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Purchasing Supervisor

Industry

Manufacturing and Production

Advert ID

USA_384252

Location

York

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

York, PA - (USA) 1550 Kenneth Road PA York , PA - 17408 Phone : 717-764-7841

ContactNumber

717-764-7841

Job Description

A Purchasing Supervisor is needed for a large stable manufacturing facility in York.

This position supervises the purchasing functions and manages assigned projects/profit centers.



ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

* Supervises the Purchasing department functions

* Ensures that materials and services are on time, within budget, and to specification.

* Ensures that delays are communicated promptly to planner/sales team.

* Creates monthly project status reports for presentation to management

* Attends weekly and monthly project meetings and provides updates

* Identifies areas for improvement, implements and executes new processes.

* Constantly reduces costs and improves supplier performance

* Creates purchase orders and RFQ's

* Selects appropriate vendors, negotiates cost and works with the Quality Department to source new vendors



QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Experience

* Associate's Degree in Business, Material Management, Supply Chain, Engineering, or related fields

* At least 5 years' experience in the field of supply chain and material management

* Purchasing/planning/contracting experience with vendors/suppliers a must



Skills Required

* Good oral and written communication & organizational skills

* Good technical, business, interpersonal and negotiating skills

* Knowledge of general accounting and inventory practices

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite & Navision experience preferred

* Ability to read drawings, and understand purchasing specifications

* Cost estimating and forecasting techniques

* Willingness to travel as required



Please send your resume to: Gisele.Nadeau@Manpower.com for consideration.