SUMMARY We are working with a privately owned manufacturing company in Southern Butler County in identifying the successful candidate to fill the role of Purchasing Manager. This is a direct hire opportunity offering a competitive base, a full benefits package, and bonus potential.
This company has been in business for over 40 years and is a small operation of about 60 employees. They offer a casual, family oriented environment with a friendly, success oriented culture.
POSITION The Purchasing Manager will report into the CFO and in summary be responsible for the entire lifecycle of purchasing as a one person department. Responsibilities to include:
• Analyzing drawings to determine what materials need ordered • Preparing & Submitting RFQ (Request for Quotes) • Receiving returned RFQ’s, compare, award contracts • Creating PO’s • Working closely with Manufacturing to ensure all materials are available for job start dates • Consistently replenishing and maintaining Inventory supplies • Coding and Approving invoices for payment
A full job description will be provided to those candidates who are pursued.
BASE REQUIREMENTS • 3+ years of purchasing experience required. 5 years or more experience preferred • Manufacturing and / or Construction industry experience required • Experience with AutoCAD highly preferred • Must have experience using Microsoft Access, Excel, Outlook, Word • Ability to read blueprints; experience with electrical schematics helpful • Exceptional attention to detail • Excellent communication skills • Must be able to pass a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen