the price, quality, and speed of delivery of their products and services
- Interview vendors to examine and learn about products, services, and prices.
- Attend meetings, trade shows, and conferences to learn about new industry trends and make contacts with suppliers
- Analyze price proposals, financial reports, and other information to determine reasonable prices.
- Negotiate contracts on behalf of the organization and work with legal to document.
- Work out agreements with suppliers, such as when products will be delivered.
- Meet with staff and vendors to discuss defective or unacceptable goods or services and determine corrective action.
- Evaluate and monitor contracts to be sure that vendors and supplier comply with the terms and conditions of the contract and to determine the need for changes; Track rebates as necessary.
- Manage and assemble database of all supplier contracts

The Successful Applicant
- 3+ years of experience in negotiation and vendor relations
- Must be a results-oriented problem solver
- Must be detail-oriented and organized
- Strong negotiation skills
- Possess strong computer skills, specifically Microsoft excel and usage of vendor ordering portals
- Requires good judgment and prioritizing

What's on Offer
$100-125k with 20% bonus.

 





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