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Cosmetics Buyer

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Company: Michael Page
Contract: PERM
Location: North Hollywood, United States

  • Outstanding Sourcing Opportunity with National Cosmetics Company!

  • MUST come from Cosmetics/Pharma/Nutraceutical background Bilingual Spanish PLUS

About Our Client

The client is a power house in the cosmetics space. Their products range from hair care to skincare to beautiful cosmetics lines. They have been in the Los Angeles area for over 50 years and are continually growing year over year.

Job Description

  • Supply chain management of marketing materials including planning, procurement and inventory management.
  • Handle the purchasing across 1000 SKU's
  • Source new vendors in the packaging, tubes, pallets, color chemicals, powders categories
  • Manage vendors and subcontractor relationships and schedules, where required
  • Define and execute manufacturing, planning and procurement processes
  • Issue purchase orders to suppliers and establish appropriate material delivery requirements as well as ensuring proper maintenance of open purchase orders.
  • Drop Ship Receipts of components supporting Marketing Collateral, GwPs, and components for finished goods
  • Provide general purchasing and administrative support
  • Manage time and communications to support teamwork that is proactive and that builds alternative solutions for being an on-time shipper at 100% complete
  • Maintain strong working relationships and communications with corporate functions, warehousing/distribution, contract manufacturers, packaging suppliers and carriers
  • Complete special projects and assignments as requested

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • 3 - 8 years of purchasing experience
  • Cosmetics, Pharmaceuticals or Nutraceuticals Manufacturing required.
  • MRP experience
  • Excellent communicator and strong analytical skills
  • Bilingual Spanish is a PLUS
  • Key Skills: Vendor Management & negotiation, Inventory Control & Forecast, Process development, implementation, and improvement.
  • Supply Chain/Purchasing Certification
  • Experience with Solomon/Process Pro ERP System
  • Advanced Excel Skills

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Excellent benefits
  • Room for growth
  • 401K options
  • 2 weeks' vacation
  • Collaborative company culture

More Info / Apply

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