Purchasing Manager

Industry

Purchasing and Procurement

Advert ID

USA_503837

Location

Nacogdoches

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

USD38000.00-50000.00 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Nacogdoches, TX - (USA) 531 E. Main TX Nacogdoches , TX 75961

ContactNumber

936-559-1220

Job Description

Please contact Manpower directly at 936-559-1220

As a Purchasing Manager you will be responsible for sourcing equipment, goods and services and managing vendors. The successful candidate will be able to perform strategic procurement activities across multiple categories of spend, search for better deals and find more profitable suppliers.



Developing, leading and executing purchasing strategies

Tracking and reporting key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness

Crafting negotiation strategies and closing deals with optimal terms

Partner with stakeholders to ensure clear requirements documentation

Forecast price and market trends to identify changes of balance in buyer-supplier power

Perform cost and scenario analysis, and benchmarking

Assess, manage and mitigate risks

Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers

Determine quantity and timing of deliveries

Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand

Requirements

Proven working experience as purchasing manager, agent or officer

Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management

Interest in market dynamics along with business sense

A knack for negotiation and networking

Working experience of vendor management software

Ability to gather and analyse data and to work with figures

Solid judgement along with decision making skills

Strong leadership capabilities



BS degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration highly preferred.