About The Job
The Buyer will be responsible for
purchasing and negotiating materials, equipment and supplies from vendors
needed for production.
Duties & Responsibilities Required:
Responsible for ordering and maintaining proper
inventory levels of materials for manufacturing operation (i.e. labels,
brochures, printed material items, etc.)
Establish and maintain
a consistent cycle counting schedule to assure inventory accuracy.
Interact with various
departments to ensure continuous supply of materials and deadlines are met.
Work with the
Marketing Department on new packaging projects.
Research products to ensure practicality, cost
effectiveness, and supply availability.
Negotiate with vendors to obtain optimum
quality, cost, terms, etc. and maintain relationships with them.
Resolve vendor related problems.
Other duties as assigned.
Education & Experience Required:
3+ years experience performing purchasing
Experience in a manufacturing environment.
Experience purchasing plastic bottles in bulk.
Knowledge of computerized information systems
used in manufacturing applications i.e. SXE or MRP a PLUS.
Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word,
Excel, Power Point and Outlook)
Excellent communication and negotiation skills
Ability to handle changing priorities and tight
SAP experience is preferred.
- Commensurate with experience
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