Senior Buyer Food Beverage

Confidential Company  •  San Jose, CA

5 - 7 years experience  •  Medical Devices & Diagnostics

$85K - $100K
Posted on 02/18/18
Confidential Company
San Jose, CA
5 - 7 years experience
Medical Devices & Diagnostics
$85K - $100K
Posted on 02/18/18

Manufacturer of confection based dietary supplements and nutritional vitamins supplying the sports nutrition, natural product and nutraceutical markets. 
200K sq. ft. Plant with 500 employees, 5-day, 3 shift, 3 mogul lines, 14 packaging lines, producing 30mm products daily.  Company holds 37% of this market.
 
Responsibilities:
 
Creates purchase orders and manages raw material inventories to support the production schedule, delivery times, negotiates the prices
for services and products long-term and short-term transactions with vendors. 

Plans strategic purchasing plans company-wide and collects data on potential suppliers and carriers.

Schedules shipping times and manages the requirements of freight travel. 

Coordinate with other departments; Operations, Purchasing, Engineering, Quality, R&D and Warehouse. 


Qualifications
 
BA/BA.

5+ years’ experience in procurement / purchasing from food or beverage manufacturing.

Product forecasting.

MS Office applications and ERP systems.

Ideal:  Certification from Institute for Supply Management.

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