Company: Newly Weds Foods
Posted on: September 21, 2023
Job Summary The Purchasing Manager is responsible for Managing
the Purchase, Receipt, and Valuation of approved materials,
equipment, and services.Benefits:Medical InsurancePrescription Drug
PlanDental/Vision InsuranceEmployee Incentive PlanFlexible Spending
AccountCash Accumulation Plan-401KLife/AD&D InsuranceShort-
Term/Long-Term DisabilityVacation PlanPaid HolidaysEmployee
Assistance ProgramAdoption Assistance ProgramTuition
ReimbursementMaternity/Paternity LeavePet InsuranceEssential
Functions: Analyze market and delivery systems in order to assess
present and future material availability.
Manage Purchasing Department budget(s).
In conjunction with Corporate Purchasing, Update and Maintain
purchasing and contract management instructions, policies, and
Direct and coordinate activities of personnel engaged in buying
materials, equipment, machinery and supplies. Includes Managing,
Preparing, and Processing of purchase orders for supplies,
equipment, and services.
Participate in the development of specifications for equipment,
products or substitute materials.
Resolve vendor or contractor grievances and claims against
Review purchase order claims and contracts for conformance to
Administer Purchasing/ERP and support systems. Includes AS/400,
Lotus Notes, and MS Excel minimally.
Actively manage Daily Average Inventory (DAI) and Inventory Turns
to within company guidelines; while supporting production volume
Arrange for disposition of surplus and aged materials.
Manage maintenance of records of goods and services ordered and
received per company policy.
Propose alternate Vendors and Suppliers to Corporate
Must comply with all safety rules and Company policies.
Perform other duties or special projects as needed. Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree required.
Minimum of five years' experience in Purchasing or related
Strong communication, analytical abilities, organization skills and
general knowledge of ERP applications, Microsoft 0ffice and Lotus
Notes . Working knowledge of AS/400 a plus. Work Environment:
General office setting
Periodic exposure to: (1) warehouse, (2) loud environment, (3)
airborne particulate with strong odors associated with spicy food
Fast-paced, self-driven, resource lean environment
The above information on this description has been designed to
indicate the general nature and level of work performed by
employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain
or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties,
responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned
to this job. New Weds Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Newly Weds Foods will only employ those who are legally authorized
to work in the United States without assistance or support from
Newly Weds Foods. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the
successful completion of a background investigation and drug
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