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Buyer - Food

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

  • Well-established Food Manufacturing company
  • Great opportunity for career growth

About Our Client

My client is a industry leader for food manufacturing. Centrally located in the Inland Empire, this well-established company is looking for their next Buyer to join and grow with their procurement team!

Job Description

  • Responsible for reviewing contract balances on a monthly basis versus updated demand forecasted requirements
  • Work with the Corporate Purchasing / Supply Chain teams on cost savings and synergy improvement programs such as alternative vendor or raw and packaging material opportunities.
  • Responsible for cost savings driven by reviewing vendor pricing and freight differentials.
  • Assist in the budget process , raw and packaging material standards review and budget preparation
  • Act as a key contact between all plant personnel
  • Assist R & D in new material procurement and transferring raw and packaging materials from plant to plant as formulas and production are shifted
  • Assist in development and maintenance of the vendor / ingredient library on the portal.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree or 3-5 years of relevant experience
  • Experience purchasing food, packaging, or raw materials a huge plus!
  • Proficient JDE and Microsoft Office (Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Background in a Food Company preferred

What's on Offer

  • Competitive Base Salary
  • 401k, PTO, Vacation
  • Team environment!
  • Fantastic growth potential

More Info / Apply

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