Purchasing Manager

at Robert Half in Olive Branch, Mississippi, United States

Job Description


The Purchasing Manager will prepare and processes purchase orders and requisitions for raw materials, supplies, and equipment. In this role, you’ll collaborate with other departments, such as Operations and Finance, to create effective business plans. He/she will ensure proper supplier selection, drive competitive bidding whenever possible and practical, and negotiate goods and services for the lowest total cost, highest quality and superior performance. He/she will be a strategic thinker, and an individual capable of managing complex tasks independently while working with and supporting many stakeholders. The role will include management of multiple direct reports as well as proper delegation of tasks to ensure maximum success of the purchasing group.

Requirements Contract Negotiations, Negotiation, Raw Material Inventory, Raw Materials, Purchasing Materials, Purchasing Management, Purchasing Policies, Prepare Cost Estimate, Budgeting

Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.

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Job Posting: JC190628302

Posted On: Aug 22, 2021

Updated On: Nov 08, 2021