Back to All Job Opportunities

purchasing manager
Randstad US     jacksonville, FL 32232
 Posted 26 days    

purchasing manager.

+ jacksonville , florida

+ posted 1 day ago

**job details**

summary

+ $95,000 - $135,000 per year

+ permanent

+ high school

+ category office and administrative support occupations

+ referenceAB_4555603

job details

We are seeking an experienced Purchasing Manager to lead our procurement operations. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record in strategic sourcing, vendor management, and inventory control. This role is critical to ensuring our products meet high standards of quality, sustainability, and cost-efficiency. Qualifications:

+ Bachelor's degree in Supply Chain Management, Business Administration, or a related field.

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience in purchasing or supply chain management, preferably within the outdoor products industry.

+ strong negotiation and contract management skills.

+ Proven ability to develop and implement strategic procurement plans.

+ Excellent analytical and decision-making abilities.

+ Leadership experience with a track record of managing and developing high-performing teams.

+ Effective communication and interpersonal skills.

+ Proficiency in procurement software and tools.

+ Understanding of sustainability practices in procurement is a plus.

salary: $95,000 - $135,000 per year

shift: First

work hours: 8 AM - 5 PM

education: High School

Responsibilities

+ Develop and implement strategic inventory purchasing plans to align with production and sales demands.

+ Source, negotiate, and secure contracts with qualified vendors, suppliers, and freight carriers.

+ Manage inventory levels to minimize stockouts and excess inventory, ensuring optimal stock availability.

+ Analyze inventory data to identify trends and accurately forecast future needs.

+ Assess logistics data to identify areas for improvement and enhance operational efficiency.

+ Oversee the receiving process, ensuring accuracy and timely delivery of goods.

+ Assess and mitigate risks associated with the supply chain.

+ Maintain strong relationships with vendors, negotiating favorable pricing and terms to benefit the company.

+ Identify and implement cost-saving opportunities throughout the procurement process.

+ Plan, implement, and manage the efficient movement, storage, and distribution of goods.

+ Manage and develop a team of purchasing professionals, fostering a culture of continuous improvement.

+ Work closely with other departments such as production, sales, finance, and logistics to align procurement activities with organizational needs.

+ Stay current with industry trends and best practices in inventory management, ensuring the company remains competitive.

Skills

+ Budget

+ Materials Management

+ Purchasing/Procurement (10 years of experience is required)

+ Decision Making

+ NEGOTIATIONS (10 years of experience is required)

+ Inventory (5 years of experience is required)

+ Prioritizing

+ Business operations

+ Sales Support

+ Line Management

+ Supply Chain (5 years of experience is required)

+ Logistics

+ Forecasting (5 years of experience is required)

+ Managing

+ Leadership

+ Vendor Management

Qualifications

+ Years of experience: 10 years

+ Experience level: Experienced

Randstad is a world leader in matching great people with great companies. Our experienced agents will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temporary-to-permanent or permanent opportunities, no one works harder for you than Randstad.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

At Randstad, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact [email protected].

Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

Applications accepted on ongoing basis until filled.

**get in touch**

we are here to help you with your questions.

MM

**meaghan mccahill**

+ [email protected]

  Back to All Job Opportunities

Job Details


Employment Type

Full Time

Number of openings

N/A


We strive to ensure that jobs posted on this website are true and accurate employment opportunities. The student/job seeker is responsible for verifying the legitimacy of employment opportunities before responding to, interviewing, or accepting positions.