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Purchasing Manager

CRG

Description


PURCHASING MANAGER
Location: South Park (South Charlotte)
Compensation: $70-85K + 15% bonus
Summary
The Purchasing Manager is responsible for the procurement of OEM and Aftermarket parts for compactor, hoist, containers, vacuum trucks and garbage trucks. Responsibilities include maintaining and developing suppliers, with a focus on price, quality, service, capacity, and reliability, while supporting monthly plans and driving KPI's. Strong leadership, time management, organizational, and communication skills are essential.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Manage a team of two purchasing employees while also performing the duties below:

  • Negotiate purchasing contracts for all parts and components
  • Assess and manage vendors based upon price, quality, service, capacity, on time delivery, and product selection. Consistently assess and rationalize the supply base to ensure optimization of the above criteria.
  • Handle and review the RMA and Warranty request related to supplier
  • Work with the New Product Development group to identify, quote, and source new parts
  • Review, report, and manage daily backlog
  • Initiate Request for Quote (RFQ) as required
  • Monitor pricing trends, usage rates, lead times, vendor performance and defective products
  • Perform ongoing re-bidding of repetitive purchases to obtain and evaluate price quotes for bench-marking to ensure competitiveness in the market.
  • Identify and source new vendors when applicable to service existing and new product offerings
  • Monitor compliance with contractual agreements and resolve issues related to breach of contracts in timely manner
  • Identify cost reduction opportunities and execute action plans accordingly to deliver planned cost improvements. Continuously seek ways to reduce costs while securing the best parts and services.
  • Work with sales and production planning to manage inventory requirements; manage related parameters within the ERP system to optimize purchasing processes
  • Develop, maintain, and report budget/forecast on purchasing spend compared to actual spend
  • Review and report on daily, weekly, monthly KPIs around purchasing efficiency and effectiveness, inventory control management, and supplier performance; Execute action plans to achieve KPIs and implement countermeasures when gaps to plan occur


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Purchasing, Supply chain, or related field - MBA preferred
  • 3+ years of recent management experience of a purchasing team
  • 5+ years of overall recent purchasing experience
  • Above average skills in Microsoft products, especially Excel and SQL
  • Ability to travel up to 10%
  • Extensive experience with sourcing vendors and contract negotiations within a manufacturing or industrial environment preferred
  • Experience with buying and sourcing truck parts preferred
  • Experience establishing new vendor solutions as part of new product development
  • Experience sourcing overseas vendors
  • Experience with MRP/ERP systems required -MRP/ERP implementation experience preferred
  • Exceptional organizational ability and attention to detail
  • Effective oral and written communication skills


Category Code: JN016, JN005

Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Business, Purchasing, Supply chain, or related field - MBA preferred
3+ years of recent management experience of a purchasing team
5+ years of overall recent purchasing experience
Above average skills in Microsoft products, especially Excel and SQL
Ability to travel up to 10%
Extensive experience with sourcing vendors and contract negotiations within a manufacturing or industrial environment preferred
Experience with buying and sourcing truck parts preferred
Experience establishing new vendor solutions as part of new product development
Experience sourcing overseas vendors
Experience with MRP/ERP systems required -MRP/ERP implementation experience preferred
Exceptional organizational ability and attention to detail
Effective oral and written communication skills
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Job Snapshot

Location US-NC-Charlotte
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate $70,000.00 - $85,000.00 /Year
Store Type Finance, Purchasing - Procurement

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Description


PURCHASING MANAGER
Location: South Park (South Charlotte)
Compensation: $70-85K + 15% bonus
Summary
The Purchasing Manager is responsible for the procurement of OEM and Aftermarket parts for compactor, hoist, containers, vacuum trucks and garbage trucks. Responsibilities include maintaining and developing suppliers, with a focus on price, quality, service, capacity, and reliability, while supporting monthly plans and driving KPI's. Strong leadership, time management, organizational, and communication skills are essential.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Manage a team of two purchasing employees while also performing the duties below:

  • Negotiate purchasing contracts for all parts and components
  • Assess and manage vendors based upon price, quality, service, capacity, on time delivery, and product selection. Consistently assess and rationalize the supply base to ensure optimization of the above criteria.
  • Handle and review the RMA and Warranty request related to supplier
  • Work with the New Product Development group to identify, quote, and source new parts
  • Review, report, and manage daily backlog
  • Initiate Request for Quote (RFQ) as required
  • Monitor pricing trends, usage rates, lead times, vendor performance and defective products
  • Perform ongoing re-bidding of repetitive purchases to obtain and evaluate price quotes for bench-marking to ensure competitiveness in the market.
  • Identify and source new vendors when applicable to service existing and new product offerings
  • Monitor compliance with contractual agreements and resolve issues related to breach of contracts in timely manner
  • Identify cost reduction opportunities and execute action plans accordingly to deliver planned cost improvements. Continuously seek ways to reduce costs while securing the best parts and services.
  • Work with sales and production planning to manage inventory requirements; manage related parameters within the ERP system to optimize purchasing processes
  • Develop, maintain, and report budget/forecast on purchasing spend compared to actual spend
  • Review and report on daily, weekly, monthly KPIs around purchasing efficiency and effectiveness, inventory control management, and supplier performance; Execute action plans to achieve KPIs and implement countermeasures when gaps to plan occur


Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Purchasing, Supply chain, or related field - MBA preferred
  • 3+ years of recent management experience of a purchasing team
  • 5+ years of overall recent purchasing experience
  • Above average skills in Microsoft products, especially Excel and SQL
  • Ability to travel up to 10%
  • Extensive experience with sourcing vendors and contract negotiations within a manufacturing or industrial environment preferred
  • Experience with buying and sourcing truck parts preferred
  • Experience establishing new vendor solutions as part of new product development
  • Experience sourcing overseas vendors
  • Experience with MRP/ERP systems required -MRP/ERP implementation experience preferred
  • Exceptional organizational ability and attention to detail
  • Effective oral and written communication skills


Category Code: JN016, JN005

Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Business, Purchasing, Supply chain, or related field - MBA preferred
3+ years of recent management experience of a purchasing team
5+ years of overall recent purchasing experience
Above average skills in Microsoft products, especially Excel and SQL
Ability to travel up to 10%
Extensive experience with sourcing vendors and contract negotiations within a manufacturing or industrial environment preferred
Experience with buying and sourcing truck parts preferred
Experience establishing new vendor solutions as part of new product development
Experience sourcing overseas vendors
Experience with MRP/ERP systems required -MRP/ERP implementation experience preferred
Exceptional organizational ability and attention to detail
Effective oral and written communication skills
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