Purchasing Manager (Boise, ID)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a Purchasing Manager position available at our facility in Boise, ID.
SUMMARYPurchasing Manager develops relationships with suppliers. They provide supplies for companies and finds the best quality for the lowest amount of money to supply for Simplot companies. They're in charge of filling inventory with supplies and making sure there is enough to keep the companies running. RESPONSIBILITIES* Partners with division Procurement Manager in developing Division purchasing policies/procedures and assures that production locations are in compliance and support Division goals and objectives. Minimizes corporate liability associated with the procurement function (i.e., Certificate of Insurance, guarantees, etc.).* Monitor and maintain inventory levels at guidelines established to ensure an adequate supply. * Act as a packaging and art liaison between suppliers, customers, designers, and printers. * Maintain purchasing information system. Schedules, directs, and disciplines purchasing department staff to meet safety, productivity, performance, and company goals. * Meets with suppliers to maintain relationships and to analyze quotes and service. Analyze buying effectively to ensure best quality, yield, and value are being purchased. Conduct ongoing research, testing, and inspection of goods and services.
REQUIREMENTSBachelor's Degree from 4 year college or universityFive plus years related experience and/or training. Certificates: CPM/CPIM. Disclaimer – These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.
They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position. HOW TO APPLYVisit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID#6517Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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