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Robert Half Purchasing Manager in Hainesport, New Jersey

Description

As a Purchasing Manager you will be responsible for sourcing equipment, goods and services and managing vendors. The Purchasing Manager will be able to perform strategic procurement activities across multiple categories of spending, budgeting and find more profitable supplier

Responsibilities

· Manage and monitor indirect purchasing disciplines

· Manage storeroom inventories

· Manage plant service requirements

· Responsible for the performance of over 100 suppliers

· Develop, lead, and execute purchasing strategies

· Track and report key functional metrics to reduce expenses and improve effectiveness

· Create negotiation strategies and close 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 analysis and benchmarking

· Work with reliable vendors and suppliers

· Monitor and forecast upcoming levels of demand

Requirements

· Familiarity with sourcing and vendor management

· Negotiation and networking with vendors

· Working experience of vendor management software

· Ability to gather and analyze data

· 5+ years’ experience

· Bachelor’s degree in supply chain management, logistics or business administration

· Strong organizational and time management skills

· Excellent computer skills (Excel, Word, Outlook)

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