Job # 2594

Edina contract manufacturing firm needs a Sr. Procurement Specialist to provide leadership to and be responsible for development and implementation of procurement strategies. Maintain appropriate stock levels and maintain quality. Assist Procurement Manager and VP of Operations with special projects. This is a Direct Hire position.

Duties:

  • Plan and direct purchasing functions
  • Keep up to date on delivery conditions and respond accordingly
  • Source new vendors and negotiate with current and newly identified suppliers
  • Maintain cost information and other data in ERP system

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, engineering or related disciplines. MBA¬†preferred
  • 5+ years of purchasing experience
  • Project management or commodity management experience
  • Experience with wood, metals and plastics (at least with one)