Our Client Company is a master fabricator of heavy-duty steel components and assemblies, and supplier of forklift masts, carriages, and contract fabrications to heavy equipment manufacturers. And for more than 20 years, they have serviced the medical industry with surgical braces and a variety of medical devices manufactured from stainless steel and specialty metals. Please submit your updated resume if you believe you may have the qualifications and experience I am seeking to fulfill their Purchasing Manager position in Kincheloe, Michigan. The annual salary is 65K – 75K dollars, with relocation assistance available.
The Purchasing Manager drives all aspects of purchasing consistent with current company policies and procedures. This includes the search and oversight of all vendor-purchasing activities and the supervision, control, coordination, and proper processing of all functions reporting directly to him or her. The Purchasing Manager advises the Vice President of Finance and makes recommendations regarding departmental functions, procedures, policies, and systems within the scope of the Purchasing activity. He or she spearheads the search for subcontracted business, and reviews PRF, RFQ, and ECR submissions. Most importantly, the Purchasing Manager provides an uninterrupted supply of goods used to manufacture products for the company.
Requirements: (Note: Only candidates with the following qualifications will be considered)
• Degree in Business Administration • Minimum of five (5) years experience in purchasing and/or materials management within a manufacturing environment, and a minimum of 10 years’ overall experience • Manufacturing, Inventory, and fully integrated system experience • Working knowledge of, and proficiency in, word processing (Word), spreadsheet (Excel) and data processing. • Experience in Epicor Vantage ERP Software (a plus) • Strong database management with an emphasis on MRP/MPS (strongly desired) • Good problem-solving and analytical skills
Note: Must be a U.S. citizen or Green Card holder.
Competitive salary and a comprehensive employee benefits package, including medical, dental and vision insurance, generous paid vacations, holidays and personal time off, a 401(K) plan, and more. The Upper Peninsula of Michigan provides a fantastic outdoors adventure (boating, fishing, water skiing, snow skiing, snowmobiling, etc.) and country living at its finest.
Interested and qualified, or do you know someone who might be? To apply, please click on the following link and email your updated resume in a Word format, *highlighting the necessary requirements* and indicating position of interest. Please specify, “Purchasing Manager – SFPM” in the subject line.