Purchasing Manager

  • Location
    Youngwood, Pennsylvania
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Office, Clerical & Administrative - Buyer / Purchasing

Purchasing Manager
Youngwood, PA

Position Summary: The Purchasing Manager will be responsible for the planning, direction, coordination and supervision of all purchasing aspects of a busy manufacturing facility. Primary objectives of this role are to maintain all KPI’s including budget spend, inventory turns, supplier performance and cost-saving targets. This position works closely with all areas of the company including production, engineering, shipping/receiving and marketing to ensure production goals and performance metrics are met.

Job Responsibilities:

Management, coordination, support and evaluation of personnel involved with purchasing, shipping/receiving, inspection and production
Provide forecasting information to upper management for raw materials, equipment and services
Work with outside vendors and suppliers to contract materials & services at the lowest cost and highest quality
Management of expenditures and budgets
Lead negotiations with suppliers
Manage price changes, volume commitments and all other contractual agreements
Travel up to 30% of the time to meet with vendors, suppliers and customers


Bachelor degree or higher in Accounting, Business, Supply Chain or similar
Minimum of 5 years’ experience working with strategic sourcing, material management, logistics and supply chain
CPSM and/or APICS certification preferred
Experience working in a global organization is preferred
Excellent negotiation skills are required
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Ability to travel up to 30% of the time

This is a full-time position that typically works daylight hours, Monday – Friday. Additional time may be required as business dictates. Our client offers an excellent employment package which includes benefits, retirement plan and paid vacation & holidays. Salary is in the $70-80K range based on experience.


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