Purchasing Manager

Location
Golden Valley, Minnesota
Posted
Dec 18, 2017
Closes
Jan 17, 2018
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time

Bulk Reef Supply is an online retailer of top quality products for saltwater aquarium hobbyists.  We currently have an opening for Purchasing Manager on our Operations team.  This position is responsible for establishing sourcing strategies for all procurement categories, materials, products and services.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage day to day purchasing functions
  • Negotiate cost of goods sold to ensure margin expectations are met
  • Respond to inventory discrepancies and vendor performance
  • Create & maintain forecasting tools
  • Plan purchasing for promotional events
  • Analyze and interpret buying habits to ensure efficiency and cost effective operations
  • Manage 2 direct reports

Qualifications include:

  • Bachelors Degree in Business or related field
  • 5+ years of procurement experience with at least 2 years supervisory experience.
  • Demonstrated experience buying for companies that assemble or manufacture their own products
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and ERP Software
  • Experience negotiating pricing and working directly with vendors
  • CPIM or CSCP certification preferred

We offer  a competitive wage and benefit program.  Interested candidates please send a resume.  For more information about Bulk Reef Supply please visit our website at www.bulkreefsupply.com