Looking for an experienced purchasing manager familiar with the transmission, distribution, and control of electrical power. This individual will also locate vendors of materials, equipment or supplies and negotiate terms of sales.
A small company that has been around for more then 50 years
Company designs and builds a wide variety of high quality products for the electric utility, electrified transit, construction, and OEM industries.
With a unique blend of modern manufacturing facilities, highly experienced and skilled engineers, technicians, and craftsmen, the company produces high quality products that meet the needs of the most demanding industries.
Manage the tactical procurement of all direct materials for their manufacturing processes (valves, couplings, raw steel, circuit panels, cabling, etc…)
Manage relationships and negotiate with existing vendors to maximize return on investment and market position
Source & qualify new vendors
Manage reporting and inventory management processes via Excel & homegrown system
Provide cross-functional support throughout the department, as needed
Purchasing experience in direct procurement
Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management
Excellent communication, negotiating and networking skills
Supply chain management, logistics, procurement experience
This is a temp role looking to be filled ASAP.
There is an opportunity for this to become a permanent role, but that is all dependent upon how well the person performs