Purchasing Manager 8/26/2016

Manufacturing / Diversified Company Costa Mesa, CA

Company
Manufacturing / Diversified Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
29282054
AJE Ref #
575989623
Location
Costa Mesa, CA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Ultimate Staffing has partnered up with a local skylight and glass manufacting company in Costa Mesa. We are looking for a new Purchasing Manager with Glass experience.

$60k
Benefits

Responsibilities:

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Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness
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Craft negotiation strategies and close deals with optimal terms
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Seek and partner with reliable vendors and suppliers
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Determine quantity and timing of deliveries
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Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand
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Be a part of the weekly Production Meetings to ensure products will be available in house as needed with little room for excess inventory.
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Forecasting future expectations based upon sales trends
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Follow up with vendors keeping track of

REQUIREMENTS
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EXPERIENCE PURCHASING GLASS OR OTHER RAW MATERIALS
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Proven working experience in purchasing
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Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
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Interest in market dynamics along with business sense
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A knack for negotiation and networking
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Ability to gather and analyze data and to work with figures
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Solid judgement along with decision making skills
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Strong leadership capabilities
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BS degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration