PURCHASING/INVENTORY MANAGER-MRP

Location: LOS ANGELES, CA
Date Posted: 03-25-2018
Are you a self-motivated, service oriented individual who wants to be part of a special company? We're a leading ingredient distributor has an immediate opening for a friendly, analytics-oriented Purchasing-Inventory Manager to join our growing team. As the successful candidate you will oversee the efficient and effective operation of the purchasing and inventory functions to maintain optimal stocking levels. As a motivational manager you will nurture the buying team and possess a keen business sense and strong negotiation skills to obtain the best prices from our suppliers.
 
Your role will be to:
 Continually monitor inventory in multiple warehouses, running reports and analyzing sales and market data to ensure optimal stocking levels and reorder points.
 Negotiate prices with current suppliers and evaluate their performance based on price, quantity and delivery times.
 Source new suppliers and shift business among suppliers to optimize company profitability.
 Manage and oversee a team of buyers by hiring, training and motivating staff.
 Conduct periodic reviews of existing policies and procedures to ensure they reflect current activity.
 
 
Qualifications:
Required: University degree in finance, inventory management, supply chain or logistics and five (5) years successful on-the-job experience with familiarity with MRP systems.
Preferred: University degree and five (5) plus years on the job and possess a CPIM or CSCP.
 Effective and persuasive negotiating skills and a high proficiency and passion for analytics.
 Strong listening & communication skills (Verbal & Written: clear, concise, professional), in English.
 Ability to meet deadlines, work in fast-paced environment, make decisions, exercise sound judgment, implement & enforce SOP’s, delegate, plan, budget & prioritize, within tight quality and efficiency parameters.
 Strong people management skills, ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

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