Chappell Supply and Equipment

Purchasing Manager

US-OK-Oklahoma City
ID
2017-1042
# of Openings
1
Category
Purchasing

Overview

The Purchasing Manager is responsible for buying any product the business may need to carry out the actions of the business.  They search for better deals and more profitable suppliers possibly on an international scale.   Purchasing must be cost effective while also dealing with other factors such as sustainability, risk management and ethical issues.

Responsibilities

  • Acts as liaison between suppliers, manufacturers, relevant internal departments and customers.
  • Identifies potential suppliers, visits with existing suppliers.
  • Builds and maintains good relationships with all suppliers.
  • Negotiates and agrees on contracts and monitors the progress.
  • Checks on the quality of service provided.
  • Evaluates bids and makes recommendations based on commercial and technical factors.
  • Ensures suppliers are aware of business objectives.
  • Attends meetings and trade shows.
  • Trains and supervises the work of other purchasing staff.
  • Res[pmds to inquiries from a variety of individuals
  • Reviews and maintains inventory stock
  • Coordinates periodic and annual inventory
  • Provides assistance for special projects as needed
  • Maintains procedures and processess in order to ensure compliance with company's quality standards

Qualifications

  • Must be self-starter and able to multi-task.
  • Familiar with accounting software
  • Proficient with MS Office.
  • Have 1 to 2 years of purchasing management experience, national and international.
  • College degree or equivalent experience required.
  • Basic working knowledge of ISO 9001 standards, practices, processes and procedures.

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