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Purchasing Manager

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


  • Industrial Manufacturing company located in Providence, RI

  • Must have Engineering degree

About Our Client

Our client is an Industrial Manufacturing company located in Providence, RI.

Job Description

  • Negotiating and contracting with approved and potential suppliers.
  • Maintaining key business partner relationships.
  • Collaborating with various departments to develop purchasing strategies and metrics that maximize opportunities to leverage spend, improve quality, reduce costs, and minimize commodity and supply risk
  • Tracking and analyzing commodity markets for cost savings.
  • Working closely with Operations to understand their on-going needs and challenges.
  • Assist in developing more effective invoicing, collecting processes and inventory controls.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering field.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Purchasing.
  • Strong knowledge of supply chain management required.
  • Proven history of developing effective inventory management policies required.
  • Exceptional interpersonal communication and relationship-building skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite required.

What's on Offer

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply directly and all qualified candidates will be contacted. This role offers a competitive salary and bonus structure that is commensurate with current salary and experience.

The client is an equal opportunity employer.

 
 
 
 
 





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